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Analysis: New opium elimination plan in Myanmar
28 June 2013 (IRIN ), A recent peace initiative in Myanmar’s eastern Shan State could play a key role in poppy eradication in a country which is the world’s second largest opium producer, experts say.
Rohingya detainees in Thailand face dire conditions
28 June 2013 (IRIN ), Human rights groups are calling for improved living conditions for close to 2,000 Rohingya boat people now in detention in Thailand.
Record dengue season predicted in Thailand
12 June 2013 (IRIN ), With more than 40 deaths and almost 40,000 cases of dengue fever reported in Thailand so far this year, health experts are warning this could be the largest-ever epidemic.
Analysis: Southeast Asia’s human trafficking conundrum
6 May 2013 (IRIN ), Tens of thousands of people are vulnerable to being trafficked in Southeast Asia, with governments struggling to understand and respond collectively to the problem, say experts and government officials.
Asia braces for spill-over of new bird flu strain
8 April 2013 (IRIN ), Officials throughout Asia are implementing measures to protect people from a new strain of bird flu - H7N9 - that has so far infected 24 people in China, killing seven.
Myanmar’s landmines hinder return of displaced
3 April 2013 (IRIN ), Landmines in Myanmar's southeastern Kayin and Kayah states and Bago division, and in the northern Shan and Kachin states, threaten the return of more than 450,000 refugees and internally displaced persons (IDPs).
Rohingya in Thailand - safe for now
29 January 2013 (IRIN ), The future of more than 1,500 recent Rohingya boat arrivals in Thailand is unclear, despite a government reprieve allowing them to stay for another six months.
Jakarta flooding highlights prevention gaps
24 January 2013 (IRIN ), Recent widespread flooding in the Indonesian capital, Jakarta, highlights the need for more effective flood management.
In Brief: Forced labour in Thai factory
22 January 2013 (IRIN ), Up to 700 Burmese migrant workers in a pineapple factory in Thailand’s southern Prachuap Khiri Khan Province are victims of forced labour, according to a recently released report by Helsinki-based corporate watchdog Finnwatch.
In Brief: UNHCR concern over reported Rohingya deportations
4 January 2013 (IRIN ), The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) has expressed concern over reports that more than 70 ethnic Rohingya have been deported to Myanmar from Thailand.

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