Kachin IDPs in Northern Burma
The Kachin Association of Australia (KAA NSW) with Burma Campaign Australia (BCA) held a protest outside Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) office at Angel Place, 123 Pitt St, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia on June 7th, 2013 from 12 – 1 PM.
Chin in Eastern Melbourne, Victoria held 65th Anniversary of the Chin National Day on 20th February 2013. In the event The Chin National Day Celebration Committee donated AU$ 1,000.00 to Internally Displaced Personals (IDPs) in Northern Burma. Representatives of Kachin Association of Australia, Melbourne participated in the event and received the support fund on behalf half of Kachin relief committees.
Candlelight Vigil for the Kachin Victims of Burmese Military Attacks and Prayers to end the Humanitarian crisis
Kachin Association of Australia (KAA NSW) organized a “Candlelight Vigil for the Kachin Victims of Burmese Military Attacks and Prayers to end the Humanitarian crisis” on 22nd January Tuesday, 2013 at Hyde Park (north), Sydney, Australia from (7:30PM – 9:30PM). Approximately 250 people attended the event from the Kachin community, Karen community, Mon community, local organizations such as ABSDF, JACDB and Burma Campaign Australia (BCA) came to give their support.
Kachin together with Karen and Chin ethnics of Burma gathered in Canberra on January 7th, 2013 to protest against Burmese Army’s ongoing attack on Kachin ethnic. Demonstrations were held in front of Parliament, Burmese Embassy and Chinese Embassy. Around 130 ethnic people of Burma participated and expressed their condemnation and asked international community to help resolve the crisis.
The Kachin Association of Australia (KAA) would be honored by your presence at the Fundraising Event to support the life-saving aid for the war-fled internally displaced Kachin and refugees in northern Burma.