DeBoer Fellowship Classes

Ai Pao Yawn

Ai Pao Yawn lives in Yangon where he works for Development Alternatives Incorporated as a Monitoring and Evaluation Officer. He became a DeBoer Fellow to share his experiences working with youth and high level leaders along with the 2017 class.

Augusta Nafa

Augusta Nafa lives in Yangon where she works for Tearfund Myanmar as a Learning and Reflection Facilitator. She became a DeBoer Fellow to share her experiences in gender research, community mobilization, and social networking.

Aung Zaw Moe

Aung Zaw Moe lives in Bago Division where he works for Kyan-Dyne-Aung Community-Based Organization as a Program Coordinator and Co-Founder. He became a DeBoer Fellow to share his diverse experiences as a counselor, trainer, author, and social change agent and to further his leadership abilities.

Dho Ong Jhaan

Dho Ong Jhaan lives in Mon State where he works for Mon National Education Committee as an Education Capacity Building Officer. He became a DeBoer Fellow to share his education in linguistics, experience as a trainer, and career as a developer with others.

Ei Ei Aung

Ei Ei Aung lives in Yangon where she works for KDDI Summit Global Myanmar and MPT Mobile Telecommunication. She became a DeBoer Fellow to share her high energy and openness for new experiences and to build upon leadership skills.

Ei Ei Tun Shein

Ei Ei Tun Shein lives in Yangon where she works for Thabyay Education Foundation as a Program Officer. She became a DeBoer Fellow to share her knowledge of education, skills in building partnerships, and ability to learn quickly in multicultural settings.

Hla Hlo

Hla Hlo lives in Yangon where he works for Mingalar Development Foundation as a Managing Director. He became a DeBoer Fellow to share his experience in management, agriculture, and business with the 2017 class.

Kalayar

Kalayar lives in Yangon where she works for the National League for Democracy, Kyauktada Township as a Liaison Officer of Pyithu Hlutttaw. She became a DeBoer Fellow to share her experiences in social networking, vocational training and political organizations.

Kay Khine Nyein

Kay Khine Nyein lives in Yangon where she works for University of East Yangon as a Lecturer and Head of Department. She became a DeBoer Fellow to share her experience and further enhance her abilities in research development, gender empowerment, and environmental evaluation.

Khin Kay Thi Soe

Khin Kay Thi Soe lives in Sagaing Region where she works for Monywa University as a Lecturer. She became a DeBoer Fellow to share her vision for development of education in Myanmar and to further enhance her methods in supervising, mentoring, and teaching.

Khoo Kyaw San

Khoo Kyaw San lives in Yangon where he works for Cetana Educational Foundation Myanmar as an Executive Director. He became a DeBoer Fellow to share his accumulated skills in leadership, management, evaluation, and development with the 2017 class.

Kin Mana

Kin Mana lives in Chin State where he works for Dai Social Development as a Project Manager. He became a DeBoer Fellow to share his successes and failures as well as his experiences with advocacy and reconciliation.

Ko Ko Zaw

Ko Ko Zaw lives in Yangon where he works for CARE International as an Operations Program Manager. He became a DeBoer Fellow to share his understanding of operational and project management as well as responsibility in caring for marginalized people.

Lae Yee Wint

Lae Yee Wint lives in Yangon where she works for Myanmar Mobile Education Project as an Academic Coordinator. She became a DeBoer Fellow to share and exchange innovative ideas with others through a cross-cultural and cross-professional environment.

Mi Mi Kyaw

Mi Mi Kyaw lives in Yangon where she works for Mennonite Economic Development Associates as a Program and Partnerships Coordinator. She became a DeBoer Fellow to share her experiences and ability to have constructive dialogue with those of ethnic, religious and culturally diverse backgrounds.

Min Naing Soe

Min Naing Soe lives in Yangon where he works for Karuna Mission Social Solidarity as a Project Manager. He became a DeBoer Fellow to share his knowledge and exchange best leadership practices in water sanitation, construction, civil engineering, and community development.

Myaungmya Paw

Myaungmya Paw lives in Yangon where she works for Karen Baptist Convention as a Director. She became a DeBoer Fellow to share her skills in coordination, cooperation, and project management and to enhance her leadership abilities.

Myo Myat Hein

Myo Myat Hein lives in Rakhine State where he works for Thazin Justice and Legal Rights Initiative as a Program Director. He became a DeBoer Fellow to share his knowledge of legal rights available to all citizens and to problem solve with the 2017 class.

Myo Naing Oo

Myo Naing Oo lives in Kachin State where he works for World Health Organization as a National Technical Officer. He became a DeBoer Fellow to share his experiences working in emergency relief areas and health sectors as well as to grow his passion for advocacy and leadership development.

Myo Nyunt

Myo Nyunt lives in Mandalay Region where he works for Paung Ku as a Program Coordinator. He became a DeBoer Fellow to share and enhance his social working experiences, civil society approaches, and community mobilization strategies.

Nan Oo Hlaing

Nan Oo Hlaing lives in Rakhine State where she works for Lutheran World Federation as a Camp Coordinator and Management Officer. She became a DeBoer Fellow to share her knowledge of camp life for an internally displaced person and how to be transparent as a humanitarian actor with the 2017 class.

Nant Thazin Min

Nant Thazin Min lives in Yangon where she works for Colorful Girls as a Co-Founder and Coordinator. She became a DeBoer Fellow to share her skills in effective communication and collective decision-making.

Naw Kyu Ju Ni

Naw Kyu Ju Ni lives in Yangon where she works for Tearfund as a Sexual Violence Coordinator. She became a DeBoer Fellow to share her interests and expand her knowledge in community development and humanitarian work in conflict areas.

Nay Min Oo

Nay Min Oo lives in Mandalay where he works for Yadanarbon Water as a Managing Director. He became a DeBoer Fellow to share his global perspectives, local knowledge, and management expertise with the 2017 class.

Nay Nay Hlaing

Nay Nay Hlaing lives in Yangon where she works for Eastern Safaris Company as a Project Manager. She became a DeBoer Fellow to share her experiences of project management in areas with limited resources and access with the 2017 class.

Nhkum Naw Mai

Nhkum Naw Mai lives in Kachin State where he works for OXFAM, Myitkyina as a Program Coordinator. He became a DeBoer Fellow to further develop his capacity for peace building projects through adaptability and networking with the 2017 class.

Nicholus Tint Zaw

Nicholus Tint Zaw lives in Yangon where he works for Innovation for Poverty Action as a Senior Research Associate. He became a DeBoer Fellow to share and expand his knowledge of program development, critical thinking, and innovative ideas with the 2017 class.

Nway Hlaing Oo

Nway Hlaing Oo lives in Rakhine State where she works for Norwegian Refugee Council as a Camp Management Officer. She became a DeBoer Fellow to share her knowledge of protection, health, education, and psychological distress factors for those living in rural areas.

Phyu Phyu Htwe

Phyu Phyu Htwe lives in Yangon where she works for Yangon Bakehouse as an Assistant Operations Manager. She became a DeBoer Fellow to share and build upon her experiences of counseling, advocacy, fundraising, training, and educating with the 2017 class.

Salai David

Salai David lives in Yangon where he works for Ethnic Affairs Institute, Ethnic Youths Development Center as a Founder and Director. He became a DeBoer Fellow to further develop his abilities to problem-solve for common challenges and to share youth workshop facilitation techniques.

Saw David

Saw David lives in Yangon where he works for World Vision International as a Grant Finance Manager. He became a DeBoer Fellow to share his skills in accounting, auditing, and managing finances with the 2017 class.

Saw Ka Paw Say

Saw Ka Paw Say lives in Karen State where he works for an international relief organization as a Deputy Director, Chaplain, and Videographer. He became a DeBoer Fellow to share his experience in video editing and comforting the oppressed with the 2017 class.

Than Than Sint

Than Than Sint lives in Shan State where she works for Kayan Stars CSO as a Leader. She became a DeBoer Fellow to collaborate with others and increase her knowledge of capacity-building and knowledge-sharing for better development in her local region.

Win Thu

Win Thu lives in Yangon where he works for World Vision Myanmar as a Government Relations Coordinator. He became a DeBoer Fellow to share his experience and develop his competencies in serving vulnerable women, children, elderly, and disabled people through social organization.

Win Ei Mon Khine

Win Ei Mon Khine lives in Yangon where she works for Swisscontact as a Results Management Coordinator. She became a DeBoer Fellow to share her experience in research, results management, and ecological development and to further develop presentation, negotiation and coordination skills.

Win Htoon

Win Htoon lives in Yangon where he works for A-Roy Myanmar Travels as a Director. He became a DeBoer Fellow to share his environmentally friendly mindset with others and to learn more about corporate social responsibility.

Yin Yin Pyone

Yin Yin Pyone lives in Nay Pyi Taw where she works for Department of Social Welfare, Ministry of Social Welfare, Relief & Resettlement as a Deputy Director and Supervisor. She became a DeBoer Fellow to share her experience providing humanitarian assistance, counseling, training home science techniques, and managing poverty reduction projects.

Zar Mhe Oo

Zar Mhe Oo lives in Bago Division where she works for Justice For All Law Firm as a Trial Lawyer. She became a DeBoer Fellow to share her skill in trial, advocacy, and protection of human rights and her passion to see positive change in the judicial sector in Myanmar.

Zarni Htay Aung

Zarni Htay Aung lives in Sagaing Division where he works for Royal City Hospital as a Managing Director. He became a DeBoer Fellow to share his knowledge in linguistics, logistics, and business as well as experience in security, emergency response, and hospital management with the 2017 class.

Zaw Ring

Zaw Ring lives in Kachin State where he works for Pinyya Tagar Academy as a Principal. He became a DeBoer Fellow to share his academic experience at the international, national, and local levels with the 2017 class.

Zaw Tun

Zaw Tun lives in Tanintharyi Region where he works for Norwegian Refugee Council as a Coordinator of Information Counseling and Legal Assistance. He became a DeBoer Fellow to share his experiences in networking and trust building with the 2017 class.