Mae La refugee camp - Mae Sot, Thailand The refugees are Burmese
Mae La is the largest refugee camp for Burmese in Thailand. It was established in 1984 in Tak Province in the Dawna Range area and currently houses refugees. Over are of Karen ethnicity. Large proportion of weavers that work with us are base in Mae La.
Ethnic Karen Burmese students study at a middle school inside the Mae La refugee camp, June 2012 in Tak province, Thailand. The camp is situated along the Burma-Thailand border and is home to around refugees.