We are LWF Myanmar.

LWF Myanmar program responds to human suffering and challenge its causes. We want to contribute to the alleviation of poverty in Myanmar through rights-based empowerment for sustainable development. We serve all people irrespective of ethnicity, gender, religion, race or political conviction.

Our Vision

The people of Myanmar living…

  • in a just society
  • in peace and dignity
  • united in diversity
  • empowered to achieve their universal rights to meet basic needs and achieve quality of life
Our Mission

LWF Myanmar program responds to and challenges the causes and consequences of human suffering and poverty by facilitating the empowerment of people to achieve their rights.

Our Overall Goal

To help alleviate poverty in Myanmar through rights-based empowerment for sustainable development.

Our Core Values

Dignity and justice. Compassion and commitment. Respect for diversity. Inclusion and participation. Transparency and accountability.

Our Work

Our Approach

  • Rights-based empowerment
  • Working with Government Structures
  • Integrated

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LWF Myanmar in Numbers

We assisted 43,391 IDPs in 11 Camps 2015
With host & poor, marginalized communities; women, girls and boys
Total income for program in 2015
LWF Myanmar began in response to the devastation of Cyclone Nargis

Commitment to Accountability

Humanitarian standards guide our work

We follow strict transparency and ethical standards in our work.

Learn more about them and our complaint mechanism.

LWF Myanmar

Part of a global family

LWF Myanmar is a country program of The Lutheran World Federation's Department for World Service.

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