Sara Todt is a PhD candidate in the School of Management at RMIT University where she studies gender relations in the garment industry in Myanmar. Her research focus in on how employment in the garment industry shapes women workers’ lives and livelihoods.

Andre Kwok is an associate editor of New Mandala. He studies a Bachelor of Asian Studies/Laws at the Australian National University. Andre is interested in South Asian politics, conflict reconciliation and digital societies in Asia.