This report discusses the displacement of villagers in Kawkareik Township, Dooplaya District as a result of fighting that took place during July 2015 between Tatmadaw and Democratic Karen Benevolent Army (DKBA) soldiers over control of a recently completed section of the Asian Highway.
This News Bulletin describes an incident in which the Burma/Myanmar government police force and Burma/Myanmar Department of Forest Management destroyed and burnt down 97 villager houses, displacing approximately 500 villagers in B--- village, Hpa-an Township, Thaton District in June 2015.
This press release announces the publication of KHRG's 2015 thematic report: 'With only our voices, what can we do?': Land confiscation and local response in southeast Myanmar. This report highlights ongoing and emerging trends in land confiscation, their impact on villagers' lives, as well as villager responses to these abuses.

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