Tag Archives: Refugee life

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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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: Fire in Karenni Refugee Camp 2

22 March, 2013 – Fire kills 37 in refugee camp A fire that killed 37 people in Refugee Camp 2 in Mae Surin, Thailand was not an accident, according to a police chief. -2330 people are left homeless, mostly women … Continue reading

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