This is a critical moment for Myanmar. After decades shut off from the world, the country is finally opening up. Not just physically, but digitally – for the first time, the vast majority of the population has access to cell phones and the internet. Elections will be held in just a few months, but the organizations that are vital to a democratic transition – civil society groups and independent media – face enormous challenges.
Fortunately, a whole new world of tools creates great opportunities for those pushing for social change. Read more »