International and Local NGO in Kachin State, Burma

 International and Local NGO in Kachin State, Burma (Myanmar)

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NO

Name of Organization

Type of NGO

Program

Year of Program

1

MDM

France, International

HIV/AIDS and STDS

 

l 9 91

 

2

AZG

Holland, International

Malaria, TB, HIV/AIDS, Reproductive Health and STDS, Primary Health Care, Nutrition, Water and Sanitation

 

1992

3

WC

USA, International

World Concern Myanmar's programs combine community health development with components from a "menu of options", based on needs identified by local communities, in order to enhance community well-being. These include Primary Health Care, WATSAN, HIV/AIDS, Nutrition, Food Security, Micro-finance and Natural Resource Management.

 

December, 1995

 

4

SWISSAID - MyanmarProgramme

 

 

Switzerland, International

Sustainable agriculture, Natural resource management, Capacity building, Organization development; through support to local Myanmar organizations

 

October 2001

 

5

PSI

Canada, International

HIV/AIDS, Reproductive Health, Malaria, STI, TB, Safe Water System, Behavior Change Communication.

 

November 1995

 

6

Metta Development

Foundation

 

www.metta-myanmar.org

Local, founded by Lahpai Seng Raw

Grass root development program for rural people, HIV/AIDS

1998

7

Shalom

Foundation

 

www.shalommyanmar.org

Local, founded by Rev. Lahtaw Saboi Jum of former KBC General Secretary

Reconciliation among Christian Churches, HIV/AIDS

December, 2001

 

Acronym

MDM:Medecins Du Monde

AZG: Artsen Zonder Grenzen / Medecins Sans Frontieres-Holland

WC: World Concern Development Organization

SWISSAID - Myanmar Programme (Swiss Foundation for Development Cooperation)

PSI: Population Services International

KBC: Kachin Baptist Convention

Last updated: September 11, 2008 

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