KWO Congratulates Recent KYWLS Graduates

KWO is so proud of the recent graduates from the Karen Young Women Leadership School! The 17th group of students graduated at a ceremony this weekend. Guests from community school, community organisations attended as well as Dr. T Than Pyar College representatives. Speeches from the KWO leader and KNU leader took place and students wereContinue reading “KWO Congratulates Recent KYWLS Graduates”

Become a volunteer English teacher with KWO!

The Karen Women’s Organization (KWO) is currently recruiting volunteer English teachers for the Karen Young Women’s Leadership School (KYWLS) in Mae Ra Moe camp and New Generation School, inside Karen State. If you are interested in learning more about these two volunteer opportunities, please contact Naw K’nyaw Paw, KWO Secretary, at

KWO 2011 – 2012 Two Year Update

KWO is pleased to provide our 2011/12-update report including programs currently running in the community, challenges and successes, financial reports, KWO special activities and a Call to Action. One thing that remains true throughout KWO’s 28 years of service is our commitment to the Empowerment, Equality, and Freedom of all Karen women. Thank you to KWOContinue reading “KWO 2011 – 2012 Two Year Update”

Karen Young Women’s Leadership School (KYWLS)

Karen Young Women’s Leadership School (KYWLS) Goal: To empower young women to realize their potential leadership ability and move towards women’s participation as equal partners with men in decision-making at a community level. KWO established the KYWLS in 2001. KYWLS targets young women who are interested in working for organizations, especially the KWO, in theirContinue reading “Karen Young Women’s Leadership School (KYWLS)”