Lway Aye Nang is coordinator of the Women’s Leadership Program with Educational Initiatives. In this role, she provides training for women throughout Burma who are seeking political office or nominations. Her responsibilities include facilitating trainings and traveling within Burma to recruit young women leaders. Lway Aye Nang is originally from Shan State but lived in exile in northern Thailand until 2013. During her time in exile, she became an advocate of women’s rights in exile communities as well as in Burma.