Alfred Skartveit Helskog is from Oslo, Norway. He has a background in the Norwegian Young Conservatives and has been travelling in the Middle East and Southeast Asia to gain an understanding of different political systems around the world. He writes a political blog in Norwegian: poliglo.no
The fourth installment of our series about award-winning responsible tourism businesses profiles Myanmar Adventure Outfitters, a company that takes tourists off the beaten track while offering a helping hand to locals.
The Kayin State Border Guard Force has come under intense pressure from the Tatmadaw over its extensive, controversial business interests and there’s concern the ultimatum could trigger fresh hostilities in one of the country’s most war-torn areas.