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14th April 2021

The new coronavirus is spreading into conflict-affected states. The pandemic and efforts to contain it are much more likely to aggravate and multiply ...

BLOG

15th December 2020

Because of Covid-19 restrictions, researchers have had to find alternative ways of getting information.

NEWSLETTER

2nd December 2020

How political, security and socio-economic developments affect the people living in contested borderlands and, reversely, how border dynamics shape ch...

PODCAST

30th September 2020

Complex crises tend to expose our worst faults and bare our best-kept biases. They also turn old inequalities into urgent problems, as crisis governan...

INTERVIEW

2nd September 2020

The Covid-19 crisis has once again focused attention on political fragmentation in Myanmar, especially along ethnic divides.

ARTICLE

23rd December 2020

A coronavirus outbreak in Tachileik has shone a rare spotlight on border-based hotels, KTVs and casinos with links to powerful armed groups, whose ...

ARTICLE

11th November 2020

Pouring money into health infrastructure will have little effect if qualified doctors have few incentives to stay.

RESEARCH REPORT

7th October 2020

This report examines the history of epidemic disease in this region in order to shed light on the current COVID-19 pandemic and its likely course. R...

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Living Off the Books

Hamza Meddeb

29th April 2020

Economies in the Middle East and North Africa are suffering from supply chain problems due to the coronavirus.

INTERVIEW

27th April 2020

In an interview, Ahmed Nagi discusses the dangers of the coronavirus in a country already facing a terrible conflict.

BLOG

15th April 2020

Mindanao, despite its legacy as a strife-ridden region, is still known to us as the “Land of Promise.”

BLOG

14th April 2020

Disasters and crises—floods, earthquakes, wars, and of course pandemics—shine an unforgiving light on society’s problems and tensions. As the Covid-19...

BLOG

10th April 2020

As the coronavirus spread around the world from China in February, the Kayin State Border Guard Force smuggled into Myanmar thousands of Chinese worke...

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