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This page displays all Asia Society content on Myanmar in reverse chronological order. For more Asia Society work on Myanmar, please visit the Asia Society Policy Institute.

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The iconic Nobel laureate discusses her country's emergence into a democracy and its plan for economic development.

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Asia Society's Debra Eisenman explains the backdrop of Myanmar's most influential leader's trip to the United States.
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The 6.8-magnitude quake killed three and destroyed temples in Bagan, one of the Southeast Asian country's most important tourist areas.
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In an interview with Asia Blog, the journalist discusses her Asian American background, the resonance of the immigration story, and why the media isn't to blame for Donald Trump.
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Priscilla Clapp, Senior Advisor to the Asia Society Policy Institute, discussed the Burmese icon's enhanced role in her country's new government during a recent AsiaConnect call.
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Asia Society Korea Center's Contributing Writer Steven Borowiec shares this thoughts about the 13 North Korean restaurant workers who defected to South Korea last week.
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Asian Development Bank Chief Economist Shang-Jin Wei discusses slowing growth across Asia and approaches to boosting it.
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The model, actress, and television host talks about the healing powers of food — and what Asian foods we should all be eating.
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Here's a look at some of the events which drew crowds at Asia Society's New York headquarters during 2015.
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Asia Society looks back through the camera lens at some of its most colorful moments of the year.
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From Iran to Nepal and Singapore to Syria, here's how 2015 will be remembered on the world's largest continent.
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In the fourth episode of Asia Society In-Depth, we trace how the Southeast Asian nation went from five decades of hardline military rule to free elections, and explore what could lie ahead.
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A woman uses her feet to stomp on and clean a giant bucket of laundry in Yawnghwe, Myanmar on October 24, 2015. (Eric Montfort/Flickr)
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Priscilla Clapp, Senior Advisor to the Asia Society Policy Institute, delivered a briefing on the outcomes and implications of Myanmar’s national election as part of ASPI’s AsiaConnect series.
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The victory of Aung San Suu Kyi's National League of Democracy represents tremendous democratic progress in the Southeast Asian nation. But major challenges remain.
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Each week, we'll reach into Asia Society's archives to find a photo from the organization's nearly 60-year history. This week: When Myanmar's democracy icon appeared in Washington to signal a major political shift.