"Water isn't just a subject, it's a human right" Tha Peng Cung, one of the emerging young water professionals from Myanmar, is currently working as a staff officer for the Irrigation and Water Utilization Management Department, Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Irrigation. Ethnically, he belong...
Coping with flood disasters: new lessons from COVID-19?Kyaw Zin Htoon1, Soe Su Su San2, M. Shah Alam Khan3, Mohanasundar Radhakrishnan4 and Chris Zevenbergen4 1Medical doctor Yangon, Myanmar2Myanmar Medical Association, Myanmar3Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, Bangladesh4IHE Delf...
Last February, I have attended the 3-week short course called Managing Water Organizations from February 8 to 27 at IHE-Delft with Orange Knowledge Program (OKP) scholarship funded by NUFFIC. Since the beginning of my time working in the Myanmar Water Sector, IHE-Delft was the first institute that I...
Have you already heard of U Myint Thein, the one who has full of knowledge and experiences in the groundwater sector as well as a writer and also a winner of Myanmar National Literacy Award 2018? This week we arrange an interview section with him and in this article, he shared about his career life ...
Flood hazard and flood risk model for Yangon has been completed in October 2019 to assist Yangon City Development Committee (YCDC) to prepare measures to make Yangon more resilient into Climate Adaptation. Funded by the Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO), a 7-month project of consortium partners le...
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...
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...
ရန်ကုန်တက္ကသိုလ်၌ ပထမဦးဆုံး သဘာဝသိပ္ပံနှင့် လူမှုရေးသိပ္ပံ ပေါင်းစပ်သင်ကြားပေးမည့် ရေဘက်ဆိုင်ရာလေ့လာခြင်း "Water Studies" ဟုခေါ်သော ဘွဲ့ကြိုသင်တန်းတစ်ခု ဖွင့်လှစ်တော့မည့် အကြောင်းကို သင်သိပါသလား။ ဤသို့ဆိုလျှင် ရေဘက်ဆိုင်ရာလေ့လာခြင်း "Water Studies" ဆိုတာဘာလဲ။ မည်သည့်သင်ရိုးတွေပါဝင်မလဲ ဆိုတာအခြေခံရှင...
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...
29 APR 2020 - Source: Linkedin - Part of a master program "Water Resources Engineering and Management", the University of Stuttgart provides opportunities for studying and training abroad. The ERASMUS program organises these opportunities, which not only offers the best possible exchange experi...
"Water Studies" ဘွဲ့ကြိုသင်တန်းအတွက် သင်ရိုးညွှန်းတမ်းကို ရန်ကုန်တက္ကသိုလ်မှ ပါမောက္ခများ၊ဆရာဆရာမများနှင့် သက်ဆိုင်ရာ နယ်ပယ်အသီးသီးမှ နိုင်ငံတကာပညာရှင်များပူးပေါင်း၍ တိုင်ပင်ရေးဆွဲခဲ့သည်။ ဤသင်တန်းမှ ထိရောက်သောသုတေသနများ၊ သင်ကြားနည်းစနစ်များ၊ မူဝါဒဆန်းစစ် အကောင်အထည်ဖော်မှုများနှင့် သက်ဆိုင်ရာမိတ်ဖက်မ...
1 April 2020 - Source: BNI Multimedia Group Sai Wansai — On March 14, International Day of Action for Rivers, 23 countries' indigenous, together with thousands of river stewards, defenders, and allies called for the protection of their rivers and rights to manage them, with hundreds more joined in v...
Curriculum development for Bachelor course in water studies was discussed together with the professors and directors of relevant international partners with Environment and Water Studies (EWS) department of University of Yangon. Their vision is to become a Center of Excellence and a leading scientif...
​19 March 2020 - Source: Frontier Myanmar The Myanmar and Japanese governments are working together to deliver clean, drinkable water to millions of Yangon residents and end groundwater use, but the city's poorest households may miss out on the benefits.  By EAINT THET SU | FRONTIER WITH almost...
​08 March 20 - Source: Myanmar Times - Mandalay Region has developed a mobile phone application to facilitate the delivery of water to communities with shortages during the summer, the region's Department of Rural Development said. The app can help the government ration water to the 51 villages in 1...

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