The FWEAP has given financial assistance (total amount of 2.5 million yen) to a non-profit organization, PEACE. With this assistance, PEACE has provided emergency food (total amount of 2.5 million yen) to 180 people belong to Myanmar community who are in need due to the COVID-19 pandemic. PEACE was established as an organization that supports Myanmar’s ethnic minorities, and was certified as a nonprofit organization in 2013.
On Friday, July 10, 2020, food distribution was held at PEACE’s office in Shinjuku, Tokyo. Rice 10kg, miso with dashi, cooking oil, canned mackerel, soap, diapers and powdered milk were all distributed, and Myanmar people who received food were all grateful.
Photo top: Ms. Malip Senbu, President of PEACE, (right) and Mr. Kazuhiko Anzai, General Manager of General Affairs of the FWEAP (left)