Tag Archives: Karenni Refugee Camp 1

Ration cuts set to affect the Karenni Community

Refugees in the two Karenni Refugee Camps are set to face further cuts to their rations. In the past month, The Border Consortium (TBC), an NGO that supports provisions to the refugee camps along the border, has confirmed to residents … Continue reading

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Post – 10 education in and around Karenni Refugee Camp 1

The annual end to the school year for students in Karenni Refugee Camp 1 is in March. During this month and early March, a number of schools hold their graduation ceremonies and celebrate their students’ achievements.   Students within Karenni … Continue reading

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Traditional Deeku festival celebration 2014

Between September 3rd and 5th, Karenni refugees celebrated Deeku festival. The elderly leaders of our animist religion who preserve and are knowledgeable about our ethnic’s traditional ways organise our traditional festivals. They lead in predicting which days are suitable for … Continue reading

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Classroom videos

We use an open style of learning on both of our courses and allow our students to be involved in many activities.   This is a video of our Basic Course:   This is a video of our Advanced Community … Continue reading

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Karenni National Day Celebration 2014

To celebrate the 139th anniversary of Karenni National Day on the 21st June 2014, Our  SDC students participated in a march through the refugee camp. They carried an SDC banner and marched alongside a number of other organizations including the … Continue reading

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Archived 2014: Repairing the campus for new students

Before starting our class the new students had to repair their dormitory and classes because our buildings are made of natural materials such as dry leaves for roofing and bamboo for buildings. Usually, at the beginning of the rainy season, … Continue reading

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Archived 2013: SDC Basic Course Graduation

30 March, 2013 – SDC Class of 2013 Graduation Ceremony in Camp 1 Students and their families celebrated  SDC basic training graduation in camp 1. Lunch included one goat and two pigs, and a feast of curries and soup with … Continue reading

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Archived 2012: Celebration Ceremony of the 10th Anniversary of the SDC

We had the pleasure of celebrating the 10th Anniversary of SDC this year.  The celebrations were held over the course of 3 days.  From 11th to 12th November 2012, the students participated in sport competitions, as well as debates, poetry … Continue reading

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Archived 2012: Celebration of World Environment Day and Fresher Welcome by the SDC

SDC followed a 4 day environmental protection course with World Environment Day celebrations. On 4th June 2012, the community was invited to music, poetry, and art competitions as well as debates, with environmental protection being the central theme.  A ceremony … Continue reading

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Archived 2012: Basic course 2012 – 2013

Basic Training Course 2012-2013 Currently, 30 students are undertaking the basic training course, and will graduate in March 2013.  The current students were selected after the recruitment presentation in February last year, when according to the usual schedule, SDC staff … Continue reading

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