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Better suicide prevention and mental health care needed among Myanmar’s most vulnerable

YANGON, Myanmar – Globally, a person dies from suicide every…

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In Myanmar communities torn apart by conflict, youth centres nurture health, learning and well-being

BHAMO, Myanmar – “My job is to help these boys and girls steer their dreams in the right direction…

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Finding a role model amid confinement of Myanmar’s Rohingya camps

RAKHINE, Myanmar – Harlee Dar, 14, does not go to school. There are no books, TV or radio in the…

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Reaching “forgotten” Rohingya in Myanmar cut off from basic maternal care

DAR PAING, Myanmar – A deadly tropical storm, the first of the 2018 monsoon season, descended on…

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New generation of women saying: “Not yet”

FALAM, Myanmar – Kyae Nai, 23, has been married for two years and has one young child, in north-…

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Life interrupted: Myanmar teen pregnancy points to need for comprehensive sexuality education

YANGON, Myanmar – Every year, almost 50,000 teenage girls in Myanmar give birth, according to data…

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View from a camp in Myanmar – one family's story from before the recent crisis

SITTWE, Myanmar – More than 600,000 people, most of them Rohingya, have fled from Myanmar to…

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Solar lanterns light perilous path to shared toilets in Myanmar refugee camps

WAINGMAY, Myanmar – Khin Khin shudders when she thinks about walking in the dark from her shelter…

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Contraceptives reach rural women through pioneering system

NAM KHOKE VILLAGE, Myanmar – Nan Aye Aye Lwin walked for three hours to reach the Nam Khoke Rural…

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