Rohingya fleeing to Bangladesh in 2012 are sent back to sea.

Shining a light on Rohingya refugees

"It is probably the worst kind of habitat a human can live in." When she was 11, Hasina Begum was shot in the back. She had found herself in the...
Supporters of Myanmar's opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy (NLD) party campaign on motorbikes for the general election in Mandalay, Myanmar, Nov. 5, 2015. (AP Photo/Hkun Lat)

Myanmar’s pivotal election

Voters in Myanmar will go to the polls Nov. 8 to elect a parliament in what will be a milestone in the country's transition from military rule to...
A young supporter of Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy party prepares for a party to celebrate the final day of campaigning in Yangon, Myanmar, Thursday, Nov. 5, 2015. On Sunday Myanmar will hold what is being viewed as the country's best chance for a free and credible election in a quarter of a century. (AP Photo/Mark Baker)

Myanmar’s moment

An explainer on Myanmar's Nov. 8 elections After a half-century of military rule, Myanmar's election Nov. 8 is a key milestone in the country's...
Myanmar Opposition

Microfinance in Myanmar

Global Journalist traveled to Myanmar in March 2014 to cover the East-West Center's Media Conference. While there, reporters Jessica Anania and Cara...