Myanmar - Latest developments and the road ahead

13th Asian European Editors’ Forum in conjunction with 20th World Editors Forum (WAN-IFRA)

Burmese journalists and media experts discussed the present situation of the media landscape in Myanmar and the road ahead.


During this year's World Editors Forum (WEF) of the World Association of Newspapers (WAN-IFRA), the KAS Media Programme Asia organized a panel discussion on media development in Myanmar.

Mon Mon Myat (Creative Media House), Zaw Thet Htwe (Myanmar Journalists Union), Kyaw Min Swe (The Voice Daily) and Dr. Than Htut Aung (Eleven Media Group) participated in this panel, which was moderated by Paul Linnarz, Director of the KAS Media Programme Asia.

The World Editors Forum took place from 2 to 5 June in conjunction with the World Newspaper Congress and the World Advertising Forum of WAN-IFRA in Bangkok. Some 1,500 media representatives attended the three international events.

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Bangkok, Thailand


Britt Gehder

Programme Officer

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