Latest Stories from the Field

Installing solar panels on the roof of Lay Kay Kaw Clinic (photo credit Dusit Tanthong).

Solar Power for Clinics in Lay Kay Kaw

Written by Asia Regional Director, Gabe Wynn A mere two hours from the peaceful border town of Mae Sot lies the Karen refugee community of Lay Kay Kaw. In this and other Karen refugee villages, what many consider to be the basic staples of everyday life – electricity, clean water,

Cousins Andrelin, Milagro and Yoseling. Photo by Caitlyn Peake

Join us in building resilience.

Written by Latin America Regional Director, Caitlyn Peake Dear friends, It’s easy to feel disheartened when stories of conflict, poverty and displacement dominate the news. When headlines fill us with fear and uncertainty, it can be difficult to know how to take action. At Green Empowerment, I work with people who