Vacancy Announcement _ National DRM / EWS Specialist

​Application Deadline: 01 May 2020Organizational Unit: FAMYAJob Type: Non-staff opportunitiesType of Requisition: NPP (National Project Personnel)Primary Location: Myanmar-YangonDuration: 31 Dec 2020 (With the possibility of extension)Tasks and responsibilities:Together with the National Aquaculture...
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Exports of fisheries products slow to a crawl

​8 APR 2020 - Source: Myanmar Times -  Exports of Myanmar's fisheries products to other countries have nearly stopped since the COVID-19 pandemic started and factories processing frozen fisheries products are now facing difficulties keeping their operations running, industry officials...
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ရန်ကုန်တက္ကသိုလ်နှင့် နိုင်ငံတကာမှပညာရှင်များပူးပေါင်းကာ အသစ်ဖွင့်လှစ်မည့် "Water Studies" ဘွဲ့ကြိုသင်တန်းအတွက် သင်ရိုးညွှန်းတမ်း တိုင်ပင်ရေးဆွဲ

ရန်ကုန်တက္ကသိုလ်နှင့် နိုင်ငံတကာမှပညာရှင်များပူးပေါင်းကာ အသစ်ဖွင့်လှစ်မည့် "Water Studies" ဘွဲ့ကြိုသင်တန်းအတွက် သင်ရိုးညွှန်းတမ်း တိုင်ပင်ရေးဆွဲ

"Water Studies" ဘွဲ့ကြိုသင်တန်းအတွက် သင်ရိုးညွှန်းတမ်းကို ရန်ကုန်တက္ကသိုလ်မှ ပါမောက္ခများ၊ဆရာဆရာမများနှင့် သက်ဆိုင်ရာ နယ်ပယ်အသီးသီးမှ နိုင်ငံတကာပညာရှင်များပူးပေါင်း၍ တိုင်ပင်ရေးဆွဲခဲ့သည်။ ဤသင်တန်းမှ ထိရောက်သောသုတေသနများ၊ သင်ကြားနည်းစနစ်များ၊ မူဝါဒဆန်းစစ် အကောင်အထည်ဖော်မှုများနှင့် သက်ဆိုင်ရာမိတ်ဖက်မ...
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Fluvial Remote Sensing for Science and Management(PDF)

​Source: P-GIS -  This book offers a comprehensive overview of progress in the general area of fluvial remote sensing with a specific focus on its potential contribution to river management. The book highlights a range of challenging issues by considering a range of spatial and temporal sc...
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ကာဗွန်လျော့ချနိုင်မည့် စီးပွားရေးကိုအားပေးသော အမျှော်အမြင်ရှိသည့် ရေစီမံခန့်ခွဲမှု

ပါရီသဘောတူညီချက်သည် ကမ္ဘာကြီးပူနွေးလာမှုကို ၂ဒီဂရီစင်တီဂရိတ်အောက်တွင် ဆက်လက်ရှိနေစေရန်နှင့် ၁.၅ဒီဂရီစင်တီဂရိတ် အထိကန့်သတ်ရန် ကြိုးပမ်းအားထုတ်မှုများအတွက် ကြုံတောင့်ကြုံခဲ အခွင့်အရေးတစ်ခုဖြစ်သည်။ ၎င်းသည် ကာဗွန်ဒိုင်အောက်ဆိုက် လျော့ချသည့်စီးပွားရေးကို ရှေ့သို့ခေါ်ဆောင်စေမည့် အဓိက‌ကျသော ခြေလှမ်းတစ်ခုဖြ...
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Vast majority in Myanmar now support closing wildlife markets - WWF survey

7 April 2020 - Source: Myanmar Now - A huge majority of people in Myanmar support shutting down wildlife markets to prevent another pandemic, a survey released on Monday by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) has found. Ninety-one per cent of respondents in Myanmar said they believed the closure of illega...
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Vacancy Announcement - Environment Safeguard Specialist

​Closing Date: 30 April 2020Mekong Economics Ltd. is calling for a position of Environment Safeguard Specialist as soon as possible.Organization: Mekong Economics Ltd. Position: Environment Safeguard Specialist Total man-months and duration: 4 person-months starting from October 2020 ...
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Impact of land-use for urbanization on Groundwater YANGON

​06 April 2020 -U Myint Thein presents the impact of land use on the Groundwater in Yangon Region. He pointed out that management on groundwater should be properly taken out.according to the existing data and reports.He explains aboutPopulation growth and land area development of Yangon The rat...
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IWT to arrange ferry schedules during Thingyan festival

​6 April 2020 - Source: Global New Light of Myanmar -  "We will arrange the operation times to have smooth transportation for the commuters during six days of Thingyan Festival. The ferry operators will slash operation times, said Assistant Manager U Thein Myint of the Inland Water Transpo...
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Myanmar shorebirds get four-fold expansion in protected wetland

​3 April 2020 - Source: BirdLife International - One of Asia's most important shorebird sanctuaries has just quadrupled in size thanks to years of advocacy from our Myanmar Partner. Here's how they connected insight with action to help birds on the brink and the people who live alongside them.B...
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Apply now for a Joint Japan/World Bank Graduate Scholarship

​03 April 2020 - Source: IHE DELFTApplication deadline: April 23, 2020.  The Joint Japan/Worldbank Graduate Scholarship Programme (JJWBGSP) is accepting applications to one of their preferred programs, including three MSc Programme Specializations from IHE Delft, until the application deadline ...
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Vacancy Announcement - Training Consultant for Layouting & Management of Wastewater Treatment Plants

​Closing Date: 8 April 2020 (Wednesday)WWF Myanmar is calling for Proposal to Train a Rubber Processing Factory on Layouting, Planning & Management of WWTP.Reports to: Sustainable agriculture manager, WWF MyanmarSupervises: Landscape manager, WWF MyanmarLocation: DaweiMajor Functions: To tr...
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Online MOOC - Water Resources Management and Policy

Target Audience This MOOC is designed for all those interested in the water sector. Prior training is not necessary to follow our program. The findings presented in this course can be easily reapplied to different contexts and to different scales of analysis. Description Water management today is fa...
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‘Not Enough Water to Wash Our Hands,’ Say Kachin IDPs Bracing For COVID-19

​2 APRIL 2020 - Source: Burma News International - While thorough handwashing has been proven as an effective strategy to fight the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, internally displaced persons (IDPs) in Kachin State's camps say that the current water shortage prevents them from being able...
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NO TO DAM BUILDING: Loud call to leave rivers in peace

1 April 2020 - Source: BNI Multimedia GroupSai Wansai — On March 14, International Day of Action for Rivers, 23 countries' indigenous, together with thousands of river stewards, defenders, and allies called for the protection of their rivers and rights to manage them, with hundreds more joined in vi...
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