Zaw Tu Hkawng
Zaw Tu Hkawng

Myanmar

Anti-Military Coup Activist and Founder, Through Eyes of Agony Art Program

Zaw Tu Hkawng is an anti-military coup activist from Myanmar and a founder of "Through the Eyes of Agony" art program for Myanmar’s internally displaced children. Zaw has trained a diverse group of leaders across Myanmar to become Character-Driven-Leaders who respect human rights and embrace democracy values. In addition, Zaw has worked for BBC Media Action Myanmar as a project coordinator for the nationally broadcasted radio drama called "Tea Cup Diaries" which supports peace and social cohesion among its varied ethnic and religious communities. Moreover, Zaw has provided special assistants to Myanmar refugees in Malaysia and rehabilitated drug users in Myanmar.