DeBoer Fellowship Classes

Aung Htike Min

Aung Htike Min lives in Yangon and Magway and is a Board Member for external relations and fundraising at the Social Care Volunteer Group (SCVG). He became a DeBoer Fellow in order to learn leadership practices from global leaders and exchange different perspectives with other Myanmar citizen-leaders.

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Aung Kyaw Swar

Aung Kyaw Swar lives in Inle Lake, Shan State and is a School Principal for the Inle Heritage Foundation. He became a DeBoer Fellow in order to learn organisational and financial management, marketing and fundraising strategies, strategic planning, and pragmatic implementation and reporting practices.

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Aung Zaw Hein

Aung Zaw Hein lives in Dawei, Tanintharyi and is an Executive Director for Business Development at the Dawei Development Public Company. He became a DeBoer Fellow in order to increase his network and learn how to be more involved in community work.

George Aung Aung

George Aung Aung lives in Bahan, Yangon and is a Partnership Manager at Population Services International. He became a DeBoer Fellow in order to learn how to influence and organize human and monetary capital and promote teamwork and engagement for social change.

Htaike Htaike Aung

Htaike Htaike Aung lives in Yangon and is a Programme Director at the Myanmar ICT for Development Organisation (MIDO). She became a DeBoer Fellow in order to develop improved organisational skills for growing MIDO, and wants to learn how to better run a civil society organisation for social change.

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J Rohai

J Rohai lives in Chin State and is a School Principal at the Centre of Maraland Education (MEC). He became a DeBoer Fellow in order to gain leadership and management experience in order to better train and lead teachers at the Centre.

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Joseph Thu Khaung

Joseph Thu Khaung lives in Shan State and is a School Administrator at the SAG English Language Instititue. He became a DeBoer Fellow in order to improve his knowledge of being a better person, and to pass it on to the people he teaches, in order to spread education to the people of Myanmar.

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Kaliar Saw

Kaliar Saw lives in Yangon and is a Programme Quality and Accountability Coordinator at World Vision. She became a DeBoer Fellow in order to improve her personal character and improve her management, human resources, fundraising, and strategic planning skills.

Kam Lian Kim

Kam Lian Kim lives in Yangon and is a Finance Coordinator at World Vision. He became a DeBoer Fellow in order to learn how to raise the voice of the people, gain information about social change, analyze and apply the information to a rapidly changing world, and gain decision-making skills.

Khin Myat Myat Naing

Khin Myat Myat Naing lives in Yangon and is a Project Coordinator at the Myanmar Orphans Support Network. She became a DeBoer Fellow in order to learn how to benefit the community and improve social development skills for future community development projects.

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Khin Than Nwe

Khin Than Nwe lives in Shan State and is a Founder and Chairperson at the Pa-Oh Women’s Education Fund Action.She became a DeBoer Fellow in order to learn how to run the Pa-Oh Women’s Education Foundation more effectively.

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Khin Thar Shan Zaw

Khin Thar Shan Zaw lives in Yangon and is a Medical Officer and Team leader at the Moon Shade Karuna organisation. She became a DeBoer Fellow in order to improve her capacity to work for the nation and the people in managing a team and the organisation.

Kyaw Nyunt

Kyaw Nyunt lives in Yangon and is a Consultant for the White Holding Hands organisation. He became a DeBoer Fellow in order to promote, save, and develop his state while learning how to lead a peaceful movement in Myanmar.

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Kyaw Wai Yar Soe

Kyaw Wai Yar Soe lives in Hpa-An and is a Field Support Service Officer at the Norwegian Refugee Council. He became a DeBoer Fellow in order to increase his passion for learning, commit to personal growth, and improve his work ethic to promote the community, country, and citizens of Myanmar.

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Myo Thiha Tun

Myo Thiha Tun lives in Yangon and is a Founder at the Rural Development Network. He became a DeBoer Fellow in order to become a better citizen-leader, promote democracy in Myanmar, and share the knowledge of the Fellowship with the Rural Development Network community.

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Nay Lin Htike

Nay Lin Htike lives in Yangon and is a Director at the Grand Lotus Group. He became a DeBoer Fellow in order to sharpen his organisational, public-speaking, and relational skills.

Nwe Ni Aung

Nwe Ni Aung lives in Mandalay and is a Teacher at the Jetawun Buddhist Monastic Education Center. She became a DeBoer Fellow in order to learn how to better teach the children of the Center and increase the confidence of the girls in her class, knowing that they are the future of Myanmar.

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Paw Gaw

Paw Gaw lives in Yangon and is a General Secretary at the Yangon Kayin Baptist Women Association. She became a DeBoer Fellow in order to learn how to consolidate information and train the junior staff and other women leaders at her Association, all while being an example to those she leads.

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Sabai Lwin

Sabai Lwin lives in Yangon and is a Programme Support Coordinator in the Humanitarian and Emergency Affairs Division at World Vision. She became a DeBoer Fellow in order to learn how to be a leader in emergencies, increase donor relations competencies, improve marketing and fundraising strategies, and to explore INGOs' role in the country's reformation efforts.

San San Yi

San San Yi lives in Kachin State and is a Maternal and Child Health Assistant Project Officer at Health Poverty Action. She became a DeBoer Fellow in order to shape her character and increase her leadership training to lead the young people of the community to further the health of the Myanmar people.

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Saw David

Saw David lives in Yangon and is a Capacity Building Coordinator of the Disaster Risk Reduction Department at World Vision. He became a DeBoer Fellow in order to upgrade his capacity professionally, in order to influence organisations and the communities that he is serving.

Seint Seint Tun

Seint Seint Tun lives in Yangon and is a Member and Policy Maker at the White Holding Hands organisation. She became a DeBoer Fellow in order to learn better management skills, discover connections between leadership and the programme subjects, and to learn how to lead the community better.

Syn Hwam

Syn Hwam lives in Shan State and is Head of Office at MERLIN-UK. He became a DeBoer Fellow in order to gain management experience and dedicate his life to addressing development issues in Myanmar through research, especially in health improvement.

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Thet Paing Oo

Thet Paing Oo lives in Yangon and is a Manager at the Myanmar Might Industrial Co, Ltd and a C.E.C. at the Rural Development Network. He became a DeBoer Fellow in order to learn better management practices for managing forest planning, and to strategies to bolster farmer network participation.

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Thu Thu Kyaw

Thu Thu Kyaw lives in Yangon and is a Youth Leader at the Dhammaduta Fetavana Monastery. She became a DeBoer Fellow in order to learn how to bring education and training practices to her community and business.

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Thurein Htoo

Thurein Htoo lives in Yangon and is an Operations Manager at World Vision. He became a DeBoer Fellow in order to improve personal development, leadership ability, and knowledge of the microfinance industry.

Tort Reign

Tort Reign lives in Yangon and is a President at the Naga Student Youth Federation. He became a DeBoer Fellow in order to improve his knowledge and skills for leading an organisation that improves the lives of impoverished Naga people.

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Yin Myo Su

Yin Myo Su lives in Shan State and is a Managing Director at the Inle Princess Resort. She became a DeBoer Fellow in order to learn how to take investments and share them with the local community through small and medium business, and to implement useful projects around her region.

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Yin Yin Myint

Yin Yin Myint lives in Yangon and is a Director at the Myanmar Finance Co, Ltd. She became a DeBoer Fellow in order to help people who have skills, but lack capacity to achieve their dreams.

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