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Sawor Mon

Sawor Mon

2016 Class, Burma
Liberty and Leadership Forum

Sawor Mon is a Human Rights Activist in Mon State (Southern Part of Burma), working as the Program Coordinator at The Human Rights Foundation of Monland (HURFOM), and as a consultant for Land Rights Project in Mon Agriculture Center and Development Organization. He is also member of Mon State Ceasefire Monitoring Committee.

As a student at Malwamyine University, Sawor Mon was a member of the Mon Literature and Culture Sub-Committee, organizing Mon university students to teach Mon Language to children in Mon Rural Village.

In 2008, when Cyclone Nargis devastated the Irrawaddy Delta, Sawor Mon volunteered with the Mon Businessmen Donor Aid Support Committee to provide aid to victims.

Sawor Mon as completed a Foreign Affairs Training program offered by Education Initiative in Chaing Mai.

Previously, Sawor Mon taught computer lessons to the Post Ten Students Program, through the Mon National Education Committee. 

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