News and Updates
TBC Strategy for 2017-2019
TBC’s strategy has been updated to focus on supporting the voluntary return, resettlement and reintegration of displaced communities from Burma/Myanmar. The strategic directions engage displaced communities in return planning; strengthen food security and sustainable livelihoods; address humanitarian needs; promote protection; and prepare for TBC’s responsible exit.
New TBC Programmes in Action!
As part of the annual report TBC showcases 5 activities.
The Executive Summary of the 2015 Nutrition Survey Report
The Executive Summary of the 2015 Nutrition Survey Report to CCSDPT Health Agencies for all 9 camps is now available in English, Burmese and Karen are available here for download.
KNU recognizes rights to land restitution for displaced communities
The Karen National Union (KNU) launched its revised Land Policy in Yangon during May. This timely policy recognizes and protects the rights to customary tenure for indigenous communities and land restitution for displaced communities.
Community-Driven Conservation in Dawei Township
TRIP NET launched a report on 24 March in Yangon documenting lessons learnt from natural resource management in contested areas. This action research examines how communities have sustainably managed watershed areas and community forests while addressing corporate threats from logging, palm oil and rubber plantations, coal mining and the Special Economic Zone.