ေျမေအာက္ေရႏွင့္ က်န္းမာေရး၊ (Groundwater & Health) အပိုင္း ၂

ေျမေအာက္ေရတြင္ေပ်ာ္၀င္ေနသည့္ဓါတ္ပစၥည္းမ်ား၏စံႏွန္းသတ္မွတ္ခ်က္ႏွင့္က်န္းမာေရးသက္ေရာက္မူ႔မ်ား (Dissolved Chemical Properties, Standard (WHO2011) and Health Impact & Remarks) (အသံုးျပဳသည့္ယူနွစ္ = မီလီဂရမ္ပါလီတာ (mg/l =milligrams/liter, or parts per million (ppm ); Nephelometric Turbidity Units (NT...
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‘Our land is collapsing around us’: Ayeyarwady at risk from rampant sand mining

Irresponsible sand mining in the Ayeyarwady River is destroying the livelihoods of farmers and fishers and placing environmental stress on the nation's rice bowl. ​ By HEIN KO SOE and CLARE HAMMOND | FRONTIER ON JANUARY 16, about 250 residents of Thet Thit Kyun village tract in Bago Region sailed in...
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Water, traffic projects set to improve Yangon

​12 Feb 19 - Source: Myanmar Times - Yangon has been striving to cope with the demands of modernisation ever since the military junta that ruled the country for over half a century gave way to the pressure of reforms nearly a decade ago. The city's ageing infrastructure, some of which dates back to ...
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Crack in Taungnawin Dam no risk to safety - Authorities

11 Feb 19 - Source: Mizzima - The crack at a dam in Myanmar's Bago region poses no risk to public safety following several earthquakes that jolted Paukkaung, Bago region last year, Xinhua reported quoting an initial assessment of the Myanmar Dams National Committee. The crack at the earthen embankme...
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Myanmar Water Journal - February 2019

Myanmar Water Journal - February 2019 Welcome to the February edition of the Myanmar Water Journal. Providing you the latest news, insights, opportunities and events from the Myanmar water sector. Spotlights for News February Newsletter will be filled with The article of Kandawgyi Lake Tour A Renova...
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ေျမေအာက္ေရႏွင့္က်န္းမာေရး၊ (Groundwater & Health) အပိုင္း ၁

​စကားဦး (Preface) ။ ။ျမန္မာႏိွင္ငံတြင္ေျမေအာက္ေရကိုစက္ေရတြင္းမ်ား၊ လက္တူးတြင္းမ်ားက တဆင့္ထုတ္ယူသံုးစြဲေနၾကသည္မွာ လြတ္လပ္ေရးမရမွီေခတ္ကစ၍ ယေန႔အထိပင္ျဖစ္သည္။ (၁၉၈၈)ခုႏွစ္ေနာင္းပုိင္းကစ၍ ပိုမိုမ်ားျပားစြာ ထုတ္ယူသံုးစြဲလာၾကသည္။ ေသာက္သံုးေရ၊စိုက္ပ်ိဳးေရ၊ စက္ရံုအလုပ္ရုံသံုးေရ၊ ေမြးျမဴေရးလုပ္ငန္းသံုးေရ၊ စသ...
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Introducing Mr Johan Heymans as New Delegate Representative of the Netherlands for Water Cooperation in Myanmar

Mr. Johan Heymans has recently been appointed as the Delegated Representative of the Netherlands for Water Cooperation in Myanmar. Mr Heymans has experience as a specialist, trainer, lecturer, project manager and project director in water resources development, in the Netherlands as well as abroad. ...
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Our wetlands are worth saving

05 Feb 19 - Source: Myanmar Times - The theme of World Wetlands Day 2019 on Saturday – Wetlands and Climate Change – was aimed at encouraging people to conserve wetlands to mitigate climate change, said U Thein Aung of the Myanmar Bird and Nature Society. Myanmar has many wetlands, which consist of ...
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On track to meet Yangon’s growing water needs

04 Feb 19 - Source: Myanmar Times - With the hot season not far away, water shortages are set to become a problem again in many parts of Yangon. According to U Myint Zaw Than, Yangon City Development Committee (YCDC) deputy head of the Engineering Department for Water and Sanitation, the YCDC suppli...
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Vice President U Henry Van Thio inspects embankment maintenance works in Nyaungdon

3 Feb 2019 - Source: The Global New Light Of Myanmar - National Natural Disaster Management Committee Chairman Vice President U Henry Van Thio accompanied by Union Minister for Construction U Han Zaw, Ayeyawady Region Chief Minister U Hla Moe Aung, Deputy Minister for Agriculture, Livestock and Irri...
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Rosemary shares update on Myanmar Living Water Project

31 Jan 19 - Source: The Inverell Times - I have just returned from visiting the 52 water tanks in the dry zone of central Myanmar, built in 2018, and as always I feel a special sense of pride when I see "Inverell" on some of the plaques in this most remote and forgotten part of our world. I have bee...
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Govt announces ‘project bank’ to get Myanmar building

31 Jan 19 - Source: Myanmar Times - The government has announced the launch of an online "project bank" which will change the way infrastructure programmes are planned, determined and funded. Speaking at the Invest Myanmar Summit in the capital city, deputy finance minister U Set Aung said the proje...
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အဲ့ဒါေရယုိစိမ့္မႈပဲ၊ သိၾကရဲ႕လား

အာကာသထိ ေျခဆန္႕ႏုိင္ခဲ့ေပမဲ့ သူရဲ႕ ျပည္သူေတြကုိ ေရေကာင္းေကာင္း မေပးေဝႏုိင္တဲ့ ႏုိင္ငံတစ္ႏုိင္ငံ အေၾကာင္း သင္ၾကားဖူးပါသလား။ အဲဒီ ႏုိင္ငံဟာ ကမၻာေပၚမွာ ဒုတိယ လူဦးေရ အမ်ားဆုံးေသာ ႏုိင္ငံတစ္ႏုိင္ငံ၊ ၾကီးက်ယ္ ခမ္းနားတဲ့ သမုိင္းေၾကာင္းေတြ၊ လူေတြ၊ အစားအေသာက္ေတြ နဲ႕ အင္ဂ်င္နီယာေတြ ရွိတဲ့ ႏုိင္ငံတစ္ႏုိင္ငံ။ ...
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Drinking water plants inspected in Yangon

30 Jan 19 - Source: Mizzima - The Department of Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has been carrying out surprise inspections at drinking water plants in four townships of Yangon Region every month, state media reported quoting Dr Min Wun, the head of FDA (Yangon). "The plan is expected to cover the...
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Ayeyarwady dolphin found dead in Mandalay

28 Jan 19 - Source: Myanmar Times - Conservationists have recovered the body of an endangered Ayeyarwady dolphin off Patheingyi township in Mandalay Region, a conservationist said. U Kyaw Hla Thein of the dolphin programme at the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) said the dead dolphin was found on...
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