Gender and development-focused fellowships and training for Myanmar scholars and activists

Fellowships, training and communications activities will combine to support a community of gender and democratic justice scholars, researchers and activists,...

Capacity building in cross-border areas of India and Bangladesh: Canada-Myanmar IDRC Fellowships for ethnic Myanmar groups 

The Asian University for Women, Bangladesh and India’s Institute for Chin Affairs at Mizoram University and Highland Institute are creating...

Support for public policy to Myanmar pro-democracy stakeholders: Fellowships and training 

The University of British Colombia, Canada will provide online graduate training to Myanmar online educators in public policy, by adapting...

Canada-Myanmar IDRC Research Fellowship Program at Chiang Mai University 

This research fellowships at Chiang Mai University, Thailand will reinforce the capacity for public-policy research and advocacy among Myanmar nationals...

Digital social research and training in a safe cyber environment for Myanmar 

Two Canadian organizations will support emerging researchers from ethnic Myanmar communities to strengthen their capacity for research and advocacy using...

Engaging civil society to rebuild peace prospects – Canada-Myanmar IDRC Research Fellowship 

More than 100 displaced Myanmar scholars, policymakers, think tanks researchers, Rohingya leaders and civil society members will access in-depth training,...

Expanding the virtual civic space: fellowships and training for dissemination and distance learning in social and governance issues for Myanmar

The Asian Institute at the University of Toronto’s Munk School of Global Affairs and Public Policy will support greater voices...

Barriers and pathways to women’s political participation in Myanmar – Gender Equality and Decentralization in Myanmar

Analyze women’s pathways to participation across multiple levels of governance: national parliament, political parties, and social movements;state/division parliaments, government offices;...

Building Emerging Think Tank Capacity in Myanmar

Following an in-depth needs assessment of eight think tanks performed in December 2017, a highly customized capacity development program will...

Building policy research capacity in Myanmar with University of Southern California

This project will support training and mentoring for emerging professionals, mostly women, who have worked in government and/or non-governmental organizations,...

Building policy research capacity in Myanmar with the University of British Columbia

This project will support training and mentoring for emerging professionals, mostly women, who have worked in government and/or non-governmental organizations,...

Building policy research capacity in Myanmar with Royal Institution for the Advancement of Learning-McGill University

This project will support training and mentoring for emerging professionals, mostly women, who have worked in government and/or non-governmental organizations,...

Building policy research capacity in Myanmar with Chiang Mai University

This project will support training and mentoring for emerging professionals, mostly women, who have worked in government and/or non-governmental organizations,...

Building policy research capacity in Myanmar with Asian Institute of Technology

This project will support training and mentoring for emerging professionals, mostly women, who have worked in government and/or non-governmental organizations,...

Building parliamentary research capacity: The case of Shan state’s sub-national parliament in Myanmar

This project will contribute to strengthening parliamentary research capacity in the Shan state, one of the largest and most diverse...

Post-coup research on digital rights, digital activism, and freedom of expression in Myanmar

This project will contribute data and informed opinion to help shape Myanmar and enhance global understanding of how citizens are...

Building research capacity for inclusive public finance in Myanmar

This project focuses on capacity development for individuals in subnational governments and civil society. Myanmar is experiencing a transition every...

Delivery of public services in ethnic minority states: Gender equality and decentralization in Myanmar

This project will examine the factors that affect the delivery of public services (education, health, and security) in five ethnic...

Gender budgeting: Preferences, policies and impact – Gender equality and decentralization

The main thrust of this project is to bring gender considerations into the discussion and preparation of budgets in Myanmar....

Pathways to economic and political empowerment for ethnic minority women in Myanmar – Gender equality and decentralization

This project will use a participatory, community-level approach to examine women’s economic and political empowerment in seven ethnic communities in...

Globally Scaling Solutions to Manage Misinformation

As part of a global initiative to counteract misinformation – a key problem in Myanmar’s emerging democracy, this project aims...

The Publication of the MIPS “Annual Peace & Security Review 2021” and Follow-up Track Two Dialogue Initiative

The 2021 Annual Peace and Security Review will continue to set the bar for a locally led, open data gathering...

Think tank capacity building and policy impact (before and after 2020 election)

This project supports capacity development as an extension to K4DM’s ongoing training, mentorship, and core funding support to think tanks...

Policy research at the Yangon University of Economics – 2020-21

This project builds on the success of the partnership between the University of British Columbia (UBC) and the Yangon University...

Assessing social science research systems in Myanmar’s transition to democracy

This scoping project examines a system-wide landscape of the social sciences research, using the “Doing Research Assessment” to understand, map...

Building organizational development among Myanmar think tanks (Centre for Economic and Social Development)

This project supports the capacities of three local policy research organizations, Advancing Life and Regenerating Motherland, the Centre for Economic...

Building organizational development among Myanmar think tanks (Advancing Life & Regenerating Motherland)

This project supports the capacities of three local policy research organizations, Advancing Life and Regenerating Motherland, the Centre for Economic...

Building organizational development among Myanmar think tanks (Centre for Development and Ethnic Studies)

This project supports the capacities of three local policy research organizations, Advancing Life and Regenerating Motherland, the Centre for Economic...

Promoting gender equality through networks: Strengthening capacity and advocacy in Myanmar

Through design and delivery of training-of-trainers exercises, the Gender Equality Network (with support from AIT) strengthens gender-analysis capacities in research...

Engendering Women’s Political Recruitment and Participation in Myanmar

In the spirit of advancing women’s participation in politics in Myanmar EMReF seeks to generate evidence on political parties' recruitment...