7 day news vol.11-no.41

Burma : MTV EXIT to hold historic live concert in Yangon

The free concert will be held on December 16th in Yangon People’s Square with the iconic 2,600 year old history-laden Shwedagon Pagoda as the backdrop. Multi GRAMMY award-winning singer songwriter Jason Mraz will headline the event along with MTV EXIT Celebrity Ambassadors Phyu Phyu Kyaw Thein and R Zarni, as well as artists Sai Sai, Chan Chan, Chit Htu Wai, Linn Linn and Pyo Gyi. Sharing the stage with the musicians will be representatives from the anti-human trafficking sector, government, and donor community who work to combat human trafficking in Myanmar. MTV EXIT is a campaign to raise awareness and increase prevention of human trafficking through television programmes, live events, and online content. To find out more visit: http://mtvexit.org/liveinmyanmar/