Advocacy

KEAN advocates government departments, parliamentary parties, armed groups and civil society organisations to support the protection of local indigenous people’s rights. KEAN primarily uses the tactics of:

 

Engagement meetings | Forums | Media | Meetings | Pamphlet Sharing | Exhibitions | Statements | Reports

 


Kayah Earth Rights Forum


On Land Tenure Rights


Improving and Securing Indigenous People’s Land and Natural Resource Governance Forum

On the 28th of June 2019, 198 attendees including farmers from each township of Karenni (Kayah) State, indigenous people, civil society representatives and interested individuals participated in studying our beautiful culture at the ” Improving and Securing Indigenous Peoples’ Land and Natural Resources Governance Forum” in Demawso, Karenni (Kayah) State.  During the forum, indigenous people and the local residents discussed challenges, threats, arrests and lawsuits occurring related to land and natural resources governance in their areas and the Karenni Land Policy. The following photos are the activities of the ” Improving and Securing Indigenous Peoples’ Land and Natural Resource Governance Forum”.. View Gallery