Tha Ngae Chin Myar

Friends Myanmar


Started in 2019, Friends Myanmar is a local NGO. It evolved from a training restaurant, inspired by the Friends-International model, operating in Yangon since 2011. 

Saving Lives

  • Outreach and support to at-risk populations in Yangon –  in communities, in markets and on the streets
  • The teams provide emergency services to children on the streets and families in communities

Building Futures

  • The Program operates a vocational training restaurant (‘Linkage’) and employment services (using the Futures Employment model)
  • The teams provide non-formal education and school reintegration services

ChildSafe Movement

  • ChildSafe information is disseminated from the program center to at-risk populations
  • The team is developing the ChildSafe Agent network in Yangon
  • Advocacy was developed in collaboration with UNICEF towards travelers


1st floor, No. 141, Seikkantha St, Bet. Mahabandoola & Merchant Roads, Yangon, Myanmar, 11182

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(+95) 9 45193 3034

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