Nang Raw Zahkung
Women in the region play a critical role as leaders of Civil Society Networks working on ending hostilities and sustaining peace.
Nang Raw Zahkung, is from the Kachin State, and is the Assistant Director of the Shalom Foundation, an organization that supports peace processes across the country, involved in negotiations and creating platforms for dialogue, fights for women’s voice and participation in Myanmar’s peace. Zahkung takes leadership in organizing public consultations in remote villages and ensuring there is space for civil society voice in the peace process in Myanmar. She is the author of a booklet and article for Swisspeace and the Center for Humanitarian Dialogue based on her experiences of Myanmar’s peace processes.