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KWO and Karen Quiet People celebrate International Deaf Day

November 18, 2014

In September 2014, KWO’s Special Education students, staff and families celebrated International Deaf Day. We worked together to raise awareness, to show our abilities and to educate our communities about […] Read more

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Nursery activity of Schools competition from Mae Ra Moe and Mae La Oo

November 10, 2014

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Afraid to Go Home: Recent Violent Conflict and Human Rights Abuses in Karen State (KRW Report)

November 7, 2014

The following report was prepared by Karen Rivers Watch (KRW), a coalition of six Karen organizations focused on the environment, women, youth, human rights and development issues. This report is […] Read more

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KWO Nursery Schools Mid-School Year: Competition, Teacher Training, and General Education

October 28, 2014

KWO runs nursery schools in 2 refugee camps on Thailand and in partnership with more than 70 villages in Karen State.  This past week, October 2014, the Nursery Schools in […] Read more

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KWO Begins Work on New Training Center in Karen State – By Women For Women

October 21, 2014

KWO is celebrating meeting our fundraising goal of $4600(USD) to build a new women’s training center in Karen State.  This is our first successful crowd funding effort. Work on the […] Read more

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Joint Statement of Karen Women’s Groups in Support of the Reunification of KAF

October 20, 2014

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Peace Award for fellow Karen woman peace activist

October 14, 2014

KWO was proud to learn in September that P’Doh Naw Zipporah Sein, has been honoured with a Peace Award by the Women’s Organisations Network (WON) of Burma. The award was […] Read more

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KNU Decision to Withdraw from UNFC Undemocratic Claims Karen Women’s Organisation

October 7, 2014

The Karen Women’s Organisation has criticized the decision by the Karen National Union to suspend its membership from the United Nationalities Federal Council last month, claiming the decision was made […] Read more

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International Peace Day interview (Karen, Burmese & English )

September 22, 2014

ကရင္ျပည္နယ္အတြင္းႏွစ္ေပါင္း ၆ဝ ေက်ာ္ျဖစ္ပြားခဲ့တဲ့ ပဋိပကၡေတြ အဆုံးသတ္ႏုိင္ေရးအတြက္ ၂ဝ၁၂ ခုႏွစ္မွာ ကရင္အမ်ဳိးသားအစည္းအရုံး (KNU) က ျမန္မာအစုိးရနဲ႔ ပဏာမအပစ္အခတ္ရပ္စဲေရး ရယူခဲ့ၿပီး ၿငိမ္းခ်မ္းေရးေဖာ္ေဆာင္မႈလုပ္ငန္းေတြ လုပ္ေဆာင္ေနပါတယ္။ ဒါေပမယ့္ စစ္မွန္တဲ့ ၿငိမ္းခ်မ္းေရးအဆင့္ မေရာက္ရွိေသးဘဲ ေဆြးေႏြးေနဆဲအဆင့္မွာသာ ရွိပါေသးတယ္။ အျပည္ျပည္ဆုိင္ရာၿငိမ္းခ်မ္းေရးေန႔နဲ႔ ပတ္သက္ၿပီး ကရင္ျပည္သူတခ်ိဳ႕ရဲ႕ အျမင္သေဘာထားေတြကို ျမန္မာဘာသာစာတန္းထုိး တင္ျပထားပါတယ္။ [vimeo 106670241 w=500 […] Read more