News and Updates
2015 Nutrition Survey: Executive Summary
TBC and non-government health organisations conducted nutrition surveys of children aged 6 to 59 months of age in all camps in 2015.
KNU Issues New Land Policy
The Karen National Union (KNU) launched its revised Land Policy in Yangon during May 2016. The policy recognises and protects the rights to customary tenure for indigenous communities and land restitution for displaced communities.
Community-Driven Conservation in Dawei
Civil society organisation and TBC partner TRIP-NET launched a report on 24 March in Yangon documenting lessons learnt from natural resource management in contested areas.
Chronic malnutrition rates decrease
The 2015 Nutrition Survey carried out by TBC and health agencies revealed significant progress in reducing stunting by 5.7% and maintaining a low level of wasting at 2.0% in the refugee camps on the Thailand-Burma/Myanmar border since 2013.