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KWO COVID-19 Response Report

May 27, 2020

In May 2020, KWO produced a short report on the COVID-19 pandemic and how it was impacting our communities. Read more

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KWO COVID-19 Response Report

May 15, 2020

At the beginning of March 2020, the Coronavirus COVID- 19 outbreak spread all around the world including in Thailand and Burma. The World Health Organization and then governments in each […] Read more

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COVID-19 Awareness Graphics

April 23, 2020

Graphics produced by KWO are a kind reminder to our community to stay safe and informed about COVID-19. We are stronger if we all work to support one another and […] Read more

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KWO Joins Calls for Immediate Protection of Civilians in Armed Conflict in Myanmar

April 16, 2020

The Karen Women’s Organization is disturbed by the ongoing and increasing conflict in Rakhine and Chin States. We, along with 138 civil society organizations, condemn this violence and targeting of […] Read more

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Statement on KWO Day

April 5, 2020

Today, April 5 2020, the Karen Women’s Organization celebrates 35 years of work committed to community leadership and women driven advocacy. We are pleased to share our statement celebrating our […] Read more

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Media Release from Salween Peace Park

April 3, 2020

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Letter on 35th Anniversary of KWO Day

April 3, 2020

To mark the 35th anniversary of KWO-Day, the KWO Chairperson P’doh Naw Paw Day Toe has addressed a formal letter to all KWO members and Karen people around the world. […] Read more

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Media Release From the Karen Peace Support Network: Burma Army Kills Karen Community Leader Shopping for Food

April 2, 2020

Media Release From the Karen Peace Support Network (KPSN) For Immediate Release 2nd April 2020 Burma Army Kills Karen Community Leader Shopping for Food On the evening of 31st March at […] Read more

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Bangladesh: End Internet Blackout to Protect Public Health of Rohingya Refugees and Host Communities

April 2, 2020

50 organizations call for end to communication restrictions and fencing in Cox’s Bazar The Karen Women’s Organization joins calls to the Bangladesh government to restore mobile internet access and halt […] Read more