Wai Hnin Pwint Thon

Burmese pro-democracy activist

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Wai Hnin Pwint Thon is a Burmese human rights activist. For over a decade, she has been actively involved in advocating for human rights and democracy in Burma. Currently working at Burma Campaign UK, Wai Hnin has worked with families of political prisoners to bring international attention to their cases, and has conducted extensive research on Burma’s repressive laws. Her father, Ko Mya Aye, is one of the leaders of the 88 Generation Students Group in Burma and a prominent human rights activist. He is currently detained by the Burmese military.

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