Category Archives: Southeast Burma Integrated Development

Dawei SEZ Fact Sheet Available

We have compiled information into a factsheet on the Dawei SEZ project. It can also be downloaded as a PDF document (including photos, 5MB) by clicking this link:  dawei_factsheet_eng_2016nov10 The text of the fact sheet (without photos) is below: November 10, … Continue reading

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It’s time to build peace, not dams and economic zones: KPSN video on JICA’s Integrated Development Plan

Karen Peace Support Network, a network of 28 Karen civil society organizations, produced a video synopsis of JICA’s development plan for Karen and Mon States, and KPSN’s analysis of it. It can be viewed here:

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Japan aid “for” ethnic minorities could worsen ethnic conflict: JICA Blueprint for Development in Southeast Burma/Myanmar

“Japan’s new development plan…could fuel conflict rather than promote peace” Karen Peace Support Network  The Karen Peace Support Network (KPSN) is very critical of a blueprint for integrated development in Karen and Mon States that is being put together by … Continue reading

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