MA-UK has been delivering aid to Myanmar since 2012. Our organisation has been providing vital emergency assistance and long-term development projects to thousands of people in need of assistance throughout Myanmar each year.

ABOUT US

OUR VALUES

As an international NGO, MA-UK draws upon a rich heritage of social action and working globally with communities to improve the lives of people in need. MA-UK commits itself to working with:

  • Compassion and justice
  • Accountability and transparency to all stakeholders, especially to communities we work for
  • Action with quality – our programmes address needs and gaps identified by the communities we work with
  • Respect for rights, dignity and equal opportunities for all.
  • Empowerment – supporting communities and individuals to fulfil their potential.

VISION & MISSION

At MA-UK we work for a world without poverty. We aim to support communities coping with disasters and to become self-sufficient through sustainable development.

SECTORS

We specialise in community work through interventions in WASH (Water, Sanitation and Hygiene), Shelter, Education, and Community Development initiatives.

LEADERSHIP TEAM

KEITH DOYLE

KEITH DOYLE

Country Director

Keith is an expert humanitarian relief and development practitioner with 16 years’ experience of leading teams in a wide variety of complex, dynamic and challenging field operations across Asia, Africa and the Middle East. He previously worked in Myanmar supporting the humanitarian response after Cyclone Nargis. Keith has been Country Director with MA-UK since July 2019. Prior to joining MA-UK, his experience ranged from INGO’s such as CARE, NRC, Concern Worldwide, Solidarities International, iMMAP, and the United Nations. He is an experienced leader with a creative and adaptive approach to supervisory management of diverse teams. He holds a master’s degree in Natural Hazards and Geographical Information Systems. His extensive international experience includes working in Myanmar, Sudan, Senegal, Mali, Niger, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Iraq, Turkey, Jordan, Lebanon, Yemen, Syria, and Thailand.

LAFAKMAWIA

LAFAKMAWIA

Head of Operations

Lalfakmawia brings more than 15 years of experiences in managing HR, administration and finance department in different organizations. He has been working at the Senior Management level since 2015 in humanitarian sector. Before joining MA-UK, he worked at ADRA Myanmar, Rosa-Luxemburg Stiftung and Prospect Burma. His experiences in supporting and leading emergency response, education, WASH, food security, livelihood programmes for relieving the suffering of people and sustainable development of communities are great asset. He is committed to be a blessing for people in need.

NOI LIEMKHAM

NOI LIEMKHAM

Head of Programme

Noi Liemkham is a humanitarian aid worker and has been working for the past 13 years with many INGOs and UN organizations in different countries such as DPR Korea, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Kenya, Sudan, Thailand, Cambodia and Myanmar. Experienced in programmes, operations and field activity management in international development and humanitarian aids programmes. She has been working in Myanmar since 2008 cyclone nargis and joined MA-UK in early 2020. She has strong commitment on needs responds and equivalent working experiences in related fields. She believes that together we can make a difference.

JEZEER HAMEED

JEZEER HAMEED

Area Manager

Jezeer Hameed is a “social housing” expert with 15 years’ experience with UN organizations and INGOs. He previously worked for UN-Habitat, Sri Lanka as Deputy Project Manager-Programme managing post-conflict human settlements initiatives through people centered approach. Jezeer, also supported UN-Habitat South Sudan programme to develop “community engagement strategies” through short assignments. He possesses first-hand experience in post conflict humanitarian interventions involving designing, implementing, monitoring and evaluation of donor funded projects. Jezeer holds a Masters’ degree in Development Studies and Public Policy and Post-graduate diplomas in Humanitarian Leadership and Conflict Resolution and Peace Preparedness.

Get in Touch

Find us at the office

12/A Kokkine Yeikthar Street, Golden Valley 2 Quarter, Bahan Township, Yangon, Myanmar (11201 Postal Code)

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(+95) 1 954 4540 Mon - Fri, 09:00-17:00

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