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CPI hosts Myanmar's first ever World Prematurity Day!

November 17, 2016

On Thursday, November 17, Community Partners Internatoinal (CPI) hosted the first ever World Prematurity Day event focused on Myanmar.

Held in Mae Sot, on the Thailand-Myanmar border, the event focused on raising awareness about premature birth in Myanmar. While the scale of the problem...

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CPI supports Myanmar's first ever Liver Symposium

November 2, 2016

On November 1 and 2, 2016, the B. K. Kee Foundation and the Myanmar Liver Foundation hosted the inaugural Myanmar Liver Symposium with support from Community Partners International (CPI). 

Liver disease is a significant and neglected health issue in Myanmar. In 2015, the Myanmar...

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CPI supports health information sharing with Myanmar Parliamentarians

August 9, 2016
CPI's Myanmar Country Director Dr. Si Thura (third left) with event participants

After decades of conflict, entrenched poverty and chronic underinvestment in health and education, the Government of Myanmar, led by the National League for Democracy (NLD), is spearheading efforts to strengthen health services for all. As part of our commitment to...

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New Asia Foundation report focused on health equity in contested areas of Southeast Myanmar.

July 29, 2016
Asia Foundation

The Asia Foundation recently released a key new report: 'Achieving Health Equity in Contested Areas of Southeast Myanmar', providing an excellent overview of the current...

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