Lynn Myat has been a team member at MIPS since its inception in 2017. He is a specialized data coder for the Township-based Conflict Monitoring System (TMCS). Before joining MIPS, Lynn worked as an investigative journalist and in-depth feature writer at Mawkun, Myanmar’s first investigative magazine, focusing on persons with disabilities, water resource management, human rights, health, public policy, and the illegal wildlife trade in Myanmar. He also worked for Narinjara News Agency and Yangon Media Group where he covered conflicts in Rakhine State and political issues in Yangon.