Namkyeo Foundation is a Shani organization, but affiliated with the Kachin community; they are trusted because of the long-term leadership of the organisation. Their main target area is Puta-o, and they are able to bring most ethnic leaders together. Namkyeo plays a key role in meeting with ethnic leaders, and ensuring social cohesion within the programme.
Under the DPP, Namkyeo is implementing a range of activities, including peace and federalism trainings, and capacity building, and working to address environmental and livelihood issues at the village level. They do not operate in IDP camps.