Saturday April 18th 2015

‘If they had hope, they would speak’

The ongoing use of state sponsored sexual violence in Burma’s ethnic communities (Yangon, November… [more]

‘If they had hope, they would speak’ ‘If they had hope, they would speak’

Statement on consultation organized by border-based civil society organisations with the Nationwide Ceasefire Coordination Team (NCCT)

November 24, 2014  English | Burmese On November 22-23, 2014, 42 representatives of 25 border-based… [more]

Statement on consultation organized by border-based civil society organisations with the Nationwide Ceasefire Coordination Team (NCCT) Statement on consultation organized by border-based civil society organisations with the Nationwide Ceasefire Coordination Team (NCCT)

Burmese military strategies fueling Kachin drug crisis

New report by Kachin Women’s Association Thailand Date: 8 October 2014 Report: SILENT OFFENSIVE… [more]

Burmese military strategies fueling Kachin drug crisis Burmese military strategies fueling Kachin drug crisis

“Establishing the Sustainable Peace of the Union through Women’s Power”

Statement from Women's Forum for Peace   ျမန္မာဘာသာ | English September 21,… [more]

“Establishing the Sustainable Peace of the Union through Women’s Power” “Establishing the Sustainable Peace of the Union through Women's Power"

Same Impunity, Same Pattern: Report of Systematic Sexual Violence in Burma’s Ethnic Areas

Immediate Release     English  |  Burmese   | Executive Summary JANUARY 14, 2014 [RANGOON,… [more]

Same Impunity, Same Pattern: Report of Systematic Sexual Violence in Burma’s Ethnic Areas Same Impunity, Same Pattern: Report of Systematic Sexual Violence in Burma’s Ethnic Areas

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Women activists facing harassment by proponents of Dawei Special Economic Zone

Press release by the Tavoyan Women’s Union February 25, 2015 English | Burmese The Tavoyan Women’s Union (TWU) is [Read More]

Press Release on The Eighth Congress of Women’s League of Burma

Date: February 24, 2015 English | Burmese The  Women’s  League  of  Burma  successfully  held  its [Read More]

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News from WLB Members

ONGOING SEXUAL VIOLENCE HIGHLIGHTS URGENT NEED FOR BURMA ARMY TO STOP OFFENSIVES AND PULL BACK TROOPS FROM KACHIN AREAS
Statement by Women's League of Burma(Chiang Mai, January 22, 2015) The rape and murder of two female teachers in Northern […]
Thu, Jan 22, 2015
Kachin Women’s Association – Thailand (KWAT)

Training inside Burma on violence against women
Fact finding trip to Burma
Two months ago, two PWU staff members went back to Burma. The reason for their trip was: to conduct trainings […]
Wed, Jan 11, 2012
Pa-O Women’s Union (PWU)

Bringing Justice to Women of Burma

Systematic and widespread rape of women and girls continues in Burma, in particular in the areas of renewed military offensives in Kachin, Karen and Shan State after so-called democratic elections. (Published: Nov 2011)

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