Tag Archives: Karenni

5th Advanced Course Graduation Ceremony

On 10th December 2014, we held a graduation ceremony for the students who have completed our 5th Advanced Community Management Training Course. This course is run in collaboration with our partner organisation, EarthRights.   The graduation day was celebrated in … Continue reading

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Soe Meh’s story

Q: Can you say a little bit about your history? A: I was born in Loikaw Township, in 1989. I grew up in Daw Kraw Aw village. I stayed there until I was 13 years old. After this, I arrived … Continue reading

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A meeting with our donors, AJWS

On August 5th, We met with our donors, American Jewish World Service, AJWS. This was a fantastic opportunity for us to discuss the progress of our project, our past achievements and our future plans.   During the meeting, we focused … Continue reading

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Knowledge and Information Sharing

Many of our students have known nothing outside of the camp’s boundaries for their whole life. It is common that ethnic students along the border to have precious little knowledge of news and current affairs. For our SDC students, we … Continue reading

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Nga Meh’s Story

Q: What is your history ? A: I am a Kayah woman, born in Saw Uyoe Lay on the Thai-Burma border. My parents are from Shadaw, Karenni State. I’ve never been to Karenni State and grew up in the camps. … Continue reading

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World Refugee Day Celebration

On 20th June 2014, our students were involved in the world refugee day celebrations in Karenni Refugee Camp 1. The UNHCR requested for our students to help them to implement their activities on that day. Some of our students helped … 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 2012: Staff Development Training

To promote the skills of the staff, a basic training program on how to set up a website was organised for 7 staff members of SDC from 1st to 5th January 2012. Over the 5 days, the staff members were … Continue reading

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Than Maung’s Story

  My name is Than Maung and I am 23 years old. I was born in Naung Htaw village, Shan state of Burma. My parents are both farmers and uneducated. They earn their living from farming. There are 10 members … Continue reading

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Archived 2014: New Candidates for the Basic Course 2014-5

The new group of Basic Course students looks very promising.  The orientation and welcoming activities were fun for the students and staff.  

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