NPA Workshop

New Myanmar Foundation (NMF) and EEOPs organizations had joined 3 days Election Observation Workshop organized by Norwegian People’s Aid (NPA). National Democratic Institute (NDI), Asia Network for Free and Fair Election (ANFREL) and Union Election Commission (UEC) had participated in the panel discussion of the workshop. NDI and ANFREL set up the whole day training…

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NMF Program News (February – 2015)

NMF’s newly recruited election training team did the assessments in Yangon Division, Magwe Division, Chin State and Southern Shan State throughout the month of February, 2015. The assessment townships in Yangon Division are Kun Chan Gone Township, Kau Hmu Township and Tontay Township. In Magwe Division, the assessment townships are Pwint Phyu Township, Nat Mauk…

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Election Observation Training in Kanpatlat

New Myanmar Foundation (NMF) had opened an Election Observation Trainings in Kanpatlat, Mindat and Matupe Townships (Chin State). The purpose of the trainings is for upcoming 2015 General Election Observation in Myanmar,┬ávia NMF’s network with EEOPs. The trainings were sponsored by NMF and organized by Rhododendron Indigenous Development (RID) Association in Southern Chin State, cooperating…

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NMF Program News (January – 2015)

New Myanmar Foundation (NMF) had implemented Election Observation Training for four times during January 2015 in the head office of NMF. Activists from different backgrounds; former political prisoners, students and active citizens living in Yangon Region. After the training, they become to aware of the importance of voter education and election observation for the credible,…

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Meeting with UN Special Rapporteur, Yanghee Lee

The United Nations (UN) Special Rapporteur on the human rights situation in Myanmar, Ms. Yanghee Lee had met with several Civil Society Organizations during her second 10-day visit to Myanmar. Mrs. Mya Nandar Thin, Executive Director and the representative of New Myanmar Foundation (NMF), had the discussion about Myanmar Elections with her. Lee heard a…

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Voter Education Manual – Series 1

New Myanmar Foundation published Voter Education Manual – Series 1 in December 2014 funded by Norwegian People’s Aid (NPA). The manual was written in Burmese language and published 4,000 copies. The manual books were distributed to our network of Election Education and Observation Partners (EEOPs), other CSOs, CBOs, NGOs, political parties and many other stakeholders….

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