Defending Democracy? International Donor Spending in Myanmar

“Defending Democracy? International Donor Spending in Myanmar” is a briefing on international donor spending produced by the Myanmar Centre for...
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Research Skills – Introductory Skills for Social Researchers

Research Skills is a course for adult learners. It will introduce you to the knowledge and skills required for undertaking a social research project. It is particularly suitable for post-secondary and tertiary-level students who want an introduction to basic research skills and concepts. Each chapter in Research Skills provides clear explanations, exercises to check comprehension and frequent opportunities to use the skills in practical activities.
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DigiSec Lab online course helps Myanmar citizens address key digital risks

Citizens in Myanmar have an increased capacity to protect themselves online and secure their devices following a rapid intervention from...
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Myanmar: Note on the 2021 Amendment to the Counter-Terrorism Law

26 January 2023 -- for immediate release  Myanmar: Note on the 2021 Amendment to the Counter-Terrorism Law The Centre for Law and...
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Pathways to Politics for Women Parliamentarians in Myanmar

The number of women parliamentarians in Myanmar increased during the last decade of democratization before the February 2021 coup d’état...
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IIRR’s Information Resources for Myanmar

Information resources related to Myanmar from IIRR (International Institute of Rural Reconstruction) BROCHURES Barbon, W. J., Myae, C., Su, M....
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Initiative nurtures new generation of actors for an inclusive Myanmar

Initiative nurtures new generation of actors for an inclusive Myanmar

IDRC Initiative nurtures new generation of actors for an inclusive MyanmarNovember 23, 2022 Article from IDRC webpage (version française) Four...
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Myanmar: Mapping Democratic Framework for Free Expression

CLD has today released an Outline of the key elements that should be contained in any democratic legal framework which governs freedom of expression. The goal is to provide guidance to civil society and other interested stakeholders in Myanmar on how to create a framework which is consistent with international standards.
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IDRC-supported gender expert in Myanmar wins N-Peace award

February 13, 2020 News from IDRC website May Sabe Phyu has won an N-Peace Award from the United Nations Development...
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Elevating women leaders in Myanmar

Many hurdles remain to achieve gender equality in Myanmar politics and society at large. Research supported by Canada’s Knowledge for Democracy Myanmar Initiative is identifying opportunities to close the gap.
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Myanmar research community contributes to electoral policy debates

October 13, 2020 Research in Action story from IDRC Support for policy-relevant research helps to inform electoral debate in Myanmar....
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Doing Research in Myanmar: Bridging the Research Gap to Improve Development Policies

BY TEACIRCLEOXFORDPOSTED ON JULY 27, 2020 Reproduced from original post on TeaCircleOxford Francesco Obino, Zaw Oo and Edgard Rodriguez introduce a report on...
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Meeting the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic in Myanmar

July 8, 2020 Research in Action article from IDRC AREELUCK PHANKHIAN/ILOCOVID-19 has forced many migrant workers back to Myanmar from...
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A Key Role for Think Tanks in Myanmar’s Development

BY TEACIRCLEOXFORDPOSTED ON FEBRUARY 26, 2020 Reproduce from original post on TeaCircleOxford Edgard Rodriguez considers the role of investing in think tanks to...
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Finding levers of change

Assessing the social science research landscape of developing countries reveals key challenges to building strong and influential research systems. Researchers...
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Sparking change through research

Social scientists in Myanmar seeking to understand the factors that influence women’s participation in politics and the economy are finding...
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A sustained effort to foster evidence-based decision-making in Myanmar

September 24, 2019 Research in Action article from IDRC IDRC Over the course of its near 50-year history, IDRC has...
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Knowledge forum in Myanmar promotes research for sustained reform

July 3, 2019 News from IDRC website More than 100 individuals from 30 institutions are attending the Knowledge Forum in...
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Connecting Myanmar researchers to Canadian universities

February 19, 2019 News from the IDRC website The University of British Columbia, Canada and Yangon University of Economics, Myanmar...
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Increasing gender equality in an evolving democracy

Researchers on the ground in Myanmar are investigating how women can get more involved in policymaking to ensure their voices...
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Myanmar’s largest state parliament develops better research skills

November 1, 2018 Research in Action article from IDRC Parliamentary Centre Training with members and staff of the Shan State...
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Myanmar students gain research skills and experience in Canada

September 17, 2018 Research in Action article from IDRC UBC School of Public Policy and Global AffairsKhin Yu Yu Win...
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Shan State parliamentarians strengthen their research skills

December 18, 2017 Research in Action article from IDRC In Shan State — one of Myanmar’s 21 states, regions, and...
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