Author and Researcher
Maximillian is a researcher currently based on the Thai/Burma border, who specialises in political, developmental and human rights issues in South and South East Asia.
Working as a researcher Maximillian has worked for organisations including the Karen Human Rights Group, Progressive Voice Myanmar and Human Rights Without Frontiers andthe Assistance Association for Political Prisoners Burma. His research has focused on a wide range of issues such as IDPs and refugees in southeastern Myanmar to the legal status of Tibetan refugees in Nepal.
He is the author of "By the Way of the Border: Travels around the frontiers and beyuls of Nepal", published by Vajra Books in 2019. Maximillian studied at the University of Stirling, Tribhuvan University and the London College of Journalism.
On this website is a small selection of Maximillian’s published writing , find him on Twitter at @max_morch.