“Unless both sides stop fighting and allow these people to go home, [the Kachin IDPs] are facing a dire situation.”
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A lack of rain ahead of the monsoon season is causing ponds and lakes around Rangoon to dry up, resulting in water shortages for many of the city’s six million[…]
House speaker of the Burmese parliament, Shwe Mann, urged all government authorities to implement the return of confiscated lands back to villagers before monsoon season so that farmers can prepare[…]
Apr 6, 2009 (DVB), The United Nations has urged the international community to focus increased aid to Burma on cyclone-hit Irrawaddy delta as monsoon season threatens the delicate recovery process[…]
Mar 31, 2009 (DVB), Appeals have gone out to the international community for a substantial increase in funds and support for victims of cyclone Nargis, four weeks before the onset[…]
July 23, 2007 (DVB)