The Irrawaddy Store, launched in 2010, promotes independent media and press freedom for Burma via unique products for our readers and supporters, whilst supporting our independent media publications.
The Irrawaddy magazine and web site cover Burma and Southeast Asia, providing in-depth news and information to international readers and readers inside Burma. We aim to provide reliable, credible, and accurate news on Burma to our readers worldwide whilst promoting the development of a professional and independent Burmese media. We have a strong belief in democracy and our duty to protect and preserve press freedom.
The Irrawaddy was established in 1993 by Burmese journalists living in exile and is not affiliated with any political organization or government. The Irrawaddy is a non-profit media group supported by grants and donations from institutional and individual donors.