The Geostrategic Location of Myanmar and its Influence on the Rohingya Conflict

Article by Hanne Van Regemortel. Abstract: The aim of this research article is to investigate the connection between the Rohingya conflict and economic developments within Arakan State in Myanmar. The Rohingya conflict is often framed as an exclusively ethnic and/or religious conflict while little attention has been paid to the capitalist aspect of the conflict. However, […]

The Bare Life of the Rohingya: The Effect of a Contested Identity on Radicalisation (羅興亞的光輝生活: 有爭議身份對激進化的影響)

Article by Hanne Van Regemortel (任漢娜). Abstract: The Rohingya are a Muslim minority whom have been living in Myanmar for centuries. The Myanmar Citizenship Law of 1982 refuses to recognize the Rohingya as an indigenous ethnic group of Myanmar thus denying them citizenship. Therefore, Rohingya have no political or social rights, their identity is being contested […]