Mar 9, 2021 Blog

A Personal View from Inside Myanmar

Written by a staff member in Myanmar: Military regime in Myanmar lasted from 1962 to 2011 and resumed again in 1st February 2021. The...
Feb 3, 2021 Blog

Myanmar Political Upheaval

By now, you may have heard about the political upheaval that took place January 31, 2021 in Myanmar. Of note, the military has staged a...
Dec 8, 2020 Blog

Nocrumbsleft and Teri Turner Support Shanta

We're excited that Teri Turner, a hugely popular Instagram food blogger and author of the best-selling cookbook, No Crumbs Left: Recipes...
Nov 19, 2020 Blog

COVID-19 Alert

While our partner villages have not yet had any Covid-19 cases, the travel restrictions and drought have severely impacted their...
Sep 21, 2020 Blog

2019 Impact Report

Click here to read our 2019 Impact Report We are eager to share the results of Shanta's hard work this year, in collaboration with Muditar...
Aug 4, 2020 Blog

Shanta’s Model Empowers Villages during COVID-19

“My three sons are students and I’m worrying how can I support them to keep study this year. And because of I lost big amount of...
Jun 9, 2020 Blog

Taking time to do it the right way – how COVID-19 is changing our work in Myanmar

A lot has changed since my last blog post, shared as the real scale of COVID-19’s impact on our lives was just beginning to come into...
Apr 20, 2020 Blog

Shanta’s Response to the Coronavirus in Myanmar

A message from Laurie Meininger, Shanta's Executive Director, about our response to the coronavirus in...
Mar 29, 2020 Blog

The future is still bright

We know the world is feeling upside down right now, and everyone is facing a lot of uncertainty and fear. It is time for us all to take...
Feb 25, 2020 Blog

Welcome Our New Program Manager

Join us in giving our newly hired Program Manager, Dan Osnato, a warm Shanta welcome! “I joined Shanta because decades of research on...