The Karen Women’s Organisation provided aid to internally displaced peoples suffering from escalating violence.
Twelve months following the military coup in Myanmar, the economy is in freefall with almost half of its population now in poverty according to the UNDP
The Myanmar diaspora community in Australia has written an open letter to the Australian government, calling on it to do more to help the people of Myanmar.
The military junta has intensified its violent attacks on workers and trade unionists in Myanmar. Concerted action of the international community to demand the release of all political prisoners remains the top priority.
In the context of the devastating coup unfolding inside Myanmar and the ongoing impacts of COVID 19, the Karen Women’s Organisation has continues its struggle for women’s equality and for peace and democracy.
Unemployed golf caddies and their families – many of whom are now living in refugee-like conditions – are protesting their sacking by Shwe Man Taung Golf Club in Mandalay, Myanmar.