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Yangon Municipal Election Campaign (2019)

Yaung Chi Thit is a member of Election Reform Coordination Body (ERCB) and ERCB members; Horn Bill, MYAFREL, MILI, Phan Tee Eain, PJM and YCT involved in Yangon Municipal Election process for 2019 by raising awareness trainings and campaigns. In March 18, 21 and 22, 2019, ERCB educated and shared about voter’s knowledge, distributed pamphlets to community people at Mayangon (constituency 6), Hlaing Tharyar and Insein (constituency 5) in order to increase the knowledge of voters and the numbers of voter turnout. … Read more...


International Women’s Day organized jointly

In recognition of International Women’s[  Day on March 8, 2018, an event was jointly organized by 50 Civil Society Organizations including Yaung Chi Thit on March 10, 2018 at Maha Bandula Park in Yangon. The event started with an opening speech by Yangon Region Social Affairs Minister, U Naing Ngan Linn, followed by poem recitations, drama, songs, panel discussions, and giving awards to football teams of the football tournament held in commemoration of International Women’s Day. Many different organizations sold products of their respective organizations, distributed leaflets and carried out campaigns in the form of exhibitions at the event.


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International Women’s Day event in Chin state

Yaung Chi Thit and the Department of Social Welfare (DSW-Tedim) collaborated and organized the International Women’s Day event in Tedim Township, in Chin State on 8 March 2018. In the event, Daw Neik Kame Lyan (Head of Office, Chin State, DSW) gave an opening speech to the participants and then a panel discussion was held, led by alumnae sharing their experiences. Yaung Chi Thit’s alumnae, CSOs and people from the local community attended the event. Most community people participated in the campaign: “We Stand Together for More Women Leaders.
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