Women Empowerment Training for Burmese refugee women in Bangladesh
Dhaka, 30th July 03: The Human Rights Education Institute of Burma based in Thailand conducted a five day long women empowerment training among the female Burmese refugees in Bangladesh that ended yesterday.
According to the trainer the sessions included classes on leadership, women empowerment, organizational activities, and women’s rights. Twenty women from four political organizations Arakan Women’s Welfare Association, Arakan League for Democracy, Rakhine Organization in Exile, and Arakan Labour Association (Exile) attended the training.
The training was conducted in
In the closing session the women participants spontaneously arranged a small show of songs and dance, while the trainer sang a song to give a finishing touch to the lively but useful workshop. #