Podcast: Myanmar’s job crisis deepens

Unemployment has risen rapidly during the COVID-19 outbreak around Myanmar. What hope is there for the unemployed? We hear from job agencies, newly unemployed workers and government officials on how the crisis is being faced in this country.

Doh Athan is a weekly podcast which looks at human rights issues. It’s produced by Frontier with media partners from around the country, through a partnership with Fondation Hirondelle. It is supported by the Embassy of the Netherlands in Myanmar and the Swiss Agency for Development Cooperation.

Listen in Burmese.

By Aye Aye Aung.

By Frontier

By Frontier

In-depth, unbiased coverage of Myanmar in an era of transition. Our fortnightly English language print magazine is published every other Thursday, with daily news updates online.
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