Wednesday January 23rd 2019



19 Representatives Attended The 10th International Forum on Women’s Rights and Development

Nineteen representatives from 11 member organizations and one representative from network partner Women and Child Right Project (WCRP), Mon Human Rights Foundation attended the forum. The delegation was funded by AWID at a total amount 488,500 Baht.

Activities :

  • “ Using reports on VAW by the State produced by WLB member organizations, including System of Impunity, Licence to Rape, Shattering Silences, Catwalk to the Barrack and Driven Away as advocacy tools
  • Interventions on related issues at different workshops
  • Networking activities and developing alliances with women’s youth groups
  • Selling handcrafts produced by refugees along the Thai-Burma border
  • Meeting (formal & informal) with network partners/ alliances and donors
  • Collecting signatures for a petition calling for the release of Aung San Suu Kyi
  • Self organized workshop on “Women of Burma: Enjoying Equal Rights to Men ?”