Thant Myint-U

Podium

Thant Myint-U

Writer and former United Nations official Thant Myint-U speaks about the future of Western policy towards Burma and argues for a fresh approach to Burma’s problems at a lecture organized by the International Development Research Centre, Ottawa, Ont., November 30, 2009. This lecture is entitled “Burma at a Watershed: Rethinking Western Policy Towards Burma.” After speaking, Mr. Myint-U responds to questions from audience members.