supporting refugee empowerment
ASPIRE Penang is all about working with refugee communities in Penang.
It consolidates and takes forward initiatives which began with the Penang Stop Human Trafficking Campaign (PSHTC).
Please have fun exploring this site. You will find information on
Background to the situation of refugees in Malaysia;
How ASPIRE Penang works with refugee communities in Penang to promote leadership, education including early childhood education, women's empowerment, youth development, and community advocacy. Lots going on and lot's more to do!
The work is planned and delivered by a small team of committed individuals including refugees. The actual delivery is carried out by refugees themselves, including community workers, refugee teachers and community leaders.