Stalled Peace Talks Adds to Refugee Worries – Can’t Go Home, Aids Cuts, Shelter and Security at Risk - Karen Network Urge UK, EU and other Aid Donors to Resume Support
Stalled Peace Talks Adds to Refugee Worries – Can’t Go Home, Aids Cuts, Shelter and Security at Risk - Karen Network Urge UK, EU and other Aid Donors to Resume Support
Stalled Peace Talks Adds to Refugee Worries – Can’t Go Home, Aids Cuts, Shelter and Security at Risk - Karen Network Urge UK, EU and other Aid Donors to Resume Support
Stalled Peace Talks Adds to Refugee Worries – Can’t Go Home, Aids Cuts, Shelter and Security at Risk - Karen Network Urge UK, EU and other Aid Donors to Resume Support

Stalled Peace Talks Adds to Refugee Worries – Can’t Go Home, Aids Cuts, Shelter and Security at Risk - Karen Network Urge UK, EU and other Aid Donors to Resume Support

WORLD REFUGEE DAY 2019: Refugees Concerned, No Jobs at New Settlement Site
WORLD REFUGEE DAY 2019: Refugees Concerned, No Jobs at New Settlement Site
WORLD REFUGEE DAY 2019: Refugees Concerned, No Jobs at New Settlement Site
WORLD REFUGEE DAY 2019: Refugees Concerned, No Jobs at New Settlement Site

WORLD REFUGEE DAY 2019: Refugees Concerned, No Jobs at New Settlement Site

Karen Groups Aim to Strengthen Customary Land Management System in KNU Areas
Karen Groups Aim to Strengthen Customary Land Management System in KNU Areas
Karen Groups Aim to Strengthen Customary Land Management System in KNU Areas
Karen Groups Aim to Strengthen Customary Land Management System in KNU Areas

Karen Groups Aim to Strengthen Customary Land Management System in KNU Areas

Release of Reuters Journalists Welcomed, But Local Journalists Still Threatened, Harassed and Restricted
Release of Reuters Journalists Welcomed, But Local Journalists Still Threatened, Harassed and Restricted
Release of Reuters Journalists Welcomed, But Local Journalists Still Threatened, Harassed and Restricted
Release of Reuters Journalists Welcomed, But Local Journalists Still Threatened, Harassed and Restricted

Release of Reuters Journalists Welcomed, But Local Journalists Still Threatened, Harassed and Restricted

Myanmar’s Karen Displaced in a Quagmire
Myanmar’s Karen Displaced in a Quagmire
Myanmar’s Karen Displaced in a Quagmire
Myanmar’s Karen Displaced in a Quagmire

Myanmar’s Karen Displaced in a Quagmire

LATEST STORIES

Stalled Peace Talks Adds to Refugee Worries – Can’t Go Home, Aids Cuts, Shelter and Security at Risk – Karen Network Urge UK, EU and other A...

June 25, 2019  •  Author: Sa Isue

On World Refugee Day, 2019, the Karen Peace Support Network (KPSN) issued a statement calling on the European Union, United Kingdom and other donors to support refugees and IDPs in eastern Burma and Thailand. With the peace building process stalled and without any guaranteed... Read more ►

WORLD REFUGEE DAY 2019: Refugees Concerned, No Jobs at New Settlement Site

June 20, 2019  •  Author: Karen News

This year’s World Refugee Day Today is marked with a global call for people to #StepWithRefugees. On the Thai-Burma border, refugees who recently returned to their homeland are concerned how to make a living and look after their families. Since 2016, and encouraged by rece... Read more ►

Karen Groups Aim to Strengthen Customary Land Management System in KNU Areas

June 4, 2019  •  Author: Karen News

Hundreds of Karen representatives from 56 different groups gathered to strengthen Karen customary land management systems at a seminar held at Lay Wah, Karen State from May 29 to 30, 2019. The Kaw Customary Land Seminar was attended by 519 people including representatives fr... Read more ►

Release of Reuters Journalists Welcomed, But Local Journalists Still Threatened, Harassed and Restricted

May 9, 2019  •  Author: Karen News

The two Myanmar based Reuters journalists, Wa Lone, 33, and Kyaw Soe Oo, 29, charged under and jailed for breaking the country’s Official Secrets Act were released from prison after spending 500 days behind bars. The two journalists convicted in September 2018 and sentence... Read more ►

Myanmar’s Karen Displaced in a Quagmire

April 28, 2019  •  Author: *Thomas Wilkie-Black

Long-time refugees on the Thai-Myanmar border face cuts in rations but say they cannot return to areas where fighting is ongoing. International aid for refugees and displaced people in camps on the Thai-Myanmar border has been slashed since Myanmar’s first supposedly democ... Read more ►

Karen Calls on U.S Government to Sanction Burma’s Army Chief Min Aung Hlaing

April 26, 2019  •  Author: Karen News

The Karen Organization of America have sent an open letter calling for the United States to sanction General Min Aung Hlaing, Burma’s Commander-in-Chief for abuses and crimes committed against ethnic people. The KOA sent the letter endorsed by its 22 member organizations t... Read more ►

LATEST OPINION STORIES

Karen Revolution at a Crossroad – Time for Renewal

January 30, 2019  •  Author: *Saw Greh Moo

2019 marks an important year for Karen armed struggle for self-autonomy in many ways. On January 31st, we will celebrate 70th anniversary of the Karen Revolution Day, a day when Karen people first launched their armed movement against the government of Burma in 1949 for an a... Read more ►

Land Confiscation and Land Grabbing Continues As Business Development Increase in Karen State

November 15, 2018  •  Author: Karen News

In an exclusive interview with Karen News, Saw Albert, Field Director of Karen Human Right Group (KHRG), talk about the land confiscation and its impact on the livelihood of villagers, as well as the unfavorable conditions of legal mechanism towards villagers to secure their... Read more ►

MORE STORIES

Land Right Activist Naw Ohn Hla Arrested Over Housing Protest in Myawaddy

April 25, 2019  •  Author: Karen News

Naw Ohn Hla, a land right and political activist together with four colleagues were arrested in Myawaddy after a protest over a controversial housing project on April 22, 2019. Naw Ohn Hla was arrested while traveling to Yangon on the night of April 22 after she joined with ... Read more ►

Karen State Parliament Approve Expansion of Taungalay New Town Project in Hpa An

April 8, 2019  •  Author: S'Phan Shaung

The proposal to expand the Taungalay new town housing project in Sanpree village tract, Hpa-An Township got the green light from the State Parliament on April 3. The proposal by U Than Naing, State Minister of Project, Finance and Municipal was raised during the first day of... Read more ►

Send this to a friend