Myanmar Water Journal (January-February 2022)

Myanmar Water Journal (January-February 2022)  Welcome to the January-February 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 ThemesJanuary-February Newsletter will be fill...

"Waterfuturism : ရေနှင့်ပတ်သက်ပြီး ရှုထောင့်အမြင်သစ် စတင်ကြရအောင် "

အတိတ်က ဥပစာတွေကို အခြေခံပြီး ပစ္စုပ္ပန်ရှိ ရေအခြေအနေကို တွေးကြည့်ရင် အမြဲတမ်း စိတ်ပျက်စရာ အခြေအနေတစ်ခုဆီကို မလွဲမသွေ ပို့ဆောင်ပေးပါလိမ့်မယ်။ ထို့ကြောင့် ဒီအခြေအနေများကို ပြောင်းလဲဖို့အတွက် ပြောင်းပြန်လှန်သင့်သောအားဖြင့် စီးပွားရေးနှင့် သိပ္ပံပညာရပ်ဆိုင်ရာမှ ကွဲပြားသောကဏ္ဍများသည် အနာဂတ်ပညာဆိုင်ရာ ကိရ...

ကမ္ဘာကြီးပူနွေးလာမှု၊ ရေသံသရာစက်ဝန်းနှင့် သမုဒ္ဒရာ ဆားအငန်ဓာတ်ကြား ချိတ်ဆက်မှုများ

တိမ်တိုက်၊ ကုန်းမြေနှင့် သမုဒ္ဒရာများအကြား ရေချိုများ အဆက်အပြတ် ရွှေ့လျားလည်ပတ်နေမှု (တစ်နည်း) ကမ္ဘာ့ရေသံသရာစက်ဝန်းဟာ လူသားတွေရဲ့ နေ့စဉ်ဘဝမှာ အရေးပါတဲ့ အခန်းကဏ္ဍမှ ပါဝင်နေပါတယ်။ ဒီထိလွယ်ရှလွယ် စနစ်သည် သမုဒ္ဒရာမှ ရေများကို ကုန်းမြေဆီ သယ်ယူပို့ဆောင်ပေးခြင်းဖြင့် လူသားတို့၏ ပတ်ဝန်းကျင်ကို နေထိုင်ရန်သင့...

“မမြင်နိုင်သော” မြေအောက်ရေကို “မြင်နိုင်အောင်“ ပြုလုပ်ခြင်း (GROUNDWATER - MAKING THE INVISIBLE VISIBLE)

"GROUNDWATER - MAKING THE INVISIBLE VISIBLE" Groundwater is invisible, but its impact is visible everywhere "မမြင်နိုင်သော" မြေအောက်ရေကို "မြင်နိုင်အောင်" ပြုလုပ်ခြင်း။ မမြင်ရသောမြေအောက်ရေသည်မြင်ရသည့်နေရာတိုင်းမှာ အကျိုးသက်ရောက်စေ၏။ ကမ္ဘာ့ရေနေ့နှင့်မြေအောက်ရေ ။     ။ ကု...

"Games for Urban Sustainability and Climate Resilience" knowledge sharing webinar (Case Study: Yangon Raincraft Program)

Today, as the planet Earth has faced the consequences of Global Warming, people living in both urbans and rural have experienced the effects of Climate change like flooding and drought. Same as in Yangon, the major city of Myanmar, also no stranger to the impacts of unconditional extreme weathe...

Orange Knowledge Programme Scholarship Opportunity for Round 1, 2022

Source : OKP Study in Holland The Orange Knowledge Programme (OKP) offers scholarships funded by the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs available for a selection of short courses (duration 2 weeks to 12 months) and master's programmes (duration 12 to 24 months). Myanmar is also eligibl...

Virtual workshop: What will you do with water data?

Source: UN Water - The workshop 'What will you do with water data?' is hosted virtually on 23 February at 8 – 9 am ET. The World Bank works closely with partners to achieve its vision of "A Water-Secure World for All" centered on three interrelated pillars: sustain water resources, deliver...

Nature-Based Solutions for Wastewater Treatment: A Series of Factsheets and Case Studies

There are 2.4 billion people without improved sanitation and another 2.1 billion with inadequate sanitation (i.e. wastewater drains directly into surface waters), and despite improvements over the past decades, the unsafe management of fecal waste and wastewater continues to present a major risk to ...

A milestone of the ASEAN Young Climate Leaders Program 2022 (ASEAN YCLP)

The very first ASEAN Young Climate Leaders Program 2022 (ASEAN YCLP) is a leadership development program run by Common Purpose in partnership with ASEAN Foundation, SAP, and GIZ. The Challenge that the participants explored, ideate, and initiate projects on is: "How might we increase ...

To protect the world’s vital wetlands, we must invest in science

As the world prepares to celebrate World Wetlands Day, IWMI reflects on the transformative power of nature-based solutions to tackle climate change — and more. by Matthew McCartney and Lisa-Maria Rebelo, IWMI Source: IWMI - It is now widely accepted that nature-based solutions are imp...

Online Course on Gender and IWRM: Sign up until March 31

Source: Global Water Partnership - The online course on Gender and Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) is available until March 31, 2022. It is accessible on the Cap-Net virtual campus and was jointly developed by Cap-Net UNDP, GWP and the Gender and Water Alliance (GWA). Launched...

Over-extraction of Groundwater reacts to water level declination toward Yangon sinking

CASE STUDY: Over-exploration of Groundwater reacts to water level declination, Building settlement, and Ground Elevation lower in Thamine, Mayangon TS in Yangon. Myint Thein, Groundwater and Wells Consultant Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. January 2022 1. Object  Firstly, the realistic bu...

Webinar Announcement - Drought, COVID and multi-risk assessment

Source: UN-Water - Droughts cause deep and multi-faceted damage to ecosystems, (agro) economies and societies, particularly to vulnerable rural people in developing countries. A forthcoming webinar by the Global Framework on Water Scarcity in Agriculture (WASAG) group will examine the multiple ...

Global Wetland Outlook: Special Edition 2021

The Global Wetland Outlook: Special Edition 2021 has been launched to mark the Ramsar Convention's 50th anniversary. Drawing on more than 30 major global and regional assessments and other recent scientific findings, the Global Wetland Outlook's (GWO) headlines are that: Wetlands are being lost at a...

International Guidelines on Natural and Nature-Based Features for Flood Risk Management

Source: Engineering With Nature -  The application of natural and nature‑based features (NNBF) has grown steadily over the past 20 years, supported by calls for innovation in flood risk management (FRM) and nature‑based solutions from many different perspectives and organizations. Technica...

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