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HURFOM: International Youth Day

Today, the Human Rights Foundation of Monland (HURFOM) celebrates International Youth Day. Young people in Mon State and Mon areas of southeast Burma/Myanmar have a genuine... 

August 12, 2017 | Read more »

Thanbyuzayat Immigration Department accused of corruption

HURFOM: Several local residents have accused the Thanbyuzayat Township Immigration Department of corruption in the form of asking for or accepting bribes in exchange for expediting... 

August 9, 2017 | Read more »

Ye Township residents urge government to action over rising rates of drug use by young people

According to Ye Township residents, the use of narcotics amongst local students and young people is on the rise. Some believe this is due to poor anti-drug strategies by local... 

July 28, 2017 | Read more »

Ships transporting coal to MCL’s cement factory hurting livelihoods, say local residents

Residents in Kwan Ngan and Nidon villages, Kyaikmayaw Township, Mon State, are reporting economic and livelihood hardships due to the disruptive activities of large vessels... 

July 27, 2017 | Read more »

Justice, rule of law, and education key to breaking cycles of GBV in Mon State: Ethnic Affairs Minister

A joint workshop on the prevention of gender-based violence was held in Mawlamyine, Mon State on July 25th 2017. The workshop was conducted by Legal Clinic Myanmar (LCM),... 

July 25, 2017 | Read more »

ND-Burma statement on International Justice Day, 17 July 2017

On International Justice Day, the Network for Human Rights Documentation (ND-Burma) calls on the Government to begin talking about justice for Burma’s many victims of human... 

July 17, 2017 | Read more »

Parents concerned about high tuition fees and student schedules in Mon State

HURFOM: The parents of middle and high school students in Mon State government schools have expressed concerns about costs surrounding extra ‘tuition’ fees and the lack... 

July 12, 2017 | Read more »

14-year-old girl raped twice by her step-father in Ye Township

A 14-year-old girl from A Sin village, Ye Township, Mon State, was raped twice by her 48-year-old step-father. On May 12th 2017, the girl’s mother, Daw K—, went to... 

July 6, 2017 | Read more »