Blog of the International Journal of Constitutional Law

Tag: praetorian constitutionalism

  • Myanmar’s Constitutional Impasse: The Constitutional Amendment Process in 2020

    —Andrew Harding, National University of Singapore, and Nyi Nyi Kyaw, Myanmar Studies Programme, ISEAS – Yusof Ishak Institute and National University of Singapore The rigidity of the 2008 Constitution of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar (‘the Constitution’) is rightly notorious, and this rigidity has been proven at least three times through failed attempts to reform it in 2013, 2014, and 2019–2020.