Watch this video, created by our team, to learn about the health situation in Burma and what Back Pack does to help.
“With the convening of the National League for Democracy-dominated parliament and the formation of the U Htin Kyaw cabinet – including the appointment of Dr Myint Htwe as the new minister for health – [The Health Convergence Core Group], along with our conflict-affected communities, are hopeful that there is finally light at the end of … More Community health: We care for our own
A recent cholera outbreak near the Thai-Burma border is causing many Karen people to suffer and is spreading. The Back Pack Health Worker Team is coordinating with Karen Department of Health and Welfare (KDHW) to administer care in villages where government health services are inaccessible. Read the whole story, by the Karen Times, here.