NGO & Humanitarian: Health and Resilience in Myanmar - Aust Red Cross: Myanmar-ARC-website17

Zin Yun Su Su Hlaing washes her hands after coming home from school in Kwe Ma village. The Australian Red Cross in partnership with Myanmar Red Cross has been carrying out a Community Based Health & Resilience project in Kwe Ma and a number of other villages in central Myanmar. The CBHR project is working to educate and ensure sustainable changes to water and sanitation practices in these communities. A major part of the project is community education. Red Cross Volunteers from each community regularly run awareness campaigns throughout their village and regularly visit school where they use songs and poems to educate children about water and sanitation, first aid and disaster risk reduction.

Zin Yun Su Su Hlaing washes her hands after coming home from school in Kwe Ma village. The Australian Red Cross in partnership with Myanmar Red Cross has been carrying out a Community Based Health & Resilience project in Kwe Ma and a number of other villages in central Myanmar. The CBHR project is working to educate and ensure sustainable changes to water and sanitation practices in these communities. A major part of the project is community education. Red Cross Volunteers from each community regularly run awareness campaigns throughout their village and regularly visit school where they use songs and poems to educate children about water and sanitation, first aid and disaster risk reduction.