Development cooperation , 16.11.2015

Support to the Peace Process in Myanmar


The overall objective of the project Facilitating the Myanmar Peace Process 2016–2018 is to support and strengthen the peace process and the emerging political dialogue in Myanmar through technical support to and confidence building between the dialogue partners. The specific objectives for the Finnish support are: 1. To end conflict and reconcile adversaries: A. Formal political dialogue structures established and supported B. The democratic space and constitutional change process is secured C. Safety nets and non-formal dialogue structures established The project is implemented by Euro-Burma Office and Finnish Evangelic-Lutheran Mission. The total budgeted amount is 3.6M€.

Funding decision  16.11.2015

3 600 000 €

Objectives monitored by OECD's Development Assistance Committee

  • Participatory development/Good governance
  • Gender equality

Field of activity

  • Civilian peace-building, conflict prevention and resolution 80%
  • Post-conflict peace-building (UN) 20%

Special target group

  • women
  • girls
  • children
  • youth
  • elderly people
  • people with disability
  • indigenous peoples / ethnic minorities

Funding channel

  • Suomen Lähetysseura ry
  • Associates to Develop Democratic Burma/Euro-Burma Office



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