Praised for her work developing a system of providing emergency maternal healthcare in vulnerable and conflict situations in Myanmar, Dr. Cynthia Maung was awarded an N-Peace Award under the category of ‘Untold Stories’ for 2018. With women particularly affected by a lack of access to healthcare services, her important work has made an incredible impact on hundreds of thousands of people in Myanmar.
Established in 2010, N-Peace is a UNDP Asia-Pacific flagship initiative which strengthens the role of women in peace-building and conflict resolution, operating across seven countries: Afghanistan, Indonesia, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, the Philippines and Sri Lanka. Read more - UNDP Website
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Dr. Cynthia Maung: N-Peace Champion of Myanmar 2018