The complex of political institutions, laws, and customs through which the function of governing is carried out in a specific political unit.
Federal, state, or local government organized methods of financial assistance.
Formerly known as Siam, this is a Southeast Asian nation at the center of the Indochina peninsula. Bangkok is the capital city.
The level of governmental organization and function at the national or country-wide level.
A plant genus of the family FABACEAE. The common name of "Bird-Of-Paradise" is also used for other plants such as Heliconia (HELICONIACEAE) and Strelitzia (STRELITZIACEAE) and some birds. The common name of "Cat's-Claw" is more often used with UNCARIA. The common name of "Pernambuco" also refers to a state in Brazil. Furanoditerpenoid lactones and caesalpin are produced by members of this genus.
Smallest political subdivisions within a country at which general governmental functions are carried-out.
Infections with nematodes of the order SPIRURIDA.
A genus of parasitic nematodes that occurs in mammals including man. Infection in humans is either by larvae penetrating the skin or by ingestion of uncooked fish.
Malaria caused by PLASMODIUM VIVAX. This form of malaria is less severe than MALARIA, FALCIPARUM, but there is a higher probability for relapses to occur. Febrile paroxysms often occur every other day.
An abnormal hemoglobin that results from the substitution of lysine for glutamic acid at position 26 of the beta chain. It is most frequently observed in southeast Asian populations.
Prohibition against tobacco smoking in specific areas to control TOBACCO SMOKE POLLUTION.
Exercise of governmental authority to control conduct.
Administrative units of government responsible for policy making and management of governmental activities.
A protozoan parasite that causes vivax malaria (MALARIA, VIVAX). This species is found almost everywhere malaria is endemic and is the only one that has a range extending into the temperate regions.
A genus of snakes of the family VIPERIDAE. It is distributed in West Pakistan, most of India, Burma, Ceylon, Thailand, southeast China, Taiwan, and a few islands of Indonesia. It hisses loudly when disturbed and strikes with great force and speed. Very prolific, it gives birth to 20-60 young. This viper is the leading cause of snakebite in India and Burma. (Moore: Poisonous Snakes of the World, 1980, p127)
Programs and activities sponsored or administered by local, state, or national governments.
Malaria caused by PLASMODIUM FALCIPARUM. This is the severest form of malaria and is associated with the highest levels of parasites in the blood. This disease is characterized by irregularly recurring febrile paroxysms that in extreme cases occur with acute cerebral, renal, or gastrointestinal manifestations.
People who frequently change their place of residence.
Agents used in the treatment of malaria. They are usually classified on the basis of their action against plasmodia at different stages in their life cycle in the human. (From AMA, Drug Evaluations Annual, 1992, p1585)
The palm family of order Arecales, subclass Arecidae, class Liliopsida.
A phospholipid-interacting antimalarial drug (ANTIMALARIALS). It is very effective against PLASMODIUM FALCIPARUM with very few side effects.
The medical use of honey bee products such as BEE VENOM; HONEY; bee pollen; PROPOLIS; and royal jelly.
A republic of southeast Asia, northwest of Thailand, long familiar as Burma. Its capital is Yangon, formerly Rangoon. Inhabited by people of Mongolian stock and probably of Tibetan origin, by the 3d century A.D. it was settled by Hindus. The modern Burmese state was founded in the 18th century but was in conflict with the British during the 19th century. Made a crown colony of Great Britain in 1937, it was granted independence in 1947. In 1989 it became Myanmar. The name comes from myanma, meaning the strong, as applied to the Burmese people themselves. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p192 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p367)
Persons fleeing to a place of safety, especially those who flee to a foreign country or power to escape danger or persecution in their own country or habitual residence because of race, religion, or political belief. (Webster, 3d ed)
The total number of cases of a given disease in a specified population at a designated time. It is differentiated from INCIDENCE, which refers to the number of new cases in the population at a given time.
The level of governmental organization and function below that of the national or country-wide government.
A genus of HEPADNAVIRIDAE causing hepatitis in humans, woodchucks (HEPATITIS B VIRUS, WOODCHUCK) and ground squirrels. hepatitis b virus is the type species.
The relationships of groups of organisms as reflected by their genetic makeup.
Remains, impressions, or traces of animals or plants of past geological times which have been preserved in the earth's crust.
A group of SESQUITERPENES and their analogs that contain a peroxide group (PEROXIDES) within an oxepin ring (OXEPINS).
The constant presence of diseases or infectious agents within a given geographic area or population group. It may also refer to the usual prevalence of a given disease with such area or group. It includes holoendemic and hyperendemic diseases. A holoendemic disease is one for which a high prevalent level of infection begins early in life and affects most of the child population, leading to a state of equilibrium such that the adult population shows evidence of the disease much less commonly than do children (malaria in many communities is a holoendemic disease). A hyperendemic disease is one that is constantly present at a high incidence and/or prevalence rate and affects all groups equally. (Last, A Dictionary of Epidemiology, 3d ed, p53, 78, 80)
The process of leaving one's country to establish residence in a foreign country.
Activities concerned with governmental policies, functions, etc.
A protozoan disease caused in humans by four species of the PLASMODIUM genus: PLASMODIUM FALCIPARUM; PLASMODIUM VIVAX; PLASMODIUM OVALE; and PLASMODIUM MALARIAE; and transmitted by the bite of an infected female mosquito of the genus ANOPHELES. Malaria is endemic in parts of Asia, Africa, Central and South America, Oceania, and certain Caribbean islands. It is characterized by extreme exhaustion associated with paroxysms of high FEVER; SWEATING; shaking CHILLS; and ANEMIA. Malaria in ANIMALS is caused by other species of plasmodia.
Decisions, usually developed by government policymakers, for determining present and future objectives pertaining to the health care system.
The prototypical antimalarial agent with a mechanism that is not well understood. It has also been used to treat rheumatoid arthritis, systemic lupus erythematosus, and in the systemic therapy of amebic liver abscesses.
The largest of the continents. It was known to the Romans more specifically as what we know today as Asia Minor. The name comes from at least two possible sources: from the Assyrian asu (to rise) or from the Sanskrit usa (dawn), both with reference to its being the land of the rising sun, i.e., eastern as opposed to Europe, to the west. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p82 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p34)
A species of protozoa that is the causal agent of falciparum malaria (MALARIA, FALCIPARUM). It is most prevalent in the tropics and subtropics.
A country spanning from central Asia to the Pacific Ocean.
The reduction or regulation of the population of mosquitoes through chemical, biological, or other means.
Diminished or failed response of an organism, disease or tissue to the intended effectiveness of a chemical or drug. It should be differentiated from DRUG TOLERANCE which is the progressive diminution of the susceptibility of a human or animal to the effects of a drug, as a result of continued administration.
A course or method of action selected, usually by a government, from among alternatives to guide and determine present and future decisions.
Agencies of the FEDERAL GOVERNMENT of the United States.
Deoxyribonucleic acid that makes up the genetic material of protozoa.
That distinct portion of the institutional, industrial, or economic structure of a country that is controlled or owned by non-governmental, private interests.
Proteins found in any species of protozoan.
Innovation and improvement of the health care system by reappraisal, amendment of services, and removal of faults and abuses in providing and distributing health services to patients. It includes a re-alignment of health services and health insurance to maximum demographic elements (the unemployed, indigent, uninsured, elderly, inner cities, rural areas) with reference to coverage, hospitalization, pricing and cost containment, insurers' and employers' costs, pre-existing medical conditions, prescribed drugs, equipment, and services.
Genotypic differences observed among individuals in a population.
Components of a national health care system which administer specific services, e.g., national health insurance.
A multistage process that includes cloning, physical mapping, subcloning, determination of the DNA SEQUENCE, and information analysis.
The genetic constitution of the individual, comprising the ALLELES present at each GENETIC LOCUS.
Administration and functional structures for the purpose of collectively systematizing activities for a particular goal.
A collective expression for all behavior patterns acquired and socially transmitted through symbols. Culture includes customs, traditions, and language.
Discussion of documents issued by local, regional, or national governments or by their agencies or subdivisions.
The area of a nation's economy that is tax-supported and under government control.
Studies in which the presence or absence of disease or other health-related variables are determined in each member of the study population or in a representative sample at one particular time. This contrasts with LONGITUDINAL STUDIES which are followed over a period of time.
The attitude of a significant portion of a population toward any given proposition, based upon a measurable amount of factual evidence, and involving some degree of reflection, analysis, and reasoning.
A rare congenital hypoplastic anemia that usually presents early in infancy. The disease is characterized by a moderate to severe macrocytic anemia, occasional neutropenia or thrombocytosis, a normocellular bone marrow with erythroid hypoplasia, and an increased risk of developing leukemia. (Curr Opin Hematol 2000 Mar;7(2):85-94)
Any part or derivative of any protozoan that elicits immunity; malaria (Plasmodium) and trypanosome antigens are presently the most frequently encountered.
A sodium-dependent neutral amino acid transporter that accounts for most of the sodium-dependent neutral amino acid uptake by mammalian cells. The preferred substrates for this transporter system include ALANINE; SERINE; and GLUTAMINE.
In vitro method for producing large amounts of specific DNA or RNA fragments of defined length and sequence from small amounts of short oligonucleotide flanking sequences (primers). The essential steps include thermal denaturation of the double-stranded target molecules, annealing of the primers to their complementary sequences, and extension of the annealed primers by enzymatic synthesis with DNA polymerase. The reaction is efficient, specific, and extremely sensitive. Uses for the reaction include disease diagnosis, detection of difficult-to-isolate pathogens, mutation analysis, genetic testing, DNA sequencing, and analyzing evolutionary relationships.
Economic sector concerned with the provision, distribution, and consumption of health care services and related products.
The concept concerned with all aspects of providing and distributing health services to a patient population.
Countries in the process of change with economic growth, that is, an increase in production, per capita consumption, and income. The process of economic growth involves better utilization of natural and human resources, which results in a change in the social, political, and economic structures.
Time period from 1901 through 2000 of the common era.
The amounts spent by individuals, groups, nations, or private or public organizations for total health care and/or its various components. These amounts may or may not be equivalent to the actual costs (HEALTH CARE COSTS) and may or may not be shared among the patient, insurers, and/or employers.
The interactions between representatives of institutions, agencies, or organizations.
An infant during the first month after birth.
The interchange of goods or commodities, especially on a large scale, between different countries or between populations within the same country. It includes trade (the buying, selling, or exchanging of commodities, whether wholesale or retail) and business (the purchase and sale of goods to make a profit). (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed, p411, p2005 & p283)
Governmental levies on property, inheritance, gifts, etc.
The interaction of persons or groups of persons representing various nations in the pursuit of a common goal or interest.
Hospitals controlled by various types of government, i.e., city, county, district, state or federal.
The degree to which individuals are inhibited or facilitated in their ability to gain entry to and to receive care and services from the health care system. Factors influencing this ability include geographic, architectural, transportational, and financial considerations, among others.
Management of public health organizations or agencies.
Descriptions of specific amino acid, carbohydrate, or nucleotide sequences which have appeared in the published literature and/or are deposited in and maintained by databanks such as GENBANK, European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL), National Biomedical Research Foundation (NBRF), or other sequence repositories.
The rights of the individual to cultural, social, economic, and educational opportunities as provided by society, e.g., right to work, right to education, and right to social security.
All organized methods of funding.
The aggregate business enterprise of agriculture, manufacture, and distribution related to tobacco and tobacco-derived products.
Organized groups of users of goods and services.
Financial support of research activities.
A system of government in which there is free and equal participation by the people in the political decision-making process.
Detailed financial plans for carrying out specific activities for a certain period of time. They include proposed income and expenditures.
Health insurance coverage for all persons in a state or country, rather than for some subset of the population. It may extend to the unemployed as well as to the employed; to aliens as well as to citizens; for pre-existing conditions as well as for current illnesses; for mental as well as for physical conditions.
Process of shifting publicly controlled services and/or facilities to the private sector.
The provision of monetary resources including money or capital and credit; obtaining or furnishing money or capital for a purchase or enterprise and the funds so obtained. (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed.)
Private, not-for-profit hospitals that are autonomous, self-established, and self-supported.
A republic in western Africa, south of NIGER between BENIN and CAMEROON. Its capital is Abuja.
Planning for the equitable allocation, apportionment, or distribution of available health resources.
The obligations and accountability assumed in carrying out actions or ideas on behalf of others.
Health services, public or private, in rural areas. The services include the promotion of health and the delivery of health care.
Planning for needed health and/or welfare services and facilities.
Encouraging consumer behaviors most likely to optimize health potentials (physical and psychosocial) through health information, preventive programs, and access to medical care.
A system of medical care regulated, controlled and financed by the government, in which the government assumes responsibility for the health needs of the population.
Institutional funding for facilities and for equipment which becomes a part of the assets of the institution.
The smallest continent and an independent country, comprising six states and two territories. Its capital is Canberra.
The enactment of laws and ordinances and their regulation by official organs of a nation, state, or other legislative organization. It refers also to health-related laws and regulations in general or for which there is no specific heading.
Preferentially rated health-related activities or functions to be used in establishing health planning goals. This may refer specifically to PL93-641.
The discipline studying genetic composition of populations and effects of factors such as GENETIC SELECTION, population size, MUTATION, migration, and GENETIC DRIFT on the frequencies of various GENOTYPES and PHENOTYPES using a variety of GENETIC TECHNIQUES.
Community or individual involvement in the decision-making process.
The promotion and support of consumers' rights and interests.
Planning for health resources at a regional or multi-state level.
Organizations which are not operated for a profit and may be supported by endowments or private contributions.
A process whereby representatives of a particular interest group attempt to influence governmental decision makers to accept the policy desires of the lobbying organization.
The effort of two or more parties to secure the business of a third party by offering, usually under fair or equitable rules of business practice, the most favorable terms.
Legal guarantee protecting the individual from attack on personal liberties, right to fair trial, right to vote, and freedom from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, or national origin. (from accessed 1/31/2003)
The containment, regulation, or restraint of costs. Costs are said to be contained when the value of resources committed to an activity is not considered excessive. This determination is frequently subjective and dependent upon the specific geographic area of the activity being measured. (From Dictionary of Health Services Management, 2d ed)
That segment of commercial enterprise devoted to the design, development, and manufacture of chemical products for use in the diagnosis and treatment of disease, disability, or other dysfunction, or to improve function.
Descriptions and evaluations of specific health care organizations.
An antiviral antibiotic produced by Cephalosporium aphidicola and other fungi. It inhibits the growth of eukaryotic cells and certain animal viruses by selectively inhibiting the cellular replication of DNA polymerase II or the viral-induced DNA polymerases. The drug may be useful for controlling excessive cell proliferation in patients with cancer, psoriasis or other dermatitis with little or no adverse effect upon non-multiplying cells.
The integration of epidemiologic, sociological, economic, and other analytic sciences in the study of health services. Health services research is usually concerned with relationships between need, demand, supply, use, and outcome of health services. The aim of the research is evaluation, particularly in terms of structure, process, output, and outcome. (From Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 2d ed)
Diagnostic, therapeutic and preventive health services provided for individuals in the community.
Studies designed to assess the efficacy of programs. They may include the evaluation of cost-effectiveness, the extent to which objectives are met, or impact.
The largest country in North America, comprising 10 provinces and three territories. Its capital is Ottawa.
Amounts charged to the patient as payer for health care services.
Use for articles on the investing of funds for income or profit.
A specialized agency of the United Nations designed as a coordinating authority on international health work; its aim is to promote the attainment of the highest possible level of health by all peoples.
Organized institutions which provide services to ameliorate conditions of need or social pathology in the community.
The process by which decisions are made in an institution or other organization.
Medical services for which no payment is received. Uncompensated care includes charity care and bad debts.
The actual costs of providing services related to the delivery of health care, including the costs of procedures, therapies, and medications. It is differentiated from HEALTH EXPENDITURES, which refers to the amount of money paid for the services, and from fees, which refers to the amount charged, regardless of cost.
The concept pertaining to the health status of inhabitants of the world.
The process of formulating, improving, and expanding educational, managerial, or service-oriented work plans (excluding computer program development).
The industry concerned with processing, preparing, preserving, distributing, and serving of foods and beverages.
Decisions for determining and guiding present and future objectives from among alternatives.
Organized services to provide health care to expectant and nursing mothers.
Institutions which provide medical or health-related services.
Systematic gathering of data for a particular purpose from various sources, including questionnaires, interviews, observation, existing records, and electronic devices. The process is usually preliminary to statistical analysis of the data.
The process of negotiation between representatives of an employee organization, association or union, and representatives of the employer.
Absolute, comparative, or differential costs pertaining to services, institutions, resources, etc., or the analysis and study of these costs.
The aggregate of various economic, political, and social policies by which an imperial power maintains or extends its control over other areas or peoples. It includes the practice of or belief in acquiring and retaining colonies. The emphasis is less on its identity as an ideological political system than on its designation in a period of history. (Webster, 3d ed; from Dr. J. Cassedy, NLM History of Medicine Division)
The activities and endeavors of the public health services in a community on any level.
The inhabitants of rural areas or of small towns classified as rural.
The act or practice of calling public attention to a product, service, need, etc., especially by paid announcements in newspapers, magazines, on radio, or on television. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)
Time period from 1801 through 1900 of the common era.
An interactive process whereby members of a community are concerned for the equality and rights of all.
The quality or state of relating to or affecting two or more nations. (After Merriam-Webster Collegiate Dictionary, 10th ed)
Hospitals owned and operated by a corporation or an individual that operate on a for-profit basis, also referred to as investor-owned hospitals.
An international organization whose members include most of the sovereign nations of the world with headquarters in New York City. The primary objectives of the organization are to maintain peace and security and to achieve international cooperation in solving international economic, social, cultural, or humanitarian problems.
The capacity of an organization, institution, or business to produce desired results with a minimum expenditure of energy, time, money, personnel, materiel, etc.
Critical and exhaustive investigation or experimentation, having for its aim the discovery of new facts and their correct interpretation, the revision of accepted conclusions, theories, or laws in the light of newly discovered facts, or the practical application of such new or revised conclusions, theories, or laws. (Webster, 3d ed)
Guidelines and objectives pertaining to food supply and nutrition including recommendations for healthy diet.
The interaction of two or more persons or organizations directed toward a common goal which is mutually beneficial. An act or instance of working or acting together for a common purpose or benefit, i.e., joint action. (From Random House Dictionary Unabridged, 2d ed)
Time period from 2001 through 2100 of the common era.
Formal voluntary or governmental procedures and standards required of hospitals and health or other facilities to improve operating efficiency, and for the protection of the consumer.
Organizations representing specialized fields which are accepted as authoritative; may be non-governmental, university or an independent research organization, e.g., National Academy of Sciences, Brookings Institution, etc.
Social and economic factors that characterize the individual or group within the social structure.
Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.
Insurance providing coverage of medical, surgical, or hospital care in general or for which there is no specific heading.
Societal or individual decisions about the equitable distribution of available resources.
Conversations with an individual or individuals held in order to obtain information about their background and other personal biographical data, their attitudes and opinions, etc. It includes school admission or job interviews.
Knowledge, attitudes, and associated behaviors which pertain to health-related topics such as PATHOLOGIC PROCESSES or diseases, their prevention, and treatment. This term refers to non-health workers and health workers (HEALTH PERSONNEL).
Organizations established by endowments with provision for future maintenance.
Exploitation through misrepresentation of the facts or concealment of the purposes of the exploiter.
Health services required by a population or community as well as the health services that the population or community is able and willing to pay for.
Organized groups serving in advisory capacities related to health planning activities.
Research that involves the application of the natural sciences, especially biology and physiology, to medicine.
A situation in which the level of living of an individual, family, or group is below the standard of the community. It is often related to a specific income level.
A system of government in which means of production and distribution of goods are controlled by the state.
Outside services provided to an institution under a formal financial agreement.
Education that increases the awareness and favorably influences the attitudes and knowledge relating to the improvement of health on a personal or community basis.
Theoretical representations and constructs that describe or explain the structure and hierarchy of relationships and interactions within or between formal organizational entities or informal social groups.
Any enterprise centered on the processing, assembly, production, or marketing of a line of products, services, commodities, or merchandise, in a particular field often named after its principal product. Examples include the automobile, fishing, music, publishing, insurance, and textile industries.
A systematic statement of policy rules or principles. Guidelines may be developed by government agencies at any level, institutions, professional societies, governing boards, or by convening expert panels. The text may be cursive or in outline form but is generally a comprehensive guide to problems and approaches in any field of activity. For guidelines in the field of health care and clinical medicine, PRACTICE GUIDELINES AS TOPIC is available.
The purposes, missions, and goals of an individual organization or its units, established through administrative processes. It includes an organization's long-range plans and administrative philosophy.
Financing of medical care provided to public assistance recipients.
Men and women working in the provision of health services, whether as individual practitioners or employees of health institutions and programs, whether or not professionally trained, and whether or not subject to public regulation. (From A Discursive Dictionary of Health Care, 1976)
Individuals responsible for the development of policy and supervision of the execution of plans and functional operations.
The science of controlling or modifying those conditions, influences, or forces surrounding man which relate to promoting, establishing, and maintaining health.
Programs of surveillance designed to prevent the transmission of disease by any means from person to person or from animal to man.
The levels of excellence which characterize the health service or health care provided based on accepted standards of quality.
Activity involved in transfer of goods from producer to consumer or in the exchange of services.
Those actions designed to carry out recommendations pertaining to health plans or programs.
Laws and regulations concerned with industrial processing and marketing of foods.
The science of utilization, distribution, and consumption of services and materials.
The amount that a health care institution or organization pays for its drugs. It is one component of the final price that is charged to the consumer (FEES, PHARMACEUTICAL or PRESCRIPTION FEES).
Promotion and protection of the rights of patients, frequently through a legal process.
A violation of the criminal law, i.e., a breach of the conduct code specifically sanctioned by the state, which through its administrative agencies prosecutes offenders and imposes and administers punishments. The concept includes unacceptable actions whether prosecuted or going unpunished.
Laws concerned with manufacturing, dispensing, and marketing of drugs.
A parliamentary democracy with a constitutional monarch in southeast Asia, consisting of 11 states (West Malaysia) on the Malay Peninsula and two states (East Malaysia) on the island of BORNEO. It is also called the Federation of Malaysia. Its capital is Kuala Lumpur. Before 1963 it was the Union of Malaya. It reorganized in 1948 as the Federation of Malaya, becoming independent from British Malaya in 1957 and becoming Malaysia in 1963 as a federation of Malaya, Sabah, Sarawak, and Singapore (which seceded in 1965). The form Malay- probably derives from the Tamil malay, mountain, with reference to its geography. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p715 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p329)
Any type of research that employs nonnumeric information to explore individual or group characteristics, producing findings not arrived at by statistical procedures or other quantitative means. (Qualitative Inquiry: A Dictionary of Terms Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications, 1997)
Health care services related to human REPRODUCTION and diseases of the reproductive system. Services are provided to both sexes and usually by physicians in the medical or the surgical specialties such as REPRODUCTIVE MEDICINE; ANDROLOGY; GYNECOLOGY; OBSTETRICS; and PERINATOLOGY.
Processes or methods of reimbursement for services rendered or equipment.
Procedures outlined for the care of casualties and the maintenance of services in disasters.
A course of action or principle adopted or proposed by a government, party, business, or individual that concerns human interactions with nature and natural resources.
Assistance, such as money, food, or shelter, given to the needy, aged, or victims of disaster. It is usually granted on a temporary basis. (From The American Heritage Dictionary, 2d college ed)
A method of data collection and a QUALITATIVE RESEARCH tool in which a small group of individuals are brought together and allowed to interact in a discussion of their opinions about topics, issues, or questions.
Available manpower, facilities, revenue, equipment, and supplies to produce requisite health care and services.
The legal relation between an entity (individual, group, corporation, or-profit, secular, government) and an object. The object may be corporeal, such as equipment, or completely a creature of law, such as a patent; it may be movable, such as an animal, or immovable, such as a building.
Drugs considered essential to meet the health needs of a population as well as to control drug costs.
A republic in southern Africa, the southernmost part of Africa. It has three capitals: Pretoria (administrative), Cape Town (legislative), and Bloemfontein (judicial). Officially the Republic of South Africa since 1960, it was called the Union of South Africa 1910-1960.
The organization and administration of health services dedicated to the delivery of health care.
A republic in eastern Africa, south of UGANDA and north of MOZAMBIQUE. Its capital is Dar es Salaam. It was formed in 1964 by a merger of the countries of TANGANYIKA and ZANZIBAR.
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... (Burmese: ဇော်ဌေး, also known as Hmuu Zaw) is a spokesman of the Myanmar government who has served as the director ... "Myanmar government spokesman Zaw Htay". Radio Free Asia. 16 November 2016. Retrieved 23 September 2017. "U Zaw Htay: 'If they ... A graduate of the 37th intake of the Defense Services Academy, Zaw Htay served in the Myanmar Army and went on to join the ... "Meet Myanmar's new presidential spokesman, same as the old presidential spokesman". Coconuts. 7 April 2016. Retrieved 23 ...
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... the government said Friday, the latest unrest in a region that has seen hundreds of thousands of Rohinyga Muslims flee in under ... Twenty homes caught fire and a bomb was detonated near a mosque in Myanmars Rakhine state, ... Sittwe, Myanmar: Twenty homes caught fire and a bomb was detonated near a mosque in Myanmars Rakhine state, the government ... Fresh Fires, Bomb Blast In Myanmars Rakhine: Government. The violence comes days after Myanmars civilian leader Aung San Suu ...
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MSF calls on the Myanmar government to take action to ensure displaced people, and those cut off from services, have proper ... MSF in Myanmar. MSF has been providing healthcare in Myanmar since 1992, providing medical care to millions of people hailing ... The Rohingya are a stateless minority group, not recognised as citizens by the Government of Myanmar. ... Across Myanmar, MSF provides more than 28,000 people with lifesaving anti-retroviral treatment for AIDS and was amongst the ...
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  • People mourn as they attend the funeral of Thet Paing Soe, who was shot and killed during a protest against the military coup in Yangon, Myanmar, March 20, 2021. (
  • Cover: A Buddhist monk wearing face mask to help curb the spread of the new coronavirus, walks to collect morning alms from devotees in Yangon, Myanmar Monday, May 18, 2020. (
  • YANGON, (PNA/Xinhua) - Myanmar government's Central Peace Making Work Committee and representatives of 15 rebel ethnic armed groups out of 17 began their first ever peace talks on Monday in six decades in Myitgyina, capital of northernmost Kachin state, local sources said. (
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  • formerly The New Light of Burma ) is a government-owned newspaper published by the Ministry of Information and based in Yangon , Myanmar . (
  • YANGON, Myanmar - A call for a Monday general strike by demonstrators in Myanmar protesting the military's seizure of power has been met by the ruling junta with a thinly veiled threat to use lethal force, raising the possibility of major clashes. (
  • M inister Retno Marsudi arrived in Myanmar's capital, Yangon, as protestors in her own capital, Jakarta, launched a Molotov cocktail at the Myanmar embassy. (
  • A police vehicle is parked at a road in South Okkalapa township to block anti-coup protesters' gathering in Yangon, Myanmar, Friday, April 9, 2021. (
  • Young demonstrators flash the three-fingered symbol of resistance as they march in Yangon, Myanmar, Saturday, April 10, 2021. (
  • A protester with an image of ousted Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi on the arm joins anti-coup protest march in Yangon, Myanmar, Saturday, April 10, 2021. (
  • Protesters chant slogans and march in the street of Myaynigone township during the anti-coup demonstration in Yangon, Myanmar, Friday, April 9, 2021. (
  • Children flash the three-fingered symbol of resistance as they join an anti-coup protest in Yangon, Myanmar, Saturday, April 10, 2021. (
  • YANGON (AP) - At least 82 people were killed in one day in a crackdown by Myanmar security forces on pro-democracy protesters, according to reports Saturday from independent local media and an organization that keeps track of casualties since the February coup. (
  • YANGON, Myanmar - Myanmar's military junta dismissed a U.N. statement Friday calling for dialogue with the pro-democracy opposition, insisting that it would follow its own roadmap toward reform - a plan critics say is a ruse aimed at extending the government's grip on power. (
  • YANGON, Myanmar - Protesters in Myanmar on Thursday marked two months since the military seized power by again defying the threat of lethal violence and demonstrating against its toppling of the country's democratically elected government. (
  • In this image made from video, police in riot gear move in at anti-coup protesters gathered in Yangon, Myanmar, Saturday, Feb. 27, 2021. (
  • Myanmar police on Saturday moved to clear anti-coup protesters from the streets of the country's biggest city Yangon. (
  • Explore the ancient mysteries of Myanmar on this tour from Yangon. (
  • COX'S BAZAR, Bangladesh/YANGON (Reuters) - Two blasts rocked an area on the Myanmar side of the border with Bangladesh on Monday, accompanied by the sound of gunfire and thick black smoke, as violence that has sent nearly 90,000 Muslim Rohingya fleeing to Bangladesh showed no sign of easing. (
  • Chinese embassy in Myanmar as well as Chinese companies working in the country donated on Friday a bulk of relief materials to fire victims left homeless through a recent major fire in Yangon. (
  • Taking care by Chinese Economic and Commercial Counselor Tang Hai and representatives of the Chinese companies, the relief materials were immediately transported to the victims resettled at government-arranged relief camp opened at a suburban area in the new satellite town of Shwepyithar in Yangon where an industrial zone locates. (
  • YANGON, Sept. 28 (Xinhua) -- Myanmar authorities seized large haul of stimulant tablets in three townships of Shan state in a single day, according to the Central Committee for Drug Abuse Control (CCDAC) on Saturday. (
  • COX'S BAZAR, Bangladesh/YANGON (Reuters) - Thousands of Rohingya Muslims fleeing violence in Myanmar are trying to cross the border with Bangladesh, Bangladeshi security officials said yesterday, as fresh fighting erupted in Myanmar's northwestern Rakhine state. (
  • YANGON: Myanmar troops seized $7 million worth of narcotics, precursors and equipment in a raid on drug labs in the restive north, the army said Monday, as it continues a war against ethnic rebels accused of profiting from the drug trade. (
  • Confiscated drugs are burnt during a ceremony by Myanmar police to commemorate World Anti-Drugs Day on the outskirts of Yangon on June 26, 2017. (
  • After first attending a series of summit meetings in this gleaming capital city, built in just 10 years to house the new Myanmar government, the president traveled Thursday to a more storied city: Yangon, symbolic home of the opposition party, whose leaders are growing impatient with Obama's embrace of the sitting government. (
  • The study will be a collaboration between clinicians at Insein General Hospital North Okkalapa General Hospital and Thingangyun General Hospital in Yangon and Naypyidaw General Hospital in Naypyidaw, Myanmar and the Department of Global Health at Menzies School of Health Research. (
  • Police clash with Buddhist monks while they take part in a protest in support of the jailed nationalist right wing monk Wirathu outside Insein prison in Yangon, Myanmar, January 16, 2021. (
  • The KNU, which controls territory in eastern Myanmar near the Thai border, is a close ally of the resistance movement against the military coup that ousted the elected government of Aung San Suu Kyi. (
  • China's relationship with Aung San Suu Kyi was largely suppressed under the military government. (
  • This policy was cost free because the NLD and its leader Aung San Suu Kyi had little influence over Myanmar's domestic and foreign policy decision process under the military government and China could pursue its political and economic agendas by working with the government alone. (
  • The government of Aung San Suu Kyi ordered telecoms companies to shut down mobile internet coverage in two states. (
  • The government of Aung San Suu Kyi ordered telecoms companies to block mobile internet coverage in nine townships across the two states on June 20 last year, as clashes between the Myanmar military and troops from the ethnic Arakan Army escalated. (
  • The death toll of 82 was a preliminary one compiled by the Assistance Association for Political Prisoners, which issues daily counts of casualties and arrests from the crackdown in the aftermath of the Feb. 1 coup that ousted the elected government of Aung San Suu Kyi. (
  • SHAMLAPUR, Bangladesh/ DHAKA, (Reuters) - Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi came under more pressure yesterday to halt violence against Rohingya Muslims that has sent nearly 125,000 of them fleeing over the border to Bangladesh in just over 10 days. (
  • WASHINGTON (AP) - A senior administration official says President Barack Obama will meet privately with Myanmar democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi at the White House Wednesday. (
  • WASHINGTON (AP) - Myanmar democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi is signaling guarded support for the easing of the remaining U.S. economic sanctions on her country. (
  • The treatment of approximately 1.1 million Muslim Rohingya in mainly Buddhist Myanmar has emerged as the biggest challenge for national leader Aung San Suu Kyi, who late on Friday condemned the morning raids - in which insurgents wielding guns, sticks and homemade bombs assaulted 30 police stations and an army base. (
  • Among those who have urged Obama to take a harder line with the government of President Thein Sein is Aung San Suu Kyi , the Nobel laureate whose years of house arrest made her the international face of the independence movement. (
  • WASHINGTON DC: The military's seizure of power in Myanmar and the detention of head of government Aung San Suu Kyi is far from the first time generals in the country have interfered in national politics. (
  • How else can one interpret the government's shameful actions in obstructing information needed for humanitarian agencies to provide food and other assistance, impeding people from learning about COVID-19 and its spread, and blocking reporting about rights abuses,' Robertson told DW, adding that the civilian government of Aung San Suu Kyi is at fault. (
  • A spokesman for the Karen National Union, the minority's main political group seeking greater autonomy from Myanmar's central government, said its armed wing attacked the base at 5am and burned it down just after dawn. (
  • There was no immediate comment from Myanmar's military government. (
  • On January 6, 2021, the government of Myanmar and the UN Resident Coordinator's office co-hosted a joint meeting on Myanmar's LDC Graduation Process. (
  • Twenty homes caught fire and a bomb was detonated near a mosque in Myanmar's Rakhine state, the government said Friday, the latest unrest in a region that has seen hundreds of thousands of Rohinyga Muslims flee in under a month. (
  • Myanmar's government admits that scores of villages have been burned down over the past month. (
  • The government has blocked independent media access to the conflict zone in northern Rakhine, making it difficult to verify the swirl of claims and counterclaims that has amplified Myanmar's already bitter ethnic divides. (
  • With the National League for Democracy's (NLD) landslide victory in the general elections in November, China expects a new page in Myanmar's domestic politics and foreign policy under the new government to be inaugurated at the end of March 2016. (
  • With rapid development already occurring, it is important to address air pollution in Myanmar for the health and safety of Myanmar's people. (
  • Malaysia, another ASEAN member, summoned Myanmar's ambassador to express displeasure over the violence and scolded Myanmar for making "little, if any" progress on the problem. (
  • Myanmar's government and its development partners can help farmers increase productivity and raise their incomes through increasing rice yields, more crop diversification, value-addition for crops and products, and by granting stronger land tenure security. (
  • The jade trade between Myanmar and China is worth an estimated US$30 billion a year - about half of Myanmar's GDP. (
  • Paet, along with other MEPs, visited a refugee camp in Bangladesh to see the situation with his own eyes before meeting with representatives of Myanmar's government to submit the European Union's demands regarding the crisis. (
  • In addition to strengthening Myanmar's national HIV programs, CDC supports Myanmar to address its tuberculosis (TB) epidemic through health systems strenghtening. (
  • Myanmar's government has continued to be swayed by military influence. (
  • The coalition also appealed to the World Health Organization (WHO) to urge Myanmar's government to end the shutdown. (
  • The government defends the shutdown and claims that it is necessary due to the intense fight between Myanmar' military and the Arakan Army, a militant group based in Rakhine state.In Rakhine state, Myanmar's military has been accused of committing serious human rights violations. (
  • Union Government Office General Administration Department Htun Htun Oo, Union Attorney General, posted a bill from the president to the Pyidaungsu Hluttaw for the formation of two new ministries on 20 November 2017. (
  • Human Rights Watch and Fortify Rights welcome the opportunity to provide joint input into the November 2017 request by the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) for an exceptional report from the Myanmar government on the situation of women and girls from northern Rakhine State. (
  • This submission outlines the findings of our organizations through several separate on-the-ground investigations in 2016, 2017, and 2018 that documented widespread human rights violations committed against ethnic Rohingya women and girls by Myanmar security forces. (
  • [2] In November 2017, Pramila Patten, the United Nations special representative on sexual violence in conflict, said the Myanmar army's widespread use of sexual violence against Rohingya women and girls was "a calculated tool of terror aimed at the extermination and removal of the Rohingya as a group," adding that she documented the basis for characterizing the crimes as genocide. (
  • In December 2016 and March 2017, Fortify Rights spoke to eight Rohingya women who were raped and gang raped by Myanmar army soldiers in October and November 2016 in seven villages in Maungdaw township. (
  • [10] Fortify Rights also documented rape and sexual violence in August and September 2017 in all three townships of northern Rakhine State, including through interviews with nine witnesses to rapes, gang rapes, and post-rape body mutilation by Myanmar army soldiers. (
  • Although much work has been done in the camps since August 2017, when the majority of the Rohingya refugees arrived after fleeing violence in Myanmar, conditions remain difficult. (
  • Smoke is seen on the Myanmar side of the border from Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh, September 4, 2017. (
  • We must all go further, faster-together," Kyte told more than 1500 delegates and government ministers at the 2017 version of the biannual Vienna Energy Forum this week, organized by the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) . (
  • She, as Umme, had escaped Myanmar in August 2017. (
  • Myanmar is one of the five countries that will be reviewed by the Committee for Development Policy (CDP) in February 2021 and may be recommended for graduation from the category of least developed countries (LDCs). (
  • Protesters take cover during clashes with security forces in Monywa, Myanmar, March 21, 2021, in this still image from a video obtained by Reuters. (
  • In this image taken from video by UNTV, Myanmar Ambassador to the United Nations Kyaw Moe Tun flashes the three-fingered salute, a gesture of defiance done by anti-coup protesters in Myanmar, at the end of his speech before the U.N. General Assembly at the United Nations Friday, Feb. 27 , 2021. (
  • Buddhist monks flash a three-fingered salute of defiance in Mandalay, Myanmar on Feb 8, 2021. (
  • abbreviated NUG) is a body claiming to be the legitimate government of Myanmar (Burma), existing in parallel with State Administration Council military junta. (
  • Secretary of State Antony Blinken said on Twitter the U.S. would take firm action 'against those who perpetrate violence against the people of Burma as they demand the restoration of their democratically elected government. (
  • Donor Information Pack Contains Current Detailed Information About International Aid and United Nations Agencies That Have Launched Appeals For The Myanmar (Burma) Nargis Cyclone Humanitarian Crisis. (
  • As further information emerges about the extent of the humanitarian disaster in Myanmar (Burma), inflicted by Tropical Cyclone Nargis, the United Nations, international aid agencies and governments stepped up their calls to the Myanmar government to allow immediate access to the region. (
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  • Myanmar [1] , or Burma , officially the Republic of the Union of Myanmar is a country in Southeast Asia . (
  • In Myanmar - called Burma under British rule, but changed by the military after crushing the pro-democracy movement in 1989 - the colonists brought in Hindu and Muslim Indians to serve in the colonial administration. (
  • [4] In March 2018, UN Special Rapporteur Yanghee Lee said the crimes against Rohingya in Myanmar "bear the hallmarks of genocide. (
  • Cox's Bazar (25 February 2018) - Six months after more than 688,000 refugees from Myanmar fled from mass violence to neighboring Bangladesh, providing continued support for medical treatment, sanitation, and shelter remain the most pressing needs. (
  • The majority of domestic news articles comes from the state-run Myanmar News Agency (MNA), whilst most international articles come from news services , particularly Reuters , which are published after censorship by the MNA. (
  • A recent Reuters report noted that Myanmar was the only developing country in Southeast Asia where spending on the military is higher than combined spending on healthcare and education. (
  • Reuters reporters heard explosions and saw black smoke rising near a Myanmar village. (
  • Two refugees also told Reuters they saw members of the Myanmar army around the site in the immediate period preceding the blasts which occurred around 2:25 p.m. (
  • Reuters was unable to independently verify that the planted devices were landmines and that there was any link to the Myanmar army. (
  • On Monday, Reuters reporters saw fires and heard gunshots before the explosions near the Myanmar village of Taung Pyo Let Way. (
  • KUALA LUMPUR/KOH LIPE, Thailand (Reuters) - Malaysia prodded Myanmar on Sunday to halt the exodus from its shores as concern grew for uncounted migrants adrift in rickety boats around the Andaman Sea. (
  • Some 3,000 Rohingya arrived at the Naf river separating Myanmar and Bangladesh yesterday, Manzurul Hassan Khan, a Bangladeshi border guard commander, told Reuters. (
  • Reuters reporters saw hundreds of Rohingya crossing into Bangladesh near the border village of Gumdhum as gun shots could be heard from the Myanmar side. (
  • The government temporarily lifted restrictions in five townships from September 2019 until February 2020 when they were reinstated - just as the coronavirus outbreak was beginning to spread around the world. (
  • He told the 4th Emerging Asia Banking and FinTech Summit 2019 on Tuesday that Myanmar had fully drawn up the road map, which would be officially launched once approved by the cabinet. (
  • Myanmar authorities blocked internet access in the nine townships in the two states on June 21, 2019, citing security concerns. (
  • What's in Store for Myanmar in 2020 and Beyond? (
  • The immediate objective of the project is by 2020, as a result of the strengthening of selected elements of the national OSH system, Myanmar and Lao PDR have established and enhanced an overall occupational safety and health framework. (
  • It called for the immediate cessation of violence, a dialogue among all concerned parties, mediation of the dialogue process by an ASEAN special envoy, provision of humanitarian aid through ASEAN channels, and a visit to Myanmar by the special envoy to meet all concerned parties. (
  • The International Trade Union Confederation has called for recognition of the NUG by governments and the United Nations, and the ASEAN Parliamentarians for Human Rights, a group of pro-human rights lawmakers within the ASEAN countries, have called on ASEAN to invite the NUG to the April 24 ASEAN summit rather than representatives of the military junta. (
  • While ASEAN and PRC nationals may have had visa-free access in the past, the Myanmar Embassy in Singapore declares that 'all nationalities' must obtain visas before travel (9 April 2008). (
  • Ultimate beneficiaries: all the workers, employers and general public of Myanmar, Lao PDR and other ASEAN countries. (
  • Agri Myanmar 2016 is the response to the recognition of huge investing opportunities in agrochemical and crop care industry which collaborates with agriculture. (
  • Problems began when the government consolidated several payroll systems into one in February 2016. (
  • Ethnic Karen guerrillas say they have captured a Myanmar army base near the border with Thailand, representing a morale-boosting action for those opposing the military's takeover of the country's civilian government in February. (
  • In the 1980s and 90s, many fled the civil war in Myanmar and sought refuge in Thailand, where they integrated with the local Thai people and are still living in the country. (
  • Although some have assimilated into the local Thai population, a majority continue to live in abject poverty in refugee camps along the border of Thailand and Myanmar. (
  • For example, to harvest rice, one day of work generates only 23 kg of paddy in Myanmar, compared to 62 kg in Cambodia, 429 kg in Vietnam, and 547 kg in Thailand. (
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  • The high-level of representation of the Myanmar government, which included H.E. U Soe Win, Minister of Planning Finance and Industry, deputy ministers and the Permanent Representatives to the UN in New York and Geneva, sends a positive signal in terms of the country's commitment to navigating the graduation process and, if recommended for graduation, ensuring a smooth transition out of the LDC category. (
  • In an effort to counter typhoid, a disease said to be endemic in Liberia with more than 7,400 cases annually, the government has introduced a vaccine for the first time this month in its regular child inoculations, according to Adolphus Clarke, the country's Program Manager for National Immunization at the Ministry of Health. (
  • Around 400,000 Rohingya Muslims have now sought refuge in the country's southern state of Chitagong, with the UN's top human rights official saying Myanmar is carrying out 'a textbook example of ethnic cleansing' against the Rohingya. (
  • SAO PAULO (AP) - Key members of Brazil's government on Wednesday celebrated the anniversary of the country's 1964 military coup, which launched a 21-year dictatorship that saw hundreds of people killed and thousands tortured. (
  • Inside Myanmar, an opposition group consisting of ousted lawmakers on Wednesday declared the country's 2008 constitution, drafted under military direction, void and put forward an interim replacement charter in another challenge to the junta. (
  • Demonstrators in several areas burned copies of the 2008 constitution on Thursday to celebrate the action by the Committee Representing Pyidaungsu Hluttaw, the country's legislature, which calls itself the legitimate government. (
  • While the recent political reforms in Myanmar hold promise for the country's future, its long-neglected healthcare system faces a number of challenges before it can deliver effective and affordable care to the people. (
  • Although the government increased spending on healthcare in 2013, the rise brought healthcare spending to 3.9% of the country's total budget. (
  • Myanmar security forces cracked down on anti-coup protesters in the country's second-largest city Mandalay on Friday, injuring at least three people, two of whom were shot in the chest by rubber bullets and another who suffered a wound on his leg. (
  • Come and see why, even when the country's reputation might have chilled, Myanmar still has the ability to stir. (
  • CDC's office in Myanmar was established in 2015 and supports the country's National AIDS Program, the National Health Laboratory, and other partners to develop strategies and guidelines for HIV/AIDS prevention and treatment and strengthen surveillance and laboratory systems. (
  • Rohingya have been fleeing Myanmar to Bangladesh since the early 1990s and there are now around 400,000 in the country, where they are a source of tension between the two nations who both regard them as the other country's citizens. (
  • Rohingya refugee children in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh, have fled violence in their homeland of Myanmar and now face coronavirus. (
  • About 73,000 Rohingya refugees have fled across the border from Myanmar to Bangladesh over the past week, with aid workers warning that relief camps can take no more. (
  • Myanmar officials blamed Rohingya militants for the burning of homes and civilian deaths, but rights monitors and Rohingya fleeing to Bangladesh say the Myanmar army is trying to force them out with a campaign of arson and killings. (
  • H.T. Imam, a political adviser to Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, said other countries from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations could join Indonesia in putting pressure on fellow member Myanmar. (
  • About 210,000 Rohingya have sought refuge in Bangladesh since October, when Rohingya insurgents staged smaller attacks on security posts, triggering a major Myanmar army counter-offensive. (
  • Today there are some 100,000 Rohingya left in an area in Myanmar where there once were a little over a million, everyone else has escaped to Bangladesh," Paet added. (
  • Bangladeshi border guards said a woman lost a leg from a blast about 50 meters inside Myanmar and was carried into Bangladesh to get treatment. (
  • The number of those crossing the border into Bangladesh - 87,000 - surpassed the number who escaped Myanmar after a series of much smaller insurgent attacks last October that set off a military operation. (
  • Myanmar terms the Rohingya "Bengalis", a name most Rohingya reject because it implies they are immigrants from neighboring Bangladesh despite having lived in Myanmar for generations. (
  • Rohingya refugees, who fled to Bangladesh after the Myanmar military's violent campaign against the Muslim minority group last year, are being asked to return to Myanmar, but some refugees are reluctant to leave. (
  • Bangladesh and Myanmar were set to start the repatriation of 2,260 Rohingya refugees to Rakhine State on Thursday, however by late afternoon no Rohingya families had volunteered to return, according to Bangladeshi authorities. (
  • Bangladesh has repeatedly said that no one will be forced to go back to Myanmar, but with little information given to those living in a sprawling refugee camp at Cox's Bazar, the process has been steeped in rumor, fear and uncertainty. (
  • More than 720,000 Rohingya fled into Bangladesh following a systematic campaign by the Myanmar military that began in August last year. (
  • No refugee in Bangladesh should be forced into hiding because they think they will be forced back to Myanmar. (
  • UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet said on Tuesday that "we are witnessing terror and panic" among the refugees "who are at imminent risk of being returned to Myanmar against their will," and she called on the Bangladesh government to halt repatriations. (
  • We managed to escape the shooting in Myanmar and tried to enter Bangladesh. (
  • A 25-year-old man whose relatives said he had been shot by Myanmar security forces on Friday died as he was carried to Bangladesh for treatment. (
  • After a meeting between delegations of the two countries in Dhaka on Friday, Kamal said Bangladesh has listed around 1.1 million Myanmar nationals who have crossed the border. (
  • Myanmar Home Minister Lt Gen Kyaw Swe arrived in Dhaka yesterday afternoon on a three-day visit to Bangladesh. (
  • Both the New York Times and the BBC had been writing extensively about the Rohingya fleeing for their lives into Bangladesh as the Myanmar Army burned down their villages in southwest Myanmar. (
  • During the twenty years of military rule in Myanmar, Beijing minimized contact with Suu Kyi and the NLD out of consideration for the military government's sensitivity. (
  • The shutdown calls into question the Myanmar government's commitment to preventing the spread of the virus, particularly in ethnic minority areas. (
  • The International Aid Effort is Still Being Hampered by the Myanmar Government's Refusal to Grant Visas. (
  • They hide behind the arcane and ultimately destructive policy of non-interference, repeating the demonstrably false claim that the Myanmar government's persecution of Rohingya is an 'internal affair'," he wrote in the Jakarta Post on Sunday. (
  • Phil Robertson, HRW' deputy Asia director said the ongoing internet ban demonstrates the Myanmar government's 'wanton disregard' for the lives of people in affected areas of Rakhine and Chin states. (
  • At least two protesters were killed Sunday in Myanmar, the latest fatalities in violent clashes between police and civilians protesting the February 1 coup. (
  • On Saturday, Myanmar security forces and police cracked down again on anti-government protesters across the country in the face of mounting global criticism over their increasingly aggressive campaign to end the demonstrations triggered by the coup. (
  • Protesters ran away as tear gas and live rounds were fired in northern Myanmar, according to international and local media reports. (
  • Security forces in Myanmar cracked down heavily again on anti-coup protesters Friday even as the military downplayed reports of state violence. (
  • I'm worried for the refugees who are living here in tough conditions after having fled sectarian violence in Myanmar . (
  • The new arrivals - many sick or wounded - have strained the resources of aid agencies and communities already helping hundreds of thousands of refugees from previous spasms of violence in Myanmar. (
  • The most sensible approach would be to increase international pressure on Myanmar to the point where the country is forced to allow international organizations to enter its territory and guarantee at least basic security in the area to make it possible for some of the refugees to turn around. (
  • Rohingya refugees who fled a brutal army crackdown last year say they are terrified of going back to Myanmar, as authorities begin the process of repatriating thousands of people living in crowded refugee camps near the Bangladeshi border. (
  • The UN refugee agency (UNHCR), which is not facilitating returns but has assessed the willingness of those chosen to go back, said the conditions in Myanmar are not conducive for refugees to be repatriated. (
  • As word spread that some refugees were on a list of more than 2,000 approved by Myanmar to return, several families went into hiding, fearing they would be forced back. (
  • With armed conflict between the Myanmar military and Arakan Army in Rakhine State amid a pandemic, it's critical for civilians to get the information needed to stay safe. (
  • At the moment there is fighting in the north and east of Rakhine State between the Myanmar Army and the insurgent Arakan Army. (
  • However, a statement from the junta about the meeting published in Tuesday's state-run Global New Light of Myanmar newspaper made no mention of the consensus statement. (
  • Officials from the local Defence Service said it bounced 50m and landed in a muddy area of the mine, according to the Global New Light of Myanmar newspaper. (
  • In 1993, the Working People's Daily ( လုပ်သားပြည်သူနေ့စဉ် ), a state-run newspaper that first appeared in 1963, was renamed the New Light of Myanmar in 1989. (
  • The New Light of Myanmar is often viewed as propaganda on part of the Tatmadaw and the government, and features many articles about military officials. (
  • T he state-run Global New Light of Myanmar admitted on Saturday that "a total of 2,625 houses from Kotankauk, Myinlut and Kyikanpyin villages and two wards in Maungtaw were burned down. (
  • Director-General and Spokesman of the President's Office U Zaw Htay refuted the false executive order proliferating on Facebook, which is said to have been issued by the top office, the Global New Light of Myanmar reported. (
  • B ut Rohingya human rights activists countered that at least 1,000, mainly civilians, had been massacred by government soldiers. (
  • There was a coordination meeting of basic labour organizations, labour activists and legal experts at Myanmar Peace Center. (
  • U Zaw Htay, a government spokesman, said the government understands the concerns of human rights activists, but added security is a top priority in the affected areas and the government would provide all necessary help to the military to fight the insurgency. (
  • Repatriation is not recommended as a durable solution unless Myanmar becomes a safe place for return. (
  • One person was killed and several were wounded later Sunday in Mandalay, when security forces fired on a crowd, the Myanmar Now news portal reported. (
  • As for Myanmar, U.S. President Barack Obama said in a routine note to Congress last week that Washington - while not curtailing engagement with Myanmar after decades of military rule - would maintain some sanctions on the country. (
  • This volume examines the protracted refugee situation at the Thai-Myanmar border. (
  • We are scared to return to Myanmar because if we go they will kill us," 51-year-old Rohingya refugee Majeda told CNN. (
  • President Obama meets with Myanmar President Thein Sein at the presidential palace in Naypyidaw. (
  • A large number of Rohingya Mulisms have fled Myanmar and are seeking refuge in India following a crackdown by the military in Rakhine province. (
  • The move comes against the backdrop of a large number of Rohingya Muslims fleeing Myanmar and seeking refuge following a crackdown by the military in the Rakhine province. (
  • The government of Myanmar holds landmark peace talks with armed ethnic groups as part of efforts to bring an end to decades of conflict. (
  • The official insisted that Myanmar does not allow shadow banking to prevent conflict of interest between banks and mobile financial services. (
  • The ominous signs of potential conflict drew attention outside Myanmar, with the U.S. reiterating that it stood with the people of Myanmar. (
  • The Syrian government is the only party to the conflict with helicopters and other aircraft. (
  • CIVICUS speaks with Nay Lin Tun, a doctor and civil society humanitarian worker in Myanmar, about conflict in Rakhine State, the difficulties faced by minorities in the region, and civil society's work to provide help. (
  • LINCANG, China-When warplanes involved in fighting over northern Myanmar streaked across the border into China, an errant bomb killed Chinese farmers and put Beijing in a bind over a conflict it has tried to avoid. (
  • And a conflict in Rakhine state between the Buddhist majority and a Muslim minority, known as the Rohingya, has resulted in thousands of Muslims being killed or sent to detainment camps, under the eye of a government rife with prejudice. (
  • As scholars of international relations who examine social movements, identity formation and conflict, we have studied the evolution and growth of Buddhist nationalism in Myanmar. (
  • Myanmar Now, a local news agency reported that one neighborhood night guard was fatally shot and two others critically injured in the central city of Mogok. (
  • The government said that 92 of these - mostly independent and ethnic news organizations - were providing "fake news. (
  • The online news site Myanmar Now also reported that 82 people had been killed, citing an unnamed source involved with charity rescue work. (
  • This is our stance: until all foreign forces completely withdraw from our homeland, the Islamic Emirate (the name of the Taliban's government) will not participate in any conference that shall make a decision on Afghanistan," Dr. Mohammad Naeem, the group's Qatar-based spokesman, told Arab News on Wednesday. (
  • He told Arab News: "The Biden administration is frustrated with the Afghan government, which is too corrupt, and the majority of American people want to end the endless Afghan war. (
  • The 15-member Security Council issued its first statement on Myanmar on Thursday in an attempt to pressure the military rulers - in charge of the isolated country since 1988 - to enter a dialogue with the opposition and make moves toward democratic reforms. (
  • Reforms taken by the Myanmar government since 2011 recently led to much improved relations with the union. (
  • Faltering government reforms and raging violence against ethnic minorities have led Obama and U.S. officials to downgrade their praise for Myanmar, which recently began to emerge from years of totalitarian rule and was quickly embraced by the Obama administration. (
  • Local government was encouraged to enter into joint ventures with private investors, and these ventures stimulated an alliance between government officials and the local rich that paralleled the infitah alliance at the national level. (
  • Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi met Suu Kyi and other officials in Myanmar on Monday, to urge a halt to the violence. (
  • Myanmar jets have bombed and strafed Karen villages since March 27, and its army has deployed new battalions to the area, in possible preparation for a large-scale offensive. (
  • The army and the police have definitely increased the violence over the last couple of weeks in an attempt to get control of the situation, but the protests and the resistance continues," U.N. Resident Coordinator for Myanmar Andrew Kirkwood said. (
  • Fortify Rights also documented and analyzed the testimony of more than 17 witnesses to rapes in October and November, and from 14 Rohingya who provided additional information related to rape committed by Myanmar army soldiers in the above villages and other villages during that period. (
  • Witnesses and survivors of rape described to Fortify Rights how Myanmar army soldiers gang raped Rohingya women and girls in homes, schools, paddy fields, forested areas, and other community buildings, often in plain view of other soldiers and civilians. (
  • T he government has blamed the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (Arsa), the insurgent group that initially launched the coordinated attacks on military checkposts one week ago. (
  • Myanmar says its security forces are fighting a legitimate campaign against "terrorists" responsible for a string of attacks on police posts and the army since last October. (
  • The Muslim minority is denied citizenship by the state and has been the target of festering Islamaophobia in mainly Buddhist Myanmar for years. (
  • State-run TV and radio issued a statement Friday arguing that conditions inside Myanmar - a reference to the anti government protests that were violently suppressed by troops on Sept. 26 and 27 - were not the concern of the outside world. (
  • They say ongoing attacks by government troops will force them to take the offensive. (
  • As per the agreement, the Taliban halted attacks on US-led troops but increased strikes on Afghan government forces who rely on the US for air and intelligence support, and financial and logistical resources. (
  • In recent months, President Ashraf Ghani's government urged Biden to withdraw troops on a condition-based agreement but not before the Taliban agreed to a ceasefire. (
  • In another tweet, he said: "We will respect any decision taken by the US government with regards to their troops. (
  • Fighting between Kokang rebels and Myanmar government troops. (
  • The historical talks involving the largest number of ethnic armed groups came two days after leaders of 17 ethnic armed groups signed an 11-point framework agreement themselves in Laiza of the state to prepare for a nationwide ceasefire deal with the government. (
  • The ethnic armed groups' 11-point draft framework agreement, which mainly called for holding political dialogue with the government soonest after the latter promises a ceasefire with all the groups, will be presented for the two-day talks. (
  • The Myitgyina talks are expected to work out a comprehensive ceasefire paper for the final signing of a nationwide ceasefire accord between the government and the ethnic armed groups. (
  • T he foreign minister of Indonesia, the world's most populous Muslim nation, flew to Myanmar for emergency talks on Sunday as the Rohingya crisis continues . (
  • I want to repeat, this humanitarian crisis shall be ended", she told reporters in Dhaka, a day after she held talks in the Myanmar capital. (
  • Biden's new dateline also throws into doubt the future of US-backed talks in Turkey on April 24, which several observers said could be one of the final international efforts to broker peace between the insurgent group and the Afghan government. (
  • Fawzia Koofi, an Afghan government-appointed negotiator for the intra-Afghan talks in Qatar last year, said that Washington "needs to work with the Taliban to attend Turkey's conference. (
  • So our intention, it may be called, we stretched on the continuation of these reformations to the remote areas to every villages, and every persons, ensuring that we would improve our health and education, as well as social issues according to our people-centre strategy adopted by our government last month. (
  • She lived in Myanmar until the Myanmar military started to burn the homes in other nearby Rohingya villages. (
  • Life expectancy is 56 years, 40% of all children under the age of 5 are moderately stunted, and Myanmar has more than 50% of all malaria-related deaths in Southeast Asia. (
  • In Myanmar, malaria is the number one cause of morbidity. (
  • MSF has implemented large malaria activities in Myanmar over the past decade. (
  • However, in a pilot study in Myanmar (High Frequency of Clinically Significant Bacteremia in Adults Hospitalized With Falciparum Malaria PMID: 26989752) we found that 13% of adults hospitalized with falciparum malaria were bacteremic, with bacterial co-infection suspected by clinicians in the minority. (
  • The study's participants will be adults hospitalized with malaria at four tertiary referral hospitals in Myanmar. (
  • The U.N. special envoy for Myanmar warned the country faces the possibility of civil war. (
  • The U.N. special envoy for Myanmar, Christine Schraner Burgener, urged the U.N. Security Council on Wednesday to consider "potentially significant action" to restore democracy. (
  • Clean cooking is not a priority for most governments although Indonesia is doing quite well, said Vivien Foster, Global Lead for Energy Economics, Markets & Institutions, The World Bank. (
  • However, there has been no sign yet of a coordinated response from regional governments over what to do with some 2,500 migrants who have landed in Malaysia and Indonesia over the past week or some 5,000 others still stranded at sea. (
  • The government of Myanmar will continue to implement the seven-step roadmap together with the people," the statement said, referring to the junta's plan that promises a new constitution and an eventual transition to democratic rule. (
  • Australian authorities confirmed Sunday that two of its citizens, reportedly businesspeople, were detained in Myanmar. (
  • A visa-free movement regime (FMR) exists in the four states along the Indo-Myanmar border, under which people from both countries can stay for up to 72 hours in the area with effective and valid permits issued by the designated authorities on either side. (
  • This latest campaign of violence against Rohingya comes in the context of a long history of abuse and discrimination against Rohingya women by Myanmar authorities. (
  • Thai authorities said they went back voluntarily after a brief stay, but aid groups say they are not safe and many remain in hiding in the jungle and in caves on the Myanmar side of the border. (
  • I appeal to all, all authorities in Myanmar, civilian authorities and military authorities, to indeed put an end to this violence that, in my opinion, is creating a situation that can destabilize the region," he said. (
  • M eanwhile, the head of the Myanmar armed forces, General Min Aung Hlaing, blamed the current crisis on unfinished business from World War 2, when, he claimed "Bengalis attacked, murdered and coerced" the ethnic peoples of Rakhine state from their homes. (
  • Myanmar Airways International (MAI) is struggling as much as any airline amid the coronavirus pandemic, but chief executive Saravanan Ramasamy sees opportunity in crisis. (
  • The Myanmar government continues to justify its actions on the basis of national security, but, perversely, it's the internet shutdown that's endangering lives," Matthew Bugher, ARTICLE 19's Head of Asia Programme, said in a statement. (
  • The objectives of this retrospective cohort study were to report treatment outcomes and identify factors associated with treatment failure among all retreatment tuberculosis (TB) patients registered in the public-private mix DOTS programme of Populations Services International-Myanmar over 6 years. (
  • The ILO/Korea Partnership Programme has previously launched several initiatives in Myanmar and Lao PDR to strengthen the safety and health for the workers. (
  • In partnership with the Government and the civil society, UNICEF's current focus of work aims at reducing child mortality, improving access and quality of education and protecting children from violence, abuse and exploitation. (
  • Violence forced the Rohingya to flee Myanmar. (
  • White House spokesman Eric Schultz said that Washington continued to raise its concerns with Myanmar over the migrants "because of dire humanitarian and economic situations they face at home out of fear of ethnic and religious violence. (
  • On Friday, United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres strongly condemned the continuing brutality of the Myanmar military, after at least eight anti-coup demonstrators were killed in the central town of Aungban in eastern Shan state. (
  • The government side was headed by Vice Chairman of the Central Peace-Making Work Committee U Aung Min, while the 15 ethnic armed groups were represented by their leaders. (
  • A total of 17 ethnic armed groups signed an 11-point framework agreement among themselves at the closing of their four-day Conference of Leaders of Ethnic Armed Groups in the border town of Laiza, northernmost Kachin state, for further negotiation for a nationwide ceasefire with the government. (
  • The Myanmar embassy in Kuala Lumpur issues 28-day tourist visas. (
  • Other protests took place overnight from Kachin state in the far north of Myanmar to the south of the country, with residents lighting hundreds of candles. (
  • Feb.08 -- Myanmar has declared martial law in its biggest cities following a third-day of widespread street protests in an effort to stem the growing opposition to the military coup. (
  • Bangladesh's foreign ministry yesterday said it was concerned that thousands of "unarmed Myanmar nationals" had assembled near the border to enter the country. (
  • Malaysia, which says it has already taken in 120,000 illegal migrants from Myanmar, has made it clear that it wants no more and its deputy prime minister said on Sunday that Myanmar must now take responsibility. (
  • A clampdown by Thailand's military junta has made a well-trodden trafficking route into Malaysia - one of Southeast Asia's wealthiest economies - too risky for criminals who prey on Rohingya fleeing oppression in Buddhist-majority Myanmar and on Bangladeshis looking for better livelihoods abroad. (
  • Since Myanmar is a member country of the United Nations and as the government has declared it would work with the U.N., we earnestly underscore the need to urgently implement the demands made by the Security Council," the NLD said. (
  • The United Nations has called on Southeast Asian nations not to push back the boatloads of Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar and Bangladeshis - men, women and children who fled persecution and poverty at home, and now face sickness and starvation at sea. (
  • The United Nations said last week that the deadly pattern of migration across the Bay of Bengal would continue unless Myanmar ended discrimination. (
  • UNICEF is committed to doing all it can to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), in partnership with governments, civil society, business, academia and the United Nations family - and especially children and young people. (
  • Human rights organizations are now calling on the Myanmar government to lift all internet restrictions on the townships in Rakhine and Chin. (
  • The government also restricts travel to '''Kayah State, Rakhine State and Kachin state''' due to insurgent activity. (
  • The stateless Rohingya have long been a persecuted minority in Myanmar that have been kept in apartheid-like conditions across Rakhine State, where they are subjected to restrictions on movement, medical care and even births . (
  • A Myanmar-based coalition advocating freedom of expression organized an online forum for the one-year anniversary of the shutdown, where over 150 participants stressed that people in Rakhine and Chin states cannot access health information without internet access. (
  • Burgener didn't specify what action she considered significant, but painted a dire picture of the military crackdown and told the council in a closed briefing that Myanmar "is on the verge of spiraling into a failed state. (
  • They were packing to flee when a Buddhist government official arrived in her village to reassure her and her neighbors they had nothing to worry about. (
  • People protest at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi against the genocide of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar. (
  • The Rohingya are a stateless minority group, not recognised as citizens by the Government of Myanmar. (
  • Practitioners and policymakers from governments, international organizations and NGOs will benefit from its findings. (
  • The meeting follows discussions between the government and representatives of the ethnic armed organizations (EAOs) in late December. (
  • No non-government organizations came here. (
  • Direct beneficiaries: government agencies including Factories and General Labour Law Inspection Department (FGLLID) and Social Security Board (SSB) under MOLIP in Myanmar and Department of Labour Management under MOLSW in Lao PDR and workers' and employers' organizations in the two countries. (
  • Protecting children from air pollution also benefits their societies -with reduced health care costs, increased productivity and a safer cleaner environment for everyone," said Ms June Kunugi, UNICEF Representative to Myanmar. (
  • UNICEF has been working with the Government and the people of Myanmar since 1950. (
  • R esidents of a jade mining area in northern Myanmar had a lucky escape when 15ft long piece of metal, believed to be space debris or an aircraft engine, crashed from the sky. (