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Teddim faces water shortage

26 May 2020 - Source: Eleven Media Group Co.,Ltd. KALAY-Locals from Teddim Township, Chin State had water scarcity since the beginning of early December. "Water shortage occurred in early December. We have no enough to cook the rice. We have to carry water from a place about 5-mile away from our vil...
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Why North Indian Ocean hotbed of cyclones

25 MAY 2020 - Source: the pioneer - According to NASA, the tropical cyclones are the most violent weather incidents on the earth. Each year, in the Northern Indian Ocean, half a dozen cyclones develop and sustain to hit the coastal boundaries of Myanmar, Bangladesh, India and Sri Lanka. The Bay...
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YGN forest department to raise mangroves for disaster protection

23 May 2020 - Source: The Global New Light of Myanmarver 30,000 acres of mangrove forest will be raised to withstand the impact of natural disaster in Yangon region, according to the Yangon Region Forest Department. The department has planned to designate about 31,353 acres of mangrove as protected ...
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In Tanintharyi, an indigenous alternative to Big Conservation

22 May 2020 - Source: Frontier MyanmarCommunities in biodiverse Tanintharyi Region are spurning big, top-down projects and seeking recognition for their own approach to conservation. By JACK JENKINS HILL | FRONTIERFrom its forested borderlands in the east to vast mangrove forests and hundreds of isl...
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Vacancy Announcement_Resilience Specialist

Application Deadline: 4 th June 2020, 5:00 PMPosition: Resilience Specialist (MCCR) Report to: DRR and Resilience Program Manger Duty Station: Yangon Assignment Duration: From the start date to 30th June 2021 Travel Percentage: 40% Job background: Myanmar Consortium for...
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Nantha Island and Mayyu Estuaries awarded Ramsar Site status

22 MAY 2020 - Source: Global New Light of Myanmar - The Ramsar Convention, also known as the Convention on Wetlands, inscribed Myanmar's Nantha Island and Mayyu Estuaries as a Ramsar Site on 22 May, according to the convention's secretary office.The proposal to list as a Ramsar site was submitt...
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MoALI discusses participatory irrigation management system

21 MAY 2020 - Source: The Global New Light of MyanmarA conference on promoting Participatory Irrigation Management (PIM) was held at the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Irrigation yesterday. Union Minister Dr Aung Thu, Deputy Minister U Hla Kyaw, Permanent Secretary U Kyaw Min Oo, director-ge...
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Vacancy Announcement_Administrative Assistant

Application Deadline - June 7, 2020About the Job The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is looking for an Administrative Assistant to be based in Lashio Sub-Delegation. The Administrative Assistant will be responsible for providing administrative support for the Water and Habi...
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Dolphin conservation campaign conducted in Ayeyawady

20 MAY 2020 - Source: Global New Light of Myanmar - Ayeyawady dolphin conservation poster and warning signs were erected in Ayeyawady region to protect and conserve the Ayeyawady dolphins. These activities are being carried out because people are selling the fish without obtaining the lega...
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Warning about Extremely Severe Cyclonic Storm (AMPHAN)

19 May 2020 - Source: The Global New Light of MyanmarThe Department of Meteorology and Hydrology released the report (14/2020) issued on 18 May afternoon and the Emergency Management Centre of the Ministry of Social Welfare, Relief and Resettlement also published its finding on this weather situatio...
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Ever Flow River Group to list on local bourse this month

19 MAY 2020 - Source: Myanmar Times - Logistics services provider Ever Flow River Group Public Co (EFR) will list on the Yangon Stock Exchange (YSX) on May 28, according to an announcement filed with the local bourse.The company had been scheduled to list in March but this was delayed due to CO...
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Water shortages in Yangon’s Dala

18 May 2020 - Source: Myanmar Times The Dala township of Yangon faces severe water shortages, said regional MP U Tun Yin from Dala township. "The township has a shortage of drinking water, but the township municipal committee and other organisations are working to deliver water on request," he said....
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Police arrest people for electrofishing in Ayeyarwady

14 MAY 2020 - Source: Myanmar Times - The Myanmar Maritime Police Force in Mandalay Region has impounded 18 fishing boats for illegal electrofishing in the Ayeyarwady River so far this year, a senior officer said.Police Major Myo Ko Ko said that as of May 12, the maritime police had seized 18 b...
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နာဂစ်အလွန် ဓမင်းဆိပ် Daminseik Beyond the Cyclone Nargis - အပိုင်း (၃)

အပိုင်း (၃) အဖြေသည် ပြဿနာနှင့်အတူ ရှိနေတတ်သည်ဓမင်းဆိပ်ကမ်းခြေတွင် ပင်လယ်ကမ်းရိုးတန်း တိုက်စားမှုများကြောင့် ရတနာ ၃၆-လက္မ သဘာဝဓါတ်ငွေ့ပိုက်လိုင်း၏ တစ်စိတ်တစ်ပိုင်း မြေပေါ်ပေါ်လာသည်ကို မာလာမုန်တိုင်း တိုက်ခတ်မှုအပြီး တစ်နှစ်ကျော် (၁၅လခွဲ) အကြာ၊ ၂ဝ၁၇ ခုနှစ် သြဂုတ်လ ၁၆ ရက်နေ့တွင် စတင်တွေ့ရှိခဲ့ကြသည်။ ၃၆...
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Eleven Media Group နှင့် စေတနာရှင်အလှူရှင်များ ရေလှူဒါန်းမှုအစီအစဉ်နှင့် အခြားသောအလှူရှင်များ ပူးပေါင်းကာ လပွတ္တာမြို့နယ်အတွင်းရှိ သောက်သုံးရေ ရှားပါးပြတ်လပ်နေသော ပင်လယ်ကမ်းနီးကျေးရွာအချို့အား သောက်သုံးရေများ သွားရောက်လှူဒါန်း

14 May 2020 - Source: Eleven Media Group Eleven Media Group နှင့် စေတနာရှင်အလှူရှင်များ ရေလှူဒါန်းမှုအစီအစဉ်နှင့် လပွတ္တာမြို့ရှိ ကရုဏာမျက်ဝန်း ပရဟိတအဖွဲ့၊ နှလုံးလှလူငယ်များ ပရဟိတအဖွဲ့တို့ပူးပေါင်းကာ စေတနာရှင်များ ကူညီပံ့ပိုးမှုဖြင့် လပွတ္တာမြို့နယ်အတွင်းရှိ သောက်သုံးရေ ရှားပါးပြတ်လပ်နေသော ပင်လယ်ကမ်...
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