POINT (Promotion of Indigenous and Nature Together) was established in March 2012. It is started as a response to the lack of organization led by “Indigenous Peoples” working for Indigenous Peoples’ issues in Myanmar.
The Policy on Community Involvement in Tourism (CIT policy) builds on the Myanmar Responsible Tourism Policy by setting out how community involvement is to be implemented in practice.
The Australia-Myanmar Chamber of Commerce (AMCC) and the Myanmar Centre for Responsible Business (MCRB) launched a Position Paper on ‘Incentivising Shared Value’ at the Myanmar Business Roundtable of the Asian CSR Forum in Naypidaw on 19 September.
These guidelines have been prepared to assist government officials in putting together first and subsequent periodic reports under the Minimum Age Convention, 1973 (No. 138) and the Worst Forms of Child Labour Convention, 1999 (No. 182).
This guide was prepared by DICA and MCRB with inputs from Liya Mo (short-term consultant to MCRB), Vicky Bowman, Inga Makusheva and Phyu Phyu Zin of MCRB. The culture guide was inspired by the ‘Dos and Don’ts for Tourists in Myanmar’.
Responsible Business Laws, Regulations and Guidelines in Chinese.
Spectrum is an information-sharing network that seeks to connect with government, business and local communities to inform, empower and educate.
Myanmar Centre for Responsible Business has published a survey which examines how many Environmental Impact Assessments (EIA) and Initial Environmental Examinations (IEE) have been published.
The Oxford-Myanmar Policy Brief Series are bilingual briefings on a variety of policy and legal issues.
This guide covers model anti-bribery principles for SMEs and provides practical guidance for developing anti-bribery programmes that suit their size and structure.
The UN Special Rapporteur on Adequate Housing as a Component of the Right to an Adequate Standard of Living drafted a set of Basic Principles and Guidelines on Development-based evictions and Displacement in 2007 which are now available in Burmese.
These introductory videos about the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights (UNGPs) have been subtitled in Burmese.
In September 2017, the United Nation’s Human Rights Office published five ‘Standards of Conduct for Business’ to support the business community in tackling discrimination against lesbian, gay, bi, trans and intersex (LGBTI) people.
A near-final Myanmar translation is available of the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO’s) Voluntary Guidelines on the Responsible Governance of Tenure (VGGT) of Land, Fisheries and Forests in the Context of National Food Security...
Spectrum SDKN has made a Burmese translation of Rio Tinto’s ‘Why Cultural Heritage Matters’, a resource guide for integrating cultural heritage management into communities work.