(English subtitle) Villagers say no to the cement project in Hpa an Township, Karen State
(English subtitle) Villagers say no to the cement project in Hpa an Township, Karen State

Jun 02, 2015

Burmese company Soe Naing Phyo Co.Ltd and Chinese company Jidong Development Group Co.,Ltd plan to jointly develop a cement factory project and limestone mine on Kawpyin mountain near Kawpyin village, Hpa An township, Karen State. The factory would produce 5,000 tons of cement per day and will invest 356 million US dollars for the project. The proposed area for the project is around 970 Acres. The company claims that local people agreed to the project. However the reality is local people do not want this cement production project. Karen Language (https://youtu.be/g4XKdx6v2hE) Burmese subtitle (https://youtu.be/2U5vKycjUO0)
(Burmese subtitle) Villagers say no to the cement project in Hpa an Township, Karen State
(Burmese subtitle) Villagers say no to the cement project in Hpa an Township, Karen State

Jun 02, 2015

လက္ရွိတြင္ ျမန္မာႏိုင္ငံမွ စိုးႏိုင္ၿဖိဳးကုမၸဏီလီမိတက္ႏွင့္တရုတ္ႏိုင္ငံမွ Jidong Development Group Co.,Ltd တို႕က အက်ိဳးတူပူးေပါင္းကာ ကရင္ျပည္နယ္၊ ဘားအံၿမိဳ႕နယ္၊ ေကာ့ျပင္ေက်းရြာအနီးတြင္ ဘိလပ္ေျမစက္ရံုတည္ေဆာက္မည္ ျဖစ္သည္။ တစ္ရက္အတြင္း ဘိလပ္ေျမ တန္ (၅၀၀၀) ထုတ္လုပ္မည္ျဖစ္ၿပီး စီမံကိန္းအတြက္ ကုမၸဏီကအေမရိကန္ေဒၚလာ (၃၅၉) သန္းခန္႕ ရင္းႏွီးျမဳပ္ႏွံမည္ျဖစ္သည္။ စီမံကိန္းအတြက္ ကုမၸဏီကေလွ်ာက္ထားေသာ ေျမဧရိယာမွာ စုစုေပါင္း(၉၇၀) ဧက ဝန္းက်င္ျဖစ္သည္။ ယခုဘိလပ္ေျမစက္ရံုစီမံကိန္းအား ေဒသခံျပည္သူမ်ားက သေဘာတူလက္ခံသည္ဟု ရင္းႏွီးျမဳပ္ႏွံသူကုမၸဏီမ်ားကဆိုပါသည္။ သုိ႕ေသာ္ အမွန္စင္စစ္တြင္ ေဒသခံမ်ားက ယခုဘိလပ္ေျမစီမံကိန္းကို အလိုမရွိၾကေပ။ For Karen Language (https://youtu.be/g4XKdx6v2hE) English subtitle (https://youtu.be/i2aGT4i8AtA)
(Karen language) Villagers say no to the cement project in Hpa an Township, Karen State,
(Karen language) Villagers say no to the cement project in Hpa an Township, Karen State,

Jun 02, 2015

Burmese company Soe Naing Phyo Co.Ltd and Chinese company Jidong Development Group Co.,Ltd plan to jointly develop a cement factory project and limestone mine on Kawpyin mountain near Kawpyin village, Hpa An township, Karen State. The factory would produce 5,000 tons of cement per day and will invest 356 million US dollars for the project. The proposed area for the project is around 970 Acres. The company claims that local people agreed to the project. However the reality is local people do not want this cement production project. Burmese subtitle (https://youtu.be/2U5vKycjUO0) English subtitle (https://youtu.be/i2aGT4i8AtA)
Our Forest, Our Sustainable Future!
Our Forest, Our Sustainable Future!

Jun 02, 2015

The three-day consultation and training event entitling " Karen student and youth consultation and engagement in environmental affairs" was organized from April 13 to 15, 2015 at Paw Law Pu, a Karen Internally Displaced Person (IDP) camp that located in Kay Pu village tract, Lu Thaw Township, Mutraw District, Karen State, Burma/Myanmar. A total of 202 participants (females 103; males 99), representing local communities from K'saw Ter and Lei Kee Community Forestry and Lu Thaw Paw Day community, 12 primary, secondary and post-secondary schools, including Kor Wah Plaw, T'pu Hta, The Nu Sei La, Plo Kee, Ter Kaw, Paw Law, Htee Mu Kee, Lei Kee, T'yu Kee, Day Pu Noh, Mae Ra Moe, and Pu Taw Memorial Junior College from Mae La camp, KSNG, and KED, actively and constructively participated.