Wa state


How Two Sisters Use Food to Celebrate Myanmar’s Most Misunderstood Minority

The semi-autonomous Wa State, located on Myanmar’s eastern border with China, is often dismissed as a haven for drug trafficking. But Yangon’s Root Kitchen & Bar wants to give visitors a taste of true Wa culture.


Can Anyone Put Myanmar Back Together Again?

After decades of bilateral ceasefires with different ethnic groups, the government has been pushing for a national agreement. But they're not offering much incentive.