Mi Su Su's Oral History, Round 2

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Mi Su Su's Oral History, Round 2

Synopsis

• Mi Su Su, Female aged 33
• Ethnic Mon Buddhist
• Primary school teacher and polling staff worker at 2020 election
• Previously interviewed November 2020
• Her school has largely remained opened, except for period of peak COVID been recurrently closed since end of 2020
• Has experienced conflict with other teachers as she has chosen not to go on strike against the military dictatorship that seized power in February 2021.
• Local police have been stationed at her school to protect against potential attacks on teachers or students.
• Received an extra 30,000 kyats [around US$17] from the Ministry of Education for serving as a teacher after the February 2021 coup.
• Did not receive any assistance from the military government in 2021, including at the peak of the Delta outbreak.

Date Created

January 18, 2022

Language of interview

Mon and Burmese

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Mi Su Su's Oral History, Round 2 (translation)