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STOP VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN IN BURMA

November 25, 2022

KWO releases Briefing Paper calling for a stop to violence against women in Burma. Thousands of people in Burma have been killed, injured, arrested, and tortured by the State Administration […] Read more

International Stop VAW Day 2022 KWO Formal Message in Karen Version

November 25, 2022

November 25th marks the “International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women”. The theme chosen this year by women in our community is: “No one is above the law”. […] Read more

KWO Formal Message on International Stop Violence Against Women 2022

November 25, 2022

November 25th marks the “International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women”. The theme chosen this year by women in our community is: “No one is above the law”. […] Read more

Girl’s rights and protection challenges in Southeast Burma

October 12, 2022

On this International Day of the Girl Child, we bring your attention to the difficulties faced by girls in Kawthoolei (Karen State, Southeast Burma). Obstacles to growing up in peace, […] Read more

KWO Calls on World Refugee Day For Refugees to be Supported to Live with Dignity

June 20, 2022

On World Refugee Day, the Karen Women’s Organization (KWO) calls for the support of refugees so we all can live with full dignity as a human beings. Refugee Day is […] Read more

Stop Violence Against Women and Children

November 26, 2021

We, KWO would like you all to join this year’s Stop Vaw Day and 16 days activism Campaign. This year our theme is “Have courage to speak out about injustice […] Read more

Stop Domestic Violence

November 25, 2021

We, KWO would like you all to join this year’s Stop Vaw Day and 16 days activism Campaign. This year our theme is “Have courage to speak out about injustice […] Read more

KWO Formal Message on International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women

November 25, 2021

November 25th, 2021: Today marks an important day on the International calendar. This is the special day when we ask people in the world to stand quietly for a moment […] Read more

The Karen Women’s Organization and the Karen Human Rights Group Condemn the Burmese Junta’s Use of Women as Human Shields

September 3, 2021

The Karen Women’s Organization (KWO) and the Karen Human Rights Group (KHRG) strongly condemn the use of women as human shields by the Burma Army in Karen State and other […] Read more