Karen Student Network Group (KSNG)

 


Country

Burma

Organization

Karen Student Network Group (KSNG)

Formed in 1996, KSNG provides activities for Karen youth that unite and mobilize them to fight against the military regime in Burma, which has excluded true representation of the Karen people in political processes. KSNG comprises nine student-working groups with a membership of over 2,000 students, and operates along the Thai-Burmese border.

Project

Karen Internally Displaced School Project

Purpose: To increase access to education by providing educational materials, teacher stipends and health supplies to community schools, and by bringing together children for cultural and sporting events and educational workshops.

Project Grant Amount $32,000
Total Grants Received $204,100
Years Supported 8
Theme Civil and Political Rights
Population Served Indigenous peoples, Youth, Ethnic minorities, Refugees and IDPs