Brief Note on The State of Informal Settlement in Yangon

House Yangon

Kyu kyaw—Burmese term for slum and informal settlements—have existed as far back as early 1980s, but their numbers have greatly increased due to the influx of refugees from the 2008 Cyclone Nargis that devastated much of the delta region in the south of Myanmar. Approximately 85,000 dead read more