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Faces of Change
Introducing the Mitharsuu Center for Leadership and Justice
by Guest, July 12, 2017
The Burmese harp, or the saung (စောင်းကောက်) has 16 strings. It hasn’t always been that way: early versions in the sixth century had as few . . .
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A Journey to Remember
, May 17, 2017
This month, I had the great opportunity to attend Bertha Justice Initiative Global Convening 2017 in Cape Town, South Africa. The convening brought together lawyers, . . .
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Forging Connections Along the Mekong
, January 09, 2017
Every so often, we can be lucky enough to be in a room where the energy and dynamism is so profound that it seems tangible. . . .
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EarthRights School Mekong is now accepting applications!
by Guest, December 14, 2016
EarthRights International’s Mekong School is a training program for civil society advocates from the Mekong region (China, Myanmar, Lao PDR, Thailand, Cambodia, and Vietnam) who . . .
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Obstacles to Indigenous Land Rights
by Guest, December 12, 2016
Land, sky and air are for the survival of all living things. Despite that these things are meant for everyone, human beings try to own . . .
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Don’t Let our Future Dry Up, Lend a Hand to Save the River!
by Guest, December 05, 2016
“The tiger already has the meat in its mouth, so we must find a way to pry the meat from its jaws. We cannot wait . . .
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ERI Exposures Film Highlighting Grave Realities of Mega-Development Projects Wins Best Local Documentary at Film Festival
by Andrew Smith , October 25, 2016
On Sunday, September 11, Move, the film directed by ERI alumnus Khon Soe Moe Aung, saw off competition from six other locally made films to . . .
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A Time for Change and Growth in Myanmar
by Andrew Smith , October 05, 2016
In the three months since completing the EarthRights School Myanmar Organizational Strengthening Training (OST), ten inspirational earth rights defenders from all over Myanmar have begun . . .
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World Rivers Day: Laughter, The Universal Language
by Guest, September 25, 2016
“UNO!” An indigenous Karen boy screamed and it echoed through the teak wood house. A group of EarthRights School Mekong students and staff hailing from . . .
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I am a River
by Guest, August 22, 2016
I am a river. My source is in the Tibetan Tanggula Mountains. Tibetans call me Naqu River . When I enter the Yunnan Province, many . . .
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