It seems that there is progress in Myanmar since the release from long imprisonment and election to parliament of Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi.
Here are CPNN articles on this progression:
September 4, 2016: The Elders welcome Myanmar peace conference
December 13, 2012: Myanmar Invites Nonviolent Peaceforce to Support Peace Processes
August 5, 2012: NGOs in Myanmar for promoting human rights
January 30, 2012: Burma: Suu Kyi confirms run for parliament seat