State-owned pontoon jetty to be built in Kawthoung

14 May 2020 - Source: The Global New Light of MyanmarA state-owned pontoon jetty will be constructed in Kawthoung district in order to inspect the fisheries products onboard the ships and also to load and unload the fish from the fishing vessels. A Free on Board (FOB) pontoon jetty is being construc...
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Myanmar marks Migratory Bird Day

12 MAY 2020 - Source: Myanmar Times - Birds are a valuable part of our ecosystems. They forage for insects and fish, pollinate flowers and fertilise the soil. Some need protecting from extinction, when their habitats change or come under threat.World Migratory Bird Day (WMBD) is an internationa...
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Vacancy Announcement - WASH Coordinator

Apply by: As Soon As PossibleOrganization: Solidarités International, Yangon, MyanmarPosition Type: Full-TimeOrganization Type: NGO/Civil SocietyExperience Level: Not SpecifiedDegree Required: Bachelor's (Or Equivalent)Desired start date: As Soon As PossibleDuration of the mission: 1 yearLocati...
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Vacancy Announcement - Myanmar nationals: WASH Coordinator

Apply By: As soon as possibleInternational Rescue Committee (IRC) is now offering a position for WASH Coordinator only for Myanmar nationals. Position Type: Full-TimeOrganization Type: NGO/Civil SocietyExperience Level: Mid-Level (5-7 Years)Degree Required: Bachelor's (Or Equivalent) Location: Yango...
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Request For Proposal: Engineering Services For Water Supply Solutions

Expected Start Date 15th June2020 End Date  30th September 2020 for Phase 1 to 3 (Should phase 4 be awarded, the contract will end on 31st January 2021) Proposal submission deadline 29th May2020, 1pm Myanmar time Interviews 1st – 5thJune 2020 About the project Lien AID is collaboratingwith town...
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Wildlife habitat destruction and deforestation will cause more deadly pandemics like coronavirus, scientists warn

9 MAY 2020 - Source: CNBC - As climate change contributes to a surge in disease outbreaks across the world, scientists warn that current rates of environmental degradation and biodiversity loss will lead to more deadly pandemics like the coronavirus.The total number of disease outbreaks has mor...
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Water shortages in upper Myanmar

08 May 2020 - Source: Myanmar Times Kyar Kone Te Tike is a small town in Magwe division in central Myanmar, about 19 miles away from the Magwe Natmauk Road. Daw Mar Oo has lived here all of her life. Come summertime, finding drinking water is always a struggle. There are three small hand-dug wells f...
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PhD 1: Multi-level assessment of water stress and institutional dynamics in the water-climate-conflict nexus

Host institution: Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands Principal supervisor: Prof. Jampel Dell'Angelo Co-supervisor: Prof. Aaron Wolf Non-academic co-supervisor: Dominic May Om Application deadline: 24 May 2020 Expected starting date: before 15 October 2020 Duration: 3 years Topic Hy...
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Myanmar Water Journal - April 2020

Myanmar Water Journal - April 2020Welcome to the April edition of the Myanmar Water Journal. Providing you the latest news, insights, opportunities and events from the Myanmar water sector.Spotlights for News based on Water ThemesApril Newsletter will be filled withInterview with Chit Yan Toe who ha...
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Over K5 bln worth riverbank project to be implemented in Mandalay

7 MAY 2020 - Source: Global New Light of Myanmar - More than K5.3 billion worth riverbank protection project will be implemented next year. The project will be implemented along Ayeyawady river and Dokehtawady river in 2020-2021 fiscal year, said U Kyaw Myint Than, the head of the Directorate o...
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နေ့အပူချိန် မြင့်တက်လာသည့်အတွက် ရေသုံးစွဲမှု မြင့်တက်လာပြီး ကန်ရေခန်းခြောက်မှုကြောင့် သောက်သုံးရေ လိုအပ်နေသည့် ရေစကြိုမြို့နယ် ယာကြီးကုန်းကျေးရွာသို့ Eleven Media Group နှင့် စေတနာရှင်များ ရေလှူဒါန်း

6 May 2020 - Source: Eleven Media Group Co.Ltd.နေ့အပူချိန် မြင့်တက်လာသည့်အတွက် ရေသုံးစွဲမှု မြင့်တက်လာပြီး ကန်ရေခန်းခြောက်မှုကြောင့် သောက်သုံးရေ လိုအပ်နေသည့် ရေစကြိုမြို့နယ် ယာကြီးကုန်းကျေးရွာသို့ ELEVEN MEDIA GROUP နှင့် စေတနာရှင်များ ပူးပေါင်း၍ မေ ၆ ရက် သောက်သုံးရေ လှူဒါန်းပေးခဲ့ကြောင်း သိရသည်။ ရေ...
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Ferries resume service in Chindwin River

6 MAY 2020 - Source: Global New Light of Myanmar - The ferries from Monywa cruising in upper Chindwin River resumed their service yesterday, said U Than Nyunt Win, Sagaing Regional Minister for Transport and Communications."We have just signed. We've allowed the ferry to resume their services. ...
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နိုင်ငံတကာရှိ ပညာရှင်များနှင့် ပူးပေါင်း၍ ရန်ကုန်တက္ကသိုလ်၌ ရေဘက်ဆိုင်ရာ လေ့လာရေး ဘာသာရပ် "Water Studies" အား အထူးကျွမ်းကျင်မှုစင်တာ တစ်ခုအဖြစ် လာမည့် ပညာသင်နှစ်တွင် စတင်ဖွင့်လှစ်ရန် ပြင်ဆင်နေ

ရန်ကုန်တက္ကသိုလ်၌ ပထမဦးဆုံး သဘာဝသိပ္ပံနှင့် လူမှုရေးသိပ္ပံ ပေါင်းစပ်သင်ကြားပေးမည့် ရေဘက်ဆိုင်ရာလေ့လာခြင်း "Water Studies" ဟုခေါ်သော ဘွဲ့ကြိုသင်တန်းတစ်ခု ဖွင့်လှစ်တော့မည့် အကြောင်းကို သင်သိပါသလား။ ဤသို့ဆိုလျှင် ရေဘက်ဆိုင်ရာလေ့လာခြင်း "Water Studies" ဆိုတာဘာလဲ။ မည်သည့်သင်ရိုးတွေပါဝင်မလဲ ဆိုတာအခြေခံရှင...
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Computational Intelligence and Operational Water Management – Interview with a Myanmar Delegate

IHE Delft Institute for Water Education is the largest international graduate water facility in the world and is based in Delft, the Netherlands. The institute offers MSc and PhD Programmes as well as a wide range of short courses. These intensive and highly specialized short courses are effective f...
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Every Township in Mon State Facing Water Shortage, Locals Say

04 May 2020 - Source: BNI Multimedia Group Locals and water distributors have said that people in all of Mon State's 10 townships are facing shortages of water, some for two months. People in Mudon, Thanbyuzayat, Kyaikmayaw, Chaungzon, Paung, Thaton, Belin, Kyaikhto and Ye have had to buy water for ...
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