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The Able: Serving with hearts

Nowadays, Yangon’s café scene is growing fast and standing out from the crowd is not exactly a piece of cake. Nevertheless, the latest contender to the fierce competition is The Able Café,...

Mary Chapman School for the Deaf teacher Phyu Phyu Win

Phyu Phyu Win understands adversity. Diagnosed as deaf during her childhood, the 34-year-old teacher encountered a rigid education system negligent toward the hearing impaired, and, later on, discriminatory employers unwilling to invest in her...

The Quietest Kitchen in Yangon

On Wednesdays and Fridays, there’s a sweet, sweet smell wafting in the Yangon air as chefs and students bustle about preparing delicate baked goods. There’s something different about this kitchen, though. There’s no shouting like...

Music For Myanmar Charity Concert

For the hearing impaired and deaf children of the Mary Chapman School for the Deaf, music represents the promise of a better education. To raise money for the school there there will be a...