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Nick Langton

acting country director

Chris Feddersen

program officer

International Women's Day: Women's empowerment in Myanmar's Kayah State

March 8, 2019
To mark International Women’s Day, we reflect on the dedicated work that the Karenni National Women's Organization (KNWO) is doing as part of the Advancing Community Empowerment (ACE) project...

Advancing Community Empowerment: Update on call for health, education and livelihoods services

February 22, 2019
Pact is pleased to announce the release of an Annual Program Statement (APS) for the Advancing Community Empowerment in Southeastern Myanmar (ACE) project funded by the United States Agency for...

Beyond passion: Teachers increase access to education in rural Myanmar

January 23, 2019
Kayan New Generation Youth (KNGY), a Critical Service Grant recipient under the Advancing Community Empowerment project, is mobilizing and training volunteer teachers for rural schools serving...

Sowing the seeds of our future: Chili cultivation in Southern Shan State, Myanmar

January 10, 2019
The Advancing Community Empowerment project, supported by USAID, is working with “Development for Environmental-friendly Agriculture and Rural Life of Myanmar” (Dear Myanmar) in 30 villages of...

From trash to treasure: The making of Pact Myanmar's 2019 Diary

January 1, 2019
2019: A Year of Transformation As 2019 starts, Pact is undertaking a global transformation towards becoming a fourth sector enterprise and finding new systemic solutions to the development problems...

Pact impact investment group inks two new corporate partnerships as FY19 kicks off

December 10, 2018
Pact, an international, non-profit development organization, announced today that its newly revamped impact investment group, Pact Ventures, has finalized its second corporate partnership since the...

Ahlin Yaung: Lighting a path to prosperity and development

December 6, 2018
U Kyaw Htay, a villager in Myanmar’s Myeik township, Tanintharyi Region, used to only do business when the sun was up. With his wife, he runs a small café shop that caters to his neighbors in Ashae...

Empowering women in rural communities in Kayah State, Myanmar

November 29, 2018
The Advancing Community Empowerment (ACE) project, funded by USAID, is working in 23 villages in three townships in Kayah State, establishing and strengthening Village Health Committees, which were...

A medic’s story: Providing lifesaving immunizations in remote communities in Tanintharyi, Myanmar

November 27, 2018
Naw Say Bel, a medic from Karen Ethnic Health Organization Consortium, is part of a dedicated team administering vaccinations under the Expanded Program of Immunization as part of the USAID-funded...

#HearMeToo: Myanmar development dialogue

November 26, 2018
In Myanmar and more than 150 countries around the world, November 25 marked the start of the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence Campaign, a global call to action to end violence...