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Fundrasing Event for War-fled Internally Displaced Kachin and Refugees in Northern Burma

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.

Fundraising event for Kachin Internally Displaced Persons

Fundraising Event for Kachin IDPs

A fighting broke down between Kachin Independence Army and the Burmese Army on 9, June 2011. As a result, Kachin Internally Displaced Persons(IDPs) are increasing day by day. Most IDPs are taking refuge at remote areas and helps cannot reach to them. They don’t have proper medical attention, foods and shelters.

Kachin Internally Displaced Persons in Kachin State, Burma


A ceasefire agreement between Kachin Independence Army and Burmese Military Regime was dissolved by the Burmese Government in early 2011. On 9 of June 2011 a war broke out between armies of the two organisations. As the fighting continues, more IDPs increase day by day. According to current figure, there are more than 40,000 IDPs in the Kachin State alone.