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WASH Technical Officer (1 post)

Notice Deadline: Open until filled Location: Based in Lashio, frequent trip to program areas (SR4, WA and KOK) is requiredMain responsibility: Provide technical support for Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) activities implemented by three field offices in Shan State (SR4, WA and KOK), including d...
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ရာသီဥတုနှင့်ဆက်နွယ်သည့် လုံခြုံရေးစိန်ခေါ်မှုများကို ကိုင်တွယ်ဖြေရှင်းရာတွင် ခံနိုင်ရည်တည်ဆောက်ခြင်း

ရာသီဥတုကြောင့်ဖြစ်ပေါ်လာသော ဘေးအန္တရာယ်များသည် ငြိမ်းချမ်းရေးနှင့်လုံခြုံရေးအပေါ် မည်သို့သက်ရောက်မှုရှိသနည်း။ ရာသီဥတုနှင့်သက်ဆိုင်သော လုံခြုံရေးအန္တရာယ်များကို လျော့ပါးစေရန်အတွက် ထည့်သွင်းစဉ်းစားရမည့် အရေးကြီးသော အချက်များကားအဘယ်နည်း။ စတော့ဟုမ်းရာသီဥတုလုံခြုံရေးဗဟို မှစီစဉ်သော ပြပွဲတစ်ခုသည် ဤမေးခွန်...
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Clarify Your Water with Drumstick Seeds

By Thinzar Mon - Most of the surface water (rivers, lakes, streams, etc.) normally have turbidity to some extent. In Myanmar, people who live near these sources generally use surface water for domestic and even drinking purposes. Instead of using the turbid water directly, clarifying it with some ki...
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Research Fellow – Hydroclimatic Disaster Risk Management

SEI is recruiting a highly motivated Research Fellow that will undertake research activities related to new and ongoing projects across Asia under the Water Resources Management Cluster.Location: Bangkok, Thailand Contract: 2-year fixed term, with the possibility of renewal Deadline: applications wi...
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As Myanmar farmers lose their land, sand mining for Singapore is blamed

04 March 20 - Source: YANGON/SINGAPORE (Reuters) - From a boat on the Salween River in southeastern Myanmar, Than Zaw Oo pointed to a brown stretch of water he said was once full of lush paddy fields. ​"This used to be my land," said the 51-year-old farmer, frowning at the murky waves. All but six o...
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Over 60% of Myanmar's mangroves deforested in the last 20 years

03 March 20 - Source: Phys.org - Mangroves account for only 0.7% of the Earth's tropical forest area, but they are among the world's most productive and important ecosystems. They provide a wealth of ecological and socio-economic benefits, such as serving as nursery habitat for fish species, offerin...
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"ရေ " ကိုမကာကွယ်သ၍ မျိုးတုံးမှုကို တားဆီးလို့မရနိုင်

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka, May 31 2019 (IPS) -ကမ္ဘာလုံးဆိုင်ရာ ဇီဝမျိုးကွဲများ ပျောက်ဆုံးခြင်းသည် စိုးရိမ်ဖွယ်အဆင့်သို့ ရောက်ရှိလာခဲ့ပြီဖြစ်သည်။ အပင်နဲ့တိရစ္ဆာန် မျိုးစိတ် တသန်းကျော်လောက်ဟာ ယခုအခါမှာ မျိုးတုံးမည့်အန္တရာယ် ရှိနေပြီလို့ ခန့်မှန်းရပါတယ်။ တာဝန်ယူဖြေရှင်းရမည့် အချိန်ကာလဟာ နီးကပ်နေပြီဖြစ် ပြီး တ...
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PhDs Recruitment - Next Water Governace (NEWAVE)

Become part of the new generation of water governance Early Stage Researchers (ESRs) who will be enrolled in PhD programmes of our NEWAVE host institutions. ***Deadline for applications extended to 5 April 2020!*** Would you like to be at the forefront of the global water governance debate, and...
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Online Seminar: Open Education for Water Professionals

Date - 05 March 2020Time - 17:15 - 18:15 (YGN time)How do I attend? Go to https://metameta.adobeconnect.com/ihe/ Click on 'Enter as Guest'Enter a user name Click on 'Enter Room'ParticipationThe events are free of charge. Please register to participate using the following link, that will help us to s...
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Govt names second marine protected area in Tanintharyi

​02 March 20 - Source: www.mmtimes.com- The Fisheries Department declared a second marine protected area in Tanintharyi Region to protect endangered fish species and marine habitats. The new conservation area covers the coastal waters between Kawthoung township and Kau-ye Island, the department said...
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Research needed to manage summer water shortage in rural areas

29 Feb 20 - Source: Global New Light Of Myanmar - Due to warmer temperatures in the summer, droughts and depleting water supply will likely become more common in Myanmar. The water crisis in rural areas every summer highlights the need for better urban planning and management. Last year, the number ...
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'Quick Scan on Saline Agriculture Potential in Myanmar', observations and results shared with stakeholders

28 Feb 20 - A half day presentation and results sharing of the quick scan 'Saline Agriculture Potential in the Ayeyarwady Delta, Myanmar' was organized successfully on 24th February, well attended by the stakeholders in Myanmar including the Deputy Regional Director of the Ayeyarwady, local and inte...
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Rising sea levels put Myanmar's villages on frontline of climate change

27 Feb 20 - Source: BAGO, Myanmar (Reuters) - Three years ago, the villagers watched as the Sittaung River on Myanmar's southeast coast crept closer to them, swollen by powerful tidal surges from the Gulf of Mottama that eroded its banks. ​Eventually, the 1,500 residents of Ta Dar U had to accept th...
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ကမ္ဘာ့အရှည်ဆုံးမြစ်များထဲမှ သုံးပုံတစ်ပုံသာ လွတ်လပ်စွာ စီးဆင်းနေသည်။

လွတ်လပ်စွာ စီးဆင်းနေသောမြစ်များ၏ တည်နေရာနှင့် အတိုင်းအတာ ပမာဏကို တွက်ချက်ထားသော ကမ္ဘာ့ပထမဆုံး လေ့လာအကဲဖြတ်မှုသည် ကြီးမားသော ယုတ်လျော့ပျက်စီးမှုကို မီးမောင်းထိုးပြနေသည်။WWF နှင့် မိတ်ဖက်အဖွဲ့များ၏ လေ့လာချက်အရ လူနှင့် သဘာဝအတွက် ကျန်းမာသော မြစ်များမှ ရရှိသော အမျိုးမျိုးသောအကျိုးကျေးဇူးများသည် နေရာတိုင်...
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Yangon Water Bus to use Singapore, Thai ferries when service resumes

20 Feb 20 - Source: Myanmar Times - The Yangon Water Bus river transport service has ordered passenger ferries from Singapore and Thailand to replace its old vessels once it resumes operation, the company that runs the line said. Daw Tint Tint Lwin, chair of Tint Tint Myanmar Co., said it has also s...
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