Ranong, surrounded by lush jungle, adjacent to the Andaman Sea on Thailand's west coast, is an intriguing place. A Thai border town, with Kawthaung in Myanmar a speedy half-hour boat ride away, it has one of the highest density of migrants in Thailand, with Burmese* numbering approximately equivalent to Thai. Living (or even simply visiting) here,… Continue reading Inequality: An Opportunity to Learn?
Aleisha Keating writes of the barriers to schooling and the value education gives in the lives of Myanmar migrants in Thailand.
A month long social action project in Ranong, helped youth migrants from Myanmar to take small steps in transforming their community.