KYO Urges more Cooperation Between Ethnic Youths

May 31, 2018  •  Author: Sa Isue

The Karen Youth Organization (KYO)’s chair Saw Ler Ner has urged more cooperation between ethnic youths in the situation where Burma’s political transition cannot guarantee basic rights of ethnic people. “We are still fighting the battles using the political movement ... Read more ►

KYO Changes Venue for Summer Youth Camp due to Objection

April 24, 2018  •  Author: Saw Shar

The Karen Youth Organization (KYO) has kicked off its summer youth camp on April 23 after changing the venue in response to the objection from the Mon State Minister of Security and Border Affairs. The KYO originally planned to hold the summer youth camp at Kwi Lay Village i... Read more ►

Overseas Karen Youths Observe Border Situation to Provide Assistance

January 4, 2018  •  Author: Sa Isue

Karen migrant youths living abroad including the United States, Norway, the Netherlands and local Karen youths are cooperating in an observation program along the border areas and the refugee camps. They also provided their assistance there from December 27 to January 15. Le... Read more ►

Karen Youth Discuss Peace and Politics at Networking Event

November 10, 2017  •  Author: Nan Way Phyo Zar

Over 100 Karen youth leaders from Karen and Mon states, as well as Bago, Tanintharyi and Yangon regions gathered in the past week at a networking event to discuss how ethnic youth can get involved in the peace process and work together more closely. In the hopes of rallying ... Read more ►

KYO Holds Youth Forum in Mae La Refugee Camp

July 27, 2017  •  Author: Saw Shar

Karen refugee youth took part in a politics, peace and management bootcamp this week. Over 70 people attended the three-day training, which was held at the Mae La refugee camp on the Thai-Myanmar border, according to members of the Karen Youth Organization. The KYO organized... Read more ►

Karen youth hold historic meeting in govt-controlled zone

August 14, 2012  •  Author: Saw Khar Su Nyar (KIC)

For the first time in its history the Karen Youth Organization held a seminar in a Burma government controlled area, in Noh Poe village in Myawaddy Township on Saturday, August 11. Organisers credited the recent ceasefire agreements between Karen National Union and the Burma... Read more ►

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