13 Jan 20 - Source: Myanmar Times - The Yangon government has begun a project aimed at supplying more water to the region's fast growing population by tapping the Toe River, which is one of the eastern most distributaries in the Ayeyarwady Delta. Yangon Chief Minister U Phyo Min Thein said Toe River...
11 Jan 20 - Source: Mizzima - "We live in a part of the world that will be hit incredibly hard by climate change. The disruptions to agriculture and food security will be enormous. People will simply not be able to live as they are, where they are" Thant Myint U, 2018 "Climate Change" and "Migration...
On 13th of December 2019, the symposium that finalized the training that was part of the Orange Knowledge Tailor-Made Training (TMT) Program was organized at Yangon Technological University. Funded by NUFFIC, the Dutch organization for internationalization in education, this symposium showed the dev...
7 Jan 20 - Source: Global New Light Of MyanmarBy Maung Lu AyeMyanmar had abundant water resources, holding 16 per cent of water resources among the ten ASEAN countries and 12 per cent of all Asia. However, with diversity in rainfall, increase in population and population density, the rise of industr...
ရေအရင်းအမြစ်စီမံခန့်ခွဲမှုတွင် ပုံမှန်အစဉ်အလာအရ ဗိသုကာပညာရှင်ကပုံစံဖန်တီးပေးပြီး အင်ဂျင်နီယာကရေကိုဖြည့်စွက်ပေးသည်။ သို့ရာတွင် ဗိသုကာပညာရှင်များသည် အဆောက်အအုံများ၏ရေစနစ်များအား ရေးဆွဲသည့်တာဝန်ကို နည်းပညာရှင်များထံသို့ပေးအပ်ခဲ့ပြီး တစ်ပြိုင်တည်းမှာပင် မြို့နှင့်ခရိုင်အဆင့် ရေဘက်ဆိုင်ရာအခြေခံအဆောက်အအုံ...
06 Jan 20 - Source: Myanmar Times - Conservationists are set to conduct next week a census of migratory birds taking refuge in the country's wetlands to escape the biting winter in their natural habitats. Daw Thiri Dawei Aung, Biodiversity and Nature Conservation Association's (BANCA) managing direc...
For communities living around Kachin State's Indawgyi Lake, small-scale gold mining is a vital source of income, but it is taking a toll on the lake's ecosystem.​By HKUN LI | FRONTIER Photos HKUN LI and NYEIN SU WAI KYAW SOE28 Dec 19 - Source: Frontier Myanmar - INDAWGYI Lake in Kachin State's Mohny...
22 Dec 19 - Source: Global New Light Of Myanmar - Shwe Gas Field has proved the existence of natural gas deposits in the western offshore region of Myanmar. Natural resources are a blessing only for those who deserve it, and hence, it is Shwe Field, the third project in the Myanmar offshore region, ...
Myanmar can't escape from natural hazards, with earthquakes, landslides and floods claiming lives and destroying billions of kyat in property and crops. 20 Dec 19 - Source: Myanmar Times - People here are no strangers to earthquakes, with several destructive tremors shaking the country every year. T...
20 Dec 19 - Source: Myanmar Times - Some 22 Japanese companies are to meet with Myanmar companies to explore possible partnerships in the operation and maintenance of the economic capital's water system. The companies will come to Yangon on a public-private partnership mission this month as part of ...
Myanmar Water Journal - December 2019Welcome to the December 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 ThemesDecember Newsletter will be filled with3 min video - Climate Cha...
The University of Yangon (UY), the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (VU) and the Water Agency (TWA) have recently received a grant for a new project to support water education in Myanmar. The project is part of the Orange Knowledge Programme of Nuffic which is funded by the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Aff...
A consortium of eight companies and organisations has been awarded financial support from the prestigious Partners for Water innovation fund of the Dutch government to undertake a two-year climate adaptation pilot project in the township of Thaketa (Yangon). ​ The multidisciplinary consortium consis...
ဇီဝဓာတု လည်ပတ်မှုများ ပြိုကွဲခြင်း ။ ဤစိန်ခေါ်မှုများကို ကျွန်ုပ်တို့ ကျော်လွှားနိုင်ပါ့မလား။ဇီဝဓာတုလည်ပတ်မှုဆိုသည်မှာ ဂေဟစနစ်အတွင်း ဓာတုပစ္စည်းများနှင့် မော်လီကျူးများ၏ရွေ့လျားမှုဖြင့် ဖွဲ့စည်းထားခြင်း ဖြစ်ပေသည်။ ထိုစက်ဝန်းများတွင် ကမ္ဘာပေါ်ရှိ သက်ရှိများ တည်မြဲရန် မရှိမဖြစ်လိုအပ်သော ကာဗွန် ၊ အောက်...
There are four mandates related to river management: first is to utilize the rivers waters for domestic use and agriculture year-round, secondly to cooperate with other organizations in demarcation of dangerous water levels, thirdly to protect against river bank erosion and flooding and last but not...

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