Forum on Myanmar's Democratic Transition

in Cooperation with the Union Ministry of Information

August 11 Friday


August 11 - 13, 2017




H.E. State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, H.E. Union Minister of Information Dr. Pe Myint, members of the cabinet and experts from various disciplines from Myanmar as well as Asian and Western countries



One year after the current government took office the state of Myanmar's democratic transition will be reflected on. Around 200 high-ranking representatives of all three branches of power will participate.

Also available in Deutsch

The three-day forum will be divided into six sessions:

  • Global Overview: Setting the Framework
  • Political Transition: From Military to Civilian Government
  • Economic Transition: From Central Command to Market Economy
  • Transition from War to Peace: Conflict Resolution, Reconciliation and the Building of an Inclusive Multi-national State
  • The Role of Media in Democratic Transition
  • Stock-Taking: Where is Myanmar in its Transition?
Forum on Myanmar Democratic Transition

Contact person

Dr. Norbert Eschborn

Authorized Representative

Dr. Norbert Eschborn
Phone +95 1 2307 -806/-807
Languages: Deutsch,‎ English,‎ Français,‎ Español


Ministry of Information of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar