Burmese Women's Union (BWU)

 


Country

Burma

Organization

Burmese Women's Union (BWU)

Founded in 1995, BWU is an independent association working with the women of Burma, both along the Thailand, India and China borders and internationally, to provide short-term educational and vocational training programs. 

Project

Women's Library

Purpose: To educate and empower Burmese women migrants by providing access to information through women's libraries and by facilitating human rights discussions and workshops.

Project Grant Amount $20,000
Total Grants Received $123,000
Years Supported 7
Theme Civil and Political Rights
Population Served Migrants, Workers, Women, Refugees and IDPs