Events

28
Oct
2016

Coming of Age in Hpa-an: Morality as a Process of Navigation and Conjuncture

Justine Chambers

Based on long-term ethnographic research in Hpa-an, the capital of eastern Karen State and former site of one of the most enduring civil conflicts in the world, this paper offers an introduction to the lives of young Plong Karen people and the multiple moral worlds they attempt to navigate as they come of age. In this seminar, I explore individual...

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25
Oct
2016

Building on What's There: Insights on social protection, tax and accountability from central-east Myanmar

Gerard McCarthy

This presentation will explore some obstacles to reforming state-society relations in areas of tax and social welfare, particularly the significant role of non-government actors in the lives of everyday people.

Gerard McCarthy; Myanmar; tax; social protection

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