1 Objectives of this document
This operational concept is written for the staff of the Embassy of Switzerland in Myanmar in Yangon and in the field. Its elaboration involved all domains covered by the Swiss Cooperation Strategy in Myanmar and the whole Embassy. It aims to provide a comprehensive explanation of what protection means in the context of Myanmar and to enhance the practical application of protection activities in the country at field and policy level. It puts the Swiss protection frame-work (see chapter 2) into action and describes measures and instruments on how protection can be provided in Myanmar.