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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

KWO Statement Commemorating the Rohingya Genocide

August 25, 2021

On this day commemorating the Rohingya genocide, KWO wishes to express our solidarity for the pain and suffering Rohingya victims and their families have endured under militarised campaigns wages by […] Read more

KWO Letter on Karen Martyrs Day

August 10, 2021

On the 71st Martyrs Day to commemorate the memory of our martyrs who have sacrificed their lives to protect us and ensure we can live with our dignity, we pay […] Read more

KWO Letter on 74th KNDO Day

July 16, 2021

Today marks the 74th KNDO day. KWO sends our best wishes to all KNDO soldiers. We encourage all our Karen people to be happy and healthy and to be hopeful, […] Read more

Statement on 72nd Karen National Liberation Army Day

July 5, 2021

KWO sends our best wishes to all in the Karen Army and to all Karen around the world on July 5th which marks the day of the 72nd Karen National […] Read more

KWO Statement on Kaw Thoo Lei Day

June 14, 2021

We, KWO, send our best wishes to you all on June 14th which marks the day our founding father, President Saw Ba U Gyi, formed the KawThoo Lei government and […] Read more

36th KWO Day

April 5, 2021

To mark the 36th anniversary of KWO-Day, KWO addressed a formal letter to all KWO members and Karen people around the world. KWO call for unity, for us to continue […] Read more