Home » Posts tagged "cyclone nargis"

Tag Archives: cyclone nargis

Myanmar Women Leaders: Susanna Soe

One of our colleagues in Myanmar was recently interviewed and we’d like to share the article with you. Susanna is one of the amazing Myanmar women leaders with whom Partners Asia works. KWAG, the local group that Susanna leads, is one of Partners Asia’s grantees doing good community work in a number of areas in Myanmar. Take a look at her interesting personal story. – – – – – To Help Burma Rise, Karen Woman Takes a Stand By ZARNI […]

Tags: , ,

Mon State Community Learning

Mon State in eastern Burma – Myanmar lies on a strip of land between the sea and the mountains that forms the border with Thailand. The people of these border areas experienced a 40-year war between armed ethnic nationality groups and the government. Karen and Mon communities in northern Mon state have faced a population decline, as young people have sought safety and work in Thailand and as poor rural families have moved to urban areas. Following years of instability, […]

Tags: , , ,