Political Transition in Myanmar
Lord Michael Williams of Baglan, Distinguished Visiting Fellow, Chatham House
Ahead of the elections scheduled for 2015, the speaker will examine the process of political transition in Myanmar (Burma). Considering the progress made towards democratic reform and the impact of continuing ethnic tensions, he will explore the outlook for the country's transition to democracy, the prospects for economic development and the implications for the region.
Attendance is strictly by invitation only. To enable as open a debate as possible, this event will be held under the Chatham House Rule.