Ethnic Issues Human Rights
army, Karen, rape, violence
-A report which documents the violence committed by the Burmese military against women in the Karen State.
Women’s League of Burma materials, www.womenofburma.org.
Karen Women’s Organization
Karen Women’s Organization, www.womenofburma.org/kwo.htm
Burma and Thailand
The Karen Women's Organization is a community-based organization of Karen women working in development/relief in the refugee camps on the Thai border and with IDPs inside Burma. The objectives of the KWO are to empower Karen women, to increase women's participation in decision-making at all levels and to achieve equality with men.