​21 Aug 18 - Myanmar is ranked 2nd on the list of countries with the highest amount of dangers caused by water, said Dr Khin Ni Ni Thein, Secretary of the National-level Water Resources Committee Advisory Board.Writer: May Thin KyiDue to heavy rains, rivers and creeks are flooded with rain wate...
3 Sep 18 - Myanmar State Counsellor Office (Official Facebook Page) -  State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi has urged the university's authorities to promote the law and water studies at the university in the conclusion of the meeting on renovation, upgrading Yangon University.&...
On 4 September 2018, the Netherlands Water Partnership organized a meeting with the Dutch Water Sector in The Hague (the Netherlands) on the recent development of the sector in Myanmar in the framework of the program Partners for Water. The meeting attracted the participation of more than 30 or...
​Myanmar Water Journal - September 2018Welcome to the September edition of the Myanmar Water Journal. Providing you the latest news, insights, opportunities and events from the Myanmar water sector. Spotlights for NewsFlooding News in Myanmar, Chindwin River Scenario, Wastewater Story...
​The Myanmar Water Portal is the gateway to the Myanmar Water Sector.For more information: http://www.myanmarwaterportal.com/Job Duties Develops engaging, creative, innovative content for regularly scheduled posts, which enlighten audiences and promote brand-focused messages Work together with conte...
Myanmar Water Journal - August 2018Welcome to the July edition of the Myanmar Water Journal. Providing you the latest news, insights, opportunities and events from the Myanmar water sector. Spotlights for NewsFlooding News in Myanmar, Free Flowing River and Water Stewardship meeting organized b...
​2 August 18 - At least 12 killed and up to 148,386 people are currently taking refuge in 327 temporary camps across the country.At least 12 people have been killed and tens of thousands displaced in Myanmar after monsoon rains caused flooding across the country, officials said."Among the 12 pe...
This is the summary of the students group on Myanmar - Netherlands Water Challenge 2018 on 1 August.General InformationOne of the activities of YCDC is to develop the adequate water supply for Yangon urban region. They can provide water supply for domestic use but the water quality isn't up to drink...
This is the summary of the students group on Myanmar - Netherlands Water Challenge 2018 on 1 August.1. Doh EainDoh Eain is a non-profit organization working for urban cities with volunteers and professionals from different countries. This organization mainly implement in Yangon city, the most crowde...
​ This is the summary of the students group on Myanmar - Netherlands Water Challenge 2018 on 1 August.​Today,we go to the Yangon Heritage Trust for our sections of Myanmar-Netherlands Water Challenge 2018.We meet the director and program officer of YHT and interview with them on our main topic "Wate...
​This is the summary of the students group on Myanmar - Netherlands Water Challenge 2018 on 1 August. ​Today, we visited Kandawgyi Lake and observed the flood control system and the challenges within. The project leader of the water control system, U Aye Ko, explained about the controls and maneuver...
 This is the summary of the students group on Myanmar - Netherlands Water Challenge 2018 on 1 August.​We have visited DWIR for the group assignment of student engagement day. We have discussed about their organization, how they are working and what they are challenging in their field. We have f...
​27 July 18 - Coastal mangroves are among the most threatened ecosystems on earth. Current estimates indicate that up to 67 per cent of mangroves have been lost to date, and nearly all unprotected mangroves could perish over the next 100 years.On this day of International Day for the Conservati...
Myanmar-Netherlands Water Challenge 2018 was announced in January 18, 2018. It is an inspiring program focusing on future water leadership- Young Professionals. It is important for young people to understand the importance of water in the future of Myanmar. From this challenge, students are able to ...
​24 July 18 - Half of the municipal water supply in Mandalay – Myanmar's second city – leaks out. In 2014, more than 30% of Mandalay state's population were part of urban households. With this number only set to rise, water management needs to be improved to cater to the surging demand.The city...

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