Karno Batiran will be visiting British Columbia from February 23 to March 4, 2024 to support Development and Peace ― Caritas Canada’s Share Lent Reaping our Rights campaign.
Executive Director of PAYOPAYOIndonesia
At 43, Karno Batiran has had notable successes as a community organizer, activist and researcher. He has 18 years of experience organizing and facilitating rural communities.
Currently, Batiran is spearheading PAYOPAYO’s youth farming field schools project with Development and Peace ― Caritas Canada’s support.
The project trains young people, especially women, in sustainable agriculture, community resource management and rural entrepreneurship techniques to make farming a viable local livelihood option and to stem economic migration to Indonesia’s cities.