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Briefing Paper: The response so far of United Nations political bodies to the unlawful military coup in Myanmar

September 9, 2021

Since the 1 February 2021 coup in Myanmar, three political bodies of the UN have discussed the situation and passed resolutions or adopted statements that include expressions of support for ... Read more

Briefing Paper: The Responsibility to Protect (R2P) in Myanmar

September 1, 2021

Since the 1 February coup d’état in Myanmar, residents of the country have requested assistance from the international community. Particularly during the early stages of the coup, many pr... Read more

Briefing Paper: Recognition of Governments

August 22, 2021

More than six months after the Myanmar military launched its coup d’etat on 1 February, neither the military junta nor the National Unity Government (NUG) established by elected parliament... Read more

Briefing Paper: Myanmar’s Representation in the United Nations

August 11, 2021

ရှင်းလင်းတင်ပြချက်စာတမ်း၊ ကမ္ဘာ့ကုလသမဂ္ဂ၌ မြန်မာနိုင်ငံ၏ ကိုယ်စား... Read more

Briefing Note for Security Council Open Debate on the Protection of Civilians in Armed Conflict

May 18, 2021

On 25 May the Security Council will hold its annual open debate on the protection of civilians in armed conflict. The Secretary-General will present his report on the protection of civilians... Read more

Briefing Note on the attempted coup and business by Chris Sidoti

March 17, 2021 SAC-M

 The FFM recommendations In 2017 the UN Human Rights Council established an Independent International Fact Finding Mission to investigate and report on allegations of ‘recent’ human rig... Read more