Karen Districts

Karen Districts


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  • Jun 20, 2017
    Today is World Refugee Day, around the world the strength, courage and perseverance of millions of refugees is commemorated. According to the UN, this year, World Refugee Day also marks a key moment for the public to show support for families forced to flee through the #WithRefugees petition.
  • Jun 19, 2017
    Today, 19 June 2017 is International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict. This day was chosen by the UN General Assembly because on 19 June 2008 the UN Security Council adopted resolution 1820 (2008) in which it "condemned sexual violence as a tactic of war and an impediment...
  • Mar 08, 2017
    Today, on International Women’s Day (IWD), a day to appreciate women’s rights, Karen Human Rights Group (KHRG) would like to draw attention to the situation of gender equality and women’s rights in southeast Myanmar. The United Nations (UN) has set a theme this year to focus on “Women in the...
  • Oct 20, 2016
    This detailed commentary examines the situation of ongoing militarisation in Karen State from 2012 until 2016, mainly highlighting events that have occurred after 2014 and with special attention to incidents that have occurred after the signing of the Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement (NCA) in October...
  • Oct 04, 2016
    This Op-Ed was submitted by KHRG Advocacy Coordinator, Naw Eh Thaw, to News Deeply's online Women & Girls Hub. Aung San Suu Kyi might be 'The Lady' of Myanmar, but little progress has been made toward equality for most of the country’s women, says Naw Eh Thaw, advocacy...


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