Reactions: The Myanmar Coup

Asia Beyond the Headlines Seminar Series, Spring 2021

A panel discussion held via Zoom on Tuesday, February 9, 2021.


Hon. Thomas Andrews, UN Special Rapporteur on the Situation of Human Rights in Myanmar; Senior Robina Human Rights Fellow, Schell International Human Rights Center, Yale University Law School​; Associate, Harvard University Asia Center 

Tyler Giannini, Clinical Professor of Law; Co-Director, International Human Rights Clinic, Harvard Law School

Wai Wai Nu, Executive Director and Founder, Women’s Peace Network; Founder, Yangon Youth Leadership Center

Mathew Smith, Fellow, Carr Center for Human Rights Policy, Harvard Kennedy School; Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Fortify Rights

Chair/Moderator: James Robson, James C. Kralik and Yunli Lou Professor of East Asian Languages and Civilizations; William Fung Director of the Harvard University Asia Center

Produced by the Harvard University Asia Center

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