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World Refugee Day Event at Sze Women of Hope

In commemoration to World Refugee Day, ‘Sze Women of Hope’ hosted a event at our studio to raise more awareness on refugees in Malaysia. Local refugee organizations participated  in our event and they are, the Rohingya Women Development Network (RWDN), ELHAM and the Tanma Federation which consists of 5 groups (Ingraw, Pawghee, CWO, Kaoprise and Mangtha). Furthermore, we were joined by two representatives from the UNHCR to witness the event. Following the opening of the event, some organizations had representatives to conduct empowerment speeches. Founder and director of RWDN, Sharifah conducted a speech regarding Women refugee empowerment. Ann, owner of Happy Fluff Pet Business and business provider partner of Sze proudly shared her engagement with refugees and how it would help her business...

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Tanma Federation (Myanmar Refugee Women) educational class and celebratory lunch

Every Wednesday at our studio in the dense part of town in Kuala Lumpur, we held classes for Tanma Federation refugee women. Tanma federation unites five refugee groups:- the Kachin, Chin, Mon, and Karen under its federation and they currently occupy a part of our studio space. This collaboration provides us the opportunity to assist them with ease in daily communication on techniques to enhance the lives of the Burmese refugee women.  To visit our studio, kindly email us at or Sze Women of Hope provided literacy, product, and vocational training to three refugee groups in Malaysia under UNHCR "Women's Empowerment Program".      

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