Photos [downloadable for reports]
Maps & Flag [downloadable for reports]
The Land
  • Burma (CIA World Factbook)
    Find up-to-date population figures and other statistics.
  • Myanmar Coast mangroves (National Geographic)
    Learn about the plants and animals that make up the threatened Myanmar Coast ecoregion.
  • Weather (
    Get the current weather conditions for Yangon and other cities in Myanmar.
History and Government
The People
Cultural Life
  • Burmese Recipes (RecipeSource)
    Find recipes for popular dishes from Myanmar
  • Collections (Center for Burma Studies, Northern Illinois University)
    View collections of art and artifacts from Myanmar, including weavings, sculptures, and weapons.
  • Golden Land (The Ultimate Guide to Myanmar)
    Read news and short articles about ethnic groups, food, arts, and religion of Myanmar.
The Economy
For More Information
  • All About Myanmar (Burma)
    Read about the states, arts and crafts, and festivals of Myanmar, and learn some simple phrases in Burmese.
  • Burma (Myanmar) Consular Information Sheet (U.S. Department of State)
    Find out what you should know before traveling to Myanmar.
  • Country Profile: Burma (BBC News)
    Get up-to-date headlines, colorful maps, timeline, overview, and watch video news clips.
  • The Irrawaddy
    Read an online magazine covering Myanmar and Southeast Asia.
  • Myanmar (Burma) facts (National Geographic)
    Find general country information, covering Myanmar’s geography, economy, and population, plus links to videos and photo essays.
  • Myanmar (Lonely Planet)
    Get information on traveling to Myanmar.
Teacher Resources
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