Ethical Leadership and Organisational Management Short Course Graduation

29 people from different Karen CBOs, Karen Office of Relief and Development (KORD), Karen Legal Aids Centre (KLAC), Karen Teachers Working Group (KTWG) and KWO attended this 2 month long special course. KWO is very proud of all of the 19 of the KWO senior staff who completed it. Congratulations to you all! We wantContinue reading “Ethical Leadership and Organisational Management Short Course Graduation”

Building Women’s Empowerment:Adobe Style !

Building Knowledge: Karen women will learn skills to build their own adobe style training center. The center will be used to train Karen women on how to build their own houses, adobe style! Building Confidence: Empowering women to design and build their own adobe houses will boost their confidence and strength. Through this process, theyContinue reading “Building Women’s Empowerment:Adobe Style !”

Capacity Building Workshop for KWO Project Coordinators and Project Assistants Successfully Completed

On May 5 – 9, 2014 KWO successfully conducted a Capacity Building Workshop for 26 Project Coordinators and Assistants. The workshop focused on project cycle management and accounting procedures and was lead by KWO’s Education program coordinator. The participants learned about staff management, defined their job descriptions, and how to conduct project monitoring and evaluation.Continue reading “Capacity Building Workshop for KWO Project Coordinators and Project Assistants Successfully Completed”

KWO Staff Capacity Building Training nearing completion

KWO has been conducting capacity building training for about 30 of our KWO community leaders and staff.  This training lasts a month and includes public speaking, an introduction to community work, community mobilization. KWO values like women’s rights, human rights, women’s empowerment are also taught along with the basics like facilitating, office management and bookkeeping.Continue reading “KWO Staff Capacity Building Training nearing completion”

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”

Capacity Building Training of Trainer (TOT)

Karen Women Organization Capacity Building Training of the Trainer was held on 12th February to 13th March 2013. There were 24 participants of KWO leaders who came from six districts and seven Karen refugee camps. During the TOT training course there were some topics that covered such as; KWO Constitution and work of the community,Continue reading “Capacity Building Training of Trainer (TOT)”

KWO 6th Congress Short Movie


Capacity Building – Learning To Make Us Stronger

CAPACITY BUILDING PROJECT Goal: To support and strengthen KWO s capac ity to provide essential services to the Karen refugee and village communities. About the project: In order to ensure the effective operation of KWO s work in the refugee camps, KWO organizes capacity building training for KWO staff and members. These activities have beenContinue reading “Capacity Building – Learning To Make Us Stronger”