BRIEF - Youth forum to be held in Moulmein

The Myanmar Youth Forum (MYF) will be held in Mon State capital Moulmein from 4-6 March to promote youth participation in reform, said organiser Moe Thway. This week’s forum will be the second such event in Burma, and is planned to become an ongoing annual function. The event will be attended by 15-20 youth representatives. Govt peace negotiator Aung Min and opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi are also slated for appearances.