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Moe Moe Oo

Moe Moe Oo

2015 Class, Burma
Liberty and Leadership Forum

Moe Moe Oo is a development communication expert with the United Nations in Burma.

She began her career as a journalist in 2004 during the period of military rule in Burma. She experienced censorship as she tried to advocate for democracy, freedom, and human rights through the media. She frequently received harsh reprimands from the censorship authority.

In addition to her work at the United Nations, Moe Moe Oo volunteers with local civil society groups, sharing her experience and expertise with Burmese youth. Through these groups, she has organized and mobilized various capacity building activities such as free English language courses, basic media training, and reading groups.