May 17th, 2019

The Price of Methamphetamine: An Illegal Drug Trade in Shan State

In 2012, after decades of ‘army-imposed hibernation’, Burma was opened up to the rest of the world. The country’s staggering natural beauty, and a wealth of culture among 135 tribes – each with their own language and history – has in recent years been associated with a tourist-friendly Myanmar that appeared to be progressing towards democracy....

May 14th, 2019

A lever to lift the world

Dear Friend, “Archimedes said: ‘Give me a lever and a fulcrum, and I will raise the world.’ What he was unable to get because his request…was not addressed to God, the saints have obtained in full measure....

May 9th, 2019

Community Health Worker Series: Sam Pount

HART is the main donor for SWAN’s Health Programme, which aims to reduce maternal, infant and child mortality rates in rural areas of Shan State, Burma, and amongst displaced populations in Thailand....

May 9th, 2019

Community Health Worker Series: Nang Kham Qyo

HART is the main donor for SWAN’s Health Programme, which aims to reduce maternal, infant and child mortality rates in rural areas of Shan State, Burma, and amongst displaced populations in Thailand....

May 9th, 2019

Community Health Worker Series: Nang Mwe Khao

HART is the main donor for SWAN’s Health Programme, which aims to reduce maternal, infant and child mortality rates in rural areas of Shan State, Burma, and amongst displaced populations in Thailand....

May 8th, 2019

Community Health Worker Series: Lauo Nguen

HART is the main donor for SWAN’s Health Programme, which aims to reduce maternal, infant and child mortality rates in rural areas of Shan State, Burma, and amongst displaced populations in Thailand....

May 3rd, 2019

Community Health Worker Series: Nang Shwe Hean

HART is the main donor for SWAN’s Health Programme, which aims to reduce maternal, infant and child mortality rates in rural areas of Shan State, Burma, and amongst displaced populations in Thailand....

May 1st, 2019

Dr Sasa and Baroness Cox – A Story of Health and Hope

As a child, Dr Sasa lost many friends to a real and hidden crisis in Chin State, Western Burma. With a severe lack of access to healthcare and education in his community, he witnessed his parents taken for forced labour, women and their babies dying in childbirth, and the people around him suffering from sickness and disease....
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