Tag Archives: Burma

  1. 2018: A Dark Year for Press Freedom Worldwide

    Around the world, press freedom faced a litany of attacks in 2018, as political leaders unwilling to accept scrutiny increasingly jail, prosecute or undermine the credibility of critical journalists. As many as 78 journalists were killed in 2018, according to the International Press Institute (IPI)’s Death Watch, as scores of murders in previous years remain mired […]

    December 28, 2018Breaking News, Controversy, FeaturedNo comments
  2. Trinidadian Running Marathon to Raise Half a Million for Myanmar’s Poorest

    Trinidad and Tobago national Ishwar Persad will be running the Bagan Temple Marathon on November 25th, to raise $½ million (CDN$100,000) for programmes that will help Myanmar’s poorest. Ishwar’s global-running fundraisers and volunteer work are also currently featured in the Fall 2017 edition of The Catalyst, an international magazine on global volunteering. The magazine is […]

    November 3, 2017AthleticsNo comments