Karenni State


E.g., 2017-04-27
E.g., 2017-04-27
  • Aug 07, 1997
    This report details the forced labour of different ethnic groups in Burma under a heavily militarised presence. This report was a submission for the International Labour Organisation.
  • Mar 05, 1997
    This report provides an update on the relocation of Karenni villages under orders by SLORC, from April to July 1996. Abuses include forced labour, death of villagers, and lack of access to food, water and medicine.
  • Feb 12, 1997
    This report describes the orders for relocation of more than 183 villages in Karenni State by SLORC (State Law and Order Restoration Council) to pre-designated sites. Many villagers instead chose to make the hazardous journey to 'Camp 2' on the Thai border. Camp 2 was attacked by the DKBA...
  • Apr 10, 1994
    This interview reports on human rights situation in Karenni (Kaya) State including land confiscation and forced labour as told by Khon Mar Ko Pan, a Kayan elected Member of Parliament in the 1990 elections.
  • Dec 31, 1992
    A Karenni refugee described SLORC force labour, where villagers had to porter, and go work at Loikaw-Aung Nan railway for a month. Also includes information regarding forced relocation, arbitrary demands and taxation.


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E.g., 2017-04-27