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Peace
and
Reconciliation

Goals and Objectives

  • To build mutual trust and understanding and respect among the people of Burma towards National Reconciliation;
  • To raise awareness to grassroots people to understand the issue of conflict management, conflict resolution, peace building, social justice, gender justice, and non-violence; and
  • To have increase peace agents to educate the people of Burma

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WOMEN
AGAINST
VIOLENCE

Goals and Objectives

  • To build capacity of women in communities to participate in activities to stop violence against women.
  • To providing practical assistance to women who have suffered any kinds of violence
  • Raising awareness on VAW amongst local communities Intensifying advocacy on the issue of state violence against women in Burma at regional and international levels, including at UN forums
  • Intensifying advocacy on the issue of state violence against women in Burma at regional and international levels, including at UN forums

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WOMEN
POLITICAL
EMPOWERMENT

Goals and Objectives

  • To increase women participation in Burma’s Politics by building capacity of women in political decision making processes and training young women to become political leaders
  • To increase feminist politicians
  • To raise awareness of women’s political participation in the society
  • To encourage women to participate actively in the movement for democracy and gender equality

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wav
wpe
2017 Action

400+ women across the
country from different ethic groups
participated Women Forum for Peace

Networking/Advocacy
meeting with political parties
and ethic armed organisations

16 days Activism
including Stop Violence Against Women Day

gbts GIRLS BEAR THE SHAME
briefing paper on Impediments to Justice for Girl Children who have Experienced Sexual Violence in Burma

International Women's Day
in Yangon & in the area where
members are based

200+ Women of WLB's network
participated in Women's Exchange