Hydro-power dam campaign

Hydro-power dam campaign

KESAN works with a number of partners to advocate against large-scale dams and...

Traditional medicine and healing

Traditional medicine and healing

Traditionally rural Karen communities in Eastern Burma use herbal medicine...

Food security

Food security

In Karen State around half of Internally Displaced Person (IDP)* children are estimated...

Indigenous Knowledge and biodiversity Research

Indigenous Knowledge and biodiversity Research

{jcomments off}KESAN is the first ethnic environment group on the border to conduct...

Community forest

Community forest

"Forest survive, Karen won't hunger" Community Forests are an important tool for...

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Fish species in Ler Wah Kho Der Village, Luthaw Towship, Mutraw District, Karen State

This is an outcome of the women lead fish research done on one of the River in Luthaw Township, Mutraw District, called "Kaw Mu Loh River." 

Campaign and advocacy tool for communities facing destructive mining projects

This book provides advice and guidance for local communities and activists opposing socially, culturally, economically, and ecologically destructive mining projects in their areas.

Investment exploits local people's heritage

Burma/Myanmar is currently opening its doors to increased foreign investment. Investment has the potential to bring economic benefits to the country and its people. However, Burma/Myanmar has not yet established the ....


Establishment of Community Forest Manual Guide (Karen language)

This Community forest manual guideline aims to give greater encouragement to the communities to understand how to establish community forest and submit to the forestry department in order ..

Kawtholei Forestry Acts Version:Burmese

The forestry act (Burmese vision) aims to educate indigenous and local communities to gain greater control of, and access to, natural resources that are significant to livelihood security ..

KNU's land policy Version:Burmese

This KNU Land Policy handbook aims to educate communities and farmers about their rights and responsibilities under the KNU’s Land Policy and about potential solutions for protecting ....

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