UNITED Nations Special Rapporteur to Myanmar Ms Yanghee Lee expressed her excitement at the prospect of the 21st Century Panglong Peace Conference in a meeting with the Kachin State government in Myitkyina yesterday.
She also pledged closer cooperation with the local government for regional development.
The chief minister of Kachin State promised to cooperate in the promotion of human rights, saying that the success of the conference would help solve human rights issues. The UN special rapporteur also visited correctional facilities and shelters for internally displaced persons where she met with the victims of armed conflict.
Kachin State IPRD