Click on the tabs below to view local, international and international non-governmental peacebuilding organisations working in Myanmar.
Local peacebuilding organisations in Myanmar
Alternative ASEAN Network on Burma
ALTSEAN-Burma is a network of organisations based in ASEAN member states, working to support the movement for human rights and democracy in Burma.
Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies (CPCS)
CPCS works to strengthen peace processes and increase the capacity of local peacebuilders in Asia.
Human Rights Education Institute of Burma (HREIB)
HREIB facilitates a broad range of human rights training and advocacy programmes for grassroots organisations and community leaders in Burma.
Human Rights Foundation of Monland (HURFOM)
HURFOM aims to bring about the restoration of democracy, human rights protections and genuine peace in Burma.
Kachin Women’s Association of Thailand (KWAT)
KWAT was formed in 1999 in an effort to help alleviate the suffering of Kachin people both in Burma and those who have fled the country as refugees.
Karen Human Rights Group (KHRG)
KHRG is a grassroots human rights organisation in eastern Burma, working to enable local people to take charge in protecting human rights.
Network for Human Rights Documentation Burma (ND-Burma)
ND-Burma was formed in 2004 in order to provide a way for Burma human rights organisations to collaborate on the human rights documentation process.
Palaung Women’s Organisation (PWO)
PWO provides gender and human rights training to Palaung women and their communities, and increases knowledge of the Palaung people.
Pyi Duang Su Institute for Peace and Dialogue
Pyi Daung Su provides support through research and documentation to all involved in the peace process and political transition in Myanmar.
Shan Human Rights Foundation (SHRF)
SHRF) documents and exposes human rights abuses in Shan state, Myanmar.
Shan Women’s Action Network (SWAN)
SWAN works for gender equality and justice for women in Burma through community-based action, research and advocacy.
Smile Education and Development Foundation (SEDF)
SEDF is a Burmese organisation dedicated to eliminating poverty and unjust living conditions, and to developing responsible and productive citizens.
Ta’ang Students and Youth Organization (TSYO)
TSYO works for peace, justice, equality and gender equality in Burma, and to improve the lives of the students, young people and all Ta’ang (Palaung) people.
The Arakan Project
The Arakan Project works to improve the situation of Myanmar's Rohingya population, who are subject to severe human rights violations.
Women Peace Initiative for Peace (WIN-Peace)
Win-Peace is a Burmese network of 38 women organisations working together in conflict prevention, peacebuilding and post-conflict reconstruction.
Women’s League of Burma (WLB)
WLB works to increase the participation of women in the struggle for democracy and human rights in Burma.
Women’s Organizations Network of Myanmar (WON)
WON is a network of 30 organisations set up to support community women’s groups across Burma.