AFECT - The Association for Akha Education and Culture is the oldest Non Government Organization (NGO) for Tribes in the whole of Asia. Founded by Dutch anthropologists and tribal elders in 1981 we have been fighting for the culture and civil liberties of the Golden Triangle Hill Tribes for decades. Our twelve humanitarian and cultural projects encompass 264 villages in 4 provinces bordering Burma. We work with the UNITED NATIONS and 12 other international organizations on various humanatarian projects.
AFECT also offers international Volunteer Exchange