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The contrasting reality of Burma where monks and soldiers play an equally important role in daily life. Once, a resource rich nation, Burma has become one of the poorest in the world with estimated more than 30% of the population living on or below the poverty line and where the ruling military regime spend less than 2% of GDP on education and healthcare combined.
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THE STATE WE ARE IN, BURMA DAILY LIFE - GALLERY 5
The contrasting reality of Burma where monks and soldiers play an equally important role in daily life. Once, a resource rich nation, Burma has become one of the poorest in the world with estimated more than 30% of the population living on or below the poverty line and where the ruling military regime spend less than 2% of GDP on education and healthcare combined.