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From shame to rights empowerment: challenging the disability stigma in Karma
Karma, a Palestinian village located 11km to the southwest of Hebron City. It is inhabited by around 1400 people (2007 census). Similar to other Palestinian communities, Karma is being choked by...
Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 18:35
Tales of Inequality: The Journey of the Overseas Filipino Worker (OFW)
If the foreign labour market were an auction house, the Philippine Government would be among the first to put its citizens up for auction. Every year, the government teaches thousands of Filipinos...
Thursday, March 10, 2016 - 11:25
Community University of Myanmar's Dry Zone
Blue skies.A large dam surrounded by a lush forest. Traditional huts made from bamboo and toddy palm word. An organic vegetable garden with ripe tomatoes and fresh herbs.This was the scene yesterday...
Tuesday, February 2, 2016 - 13:08
RMIT University Students Participates in the First Official Community University Course in Myanmar's Dry Zone
Today. History in the making. 19 students from RMIT University in Australia are participating in the first official Community University course facilitated by ActionAid Myanmar.[ibimage==32775==...
Thursday, January 28, 2016 - 05:19
New EC funded project for empowering women and youth led CSOs in Myanmar
Article by Kalika Bro-Jorgensen ActionAid has initiated a new four year project called “Strengthening a responsive, diverse and democratic civil society in Myanmar”. Funded by the European...
Monday, January 18, 2016 - 04:17
Village Book leads to private sector school funding
Su Lu Ban village in the Dry Zone identified the construction of a primary school as the number one priority during the Village Book process.The rationale was, that the children would then not need...
Friday, January 15, 2016 - 11:15
Partner delivered popular election coverage
Article by Upendranadh Choragudi, Project Manager - Promoting Just & Democratic Governance, ActionAid Myanmar The elections of 2015 in Myanmar heralded a significant beginning of democratic...
Friday, January 15, 2016 - 10:01
Community-based tourism is open for business
Article by Cole Landfried ActionAid Myanmar is pleased to announce that its exciting new community-based tourism initiative is now underway. The initiative represents the culmination of years of...
Friday, January 15, 2016 - 09:56
Community foundation: Villages as implementing partners
ActionAid Myanmar is committed to make the communities we work with become our implementing partners. We believe this will further improve both ownership over and efficiency of our programmes. Ever...
Friday, January 15, 2016 - 07:48
Women and girls with disabilities face double discrimination in Myanmar
Article by Tawngmai N Khum - ActionAid Myanmar Myanmar’s recent democratic trajectory has ushered in change on many social, political and economic frontiers. Marking this change has been the...
Friday, January 15, 2016 - 07:42