Burmese Women’s Union
With the vision of a democratic Burma where women play a significant role in the political arena at a national, regional and local level, BWU
“is working to promote the rights of women, empowering of young women from various levels and backgrounds all over the country and across Burma.”
Burmese Women’s Union (BWU) was founded on January 7th 1995 and a multi-ethnic organization. BWU would like to see a democracy in Burma where women play a significant role in the political arena at a national, regional and local level. BWU believes that peace and reconciliation is neither attainable nor sustainable without the full participation of the women of Burma.