River Conservation Activities in Myanmar

 This presentation is presented by U Sein Lwin, Deputy Director, Directorate of Water Resources and Improvement of River Systems (DWIR) , Ministry of Transport and Communication (MOTC) on World Water Day 2018 in Nay Pyi Taw. It includes  ​Needs for improvement of River Channels. Bank ...
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Urban Delta Seminar Executive Summary Integrated Ayeyarwady Delta Strategy(IADS)- Phase A Final Draft

This final draft report of IADS phase A was shared during urban delta seminar on 14 February 2018. English version and Burmese version are included.     Download PDF File Here
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Urban Delta Seminar Presentations - 14 February 2018, Yangon.

The Seminar on Resilient Urban Delta Development was jointly Organized by National Water Resources Committee, Yangon Regional Government and Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands . The seminar aims to enable the exchange of information and the creation of synergies and cooperation among various ...
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Myanmar Reforestation and Rehabilitation Programme (2017-2026)

This presentation was presented by Ministry of Forestry. It includes  ​ 10 fiscal year plan,      Public awareness  Mangroves Forest   Download PDF File Here

Structuring Decisions for a sustainable future

This presentation was presented by Tom Kompier, Strategic Advisor, Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management, in Urban Delta Seminar. It includes  ​ the explanation of the closure dam, Future Change Calls for: Adaptive Delta Management.  The case of Vietnam Recommendations for a...
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Urban Water Supply and Sanitation in Yangon

This presentation was presented by Myo Thein, Deputy Head(Director) of Department Engineering Department(Water & Sanitation) Yangon City Development Committee. It includes future p opulation and w ater d emand issues in Yangon, w ater s upply i mprovement p lan, s ewerage z oning plan and propos...
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Enhancing Water Security in the Urbanizing Ayeyarwady Delta Region

At the Seminar on Resilient Urban Delta Development, organized by the Embassy of the Kingdom of Netherlands, National Water Resources Committee and Yangon Regional Government, Dr. Zaw Lwin Tun  Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Irrigation (MoALI) Irrigation and Water Utilization Management...
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Towards a Knowledge Agenda

This presentation was presented by  Tom Kompier, Strategic Advisor, Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management, in Urban Delta Seminar. It shows Monitoring strategy and shared knowledge base.   Download PDF File Here

Resilient Urban Delta Development

U Than Soe, Director of the Department of Disaster Management Ministry of Social Welfares Ayeyarwady Region Presented the Actions and Plans Water related Disaster and Challenges Suggestions at the Resilient Urban Delta Seminar, organized by the Embassy of the Kingdom of Netherlands, National Water R...
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Delta Macro: Rivers and Estuaries

Delta Macro: Rivers and Estuaries By Willem Mak, Department International Development Netherlands Enterprise Agency Government of the Netherlands The presentation was presented at  Urban Delta Seminar, organized by Embassy of the Kingdoms of Netherlands, National Water Resources Committee and Y...
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Setting the Knowledge Agenda for Water Security in the Urbanizing Ayeyarwady Delta

U Aung Myo Khaing, Director of Directorate of Water Resources and Improvement of River Systems(DWIR) presented the "Setting the Knowledge Agenda for Water Security in the Urbanizing Ayeyarwady Delta" on the Urban Delta Seminar (14 February 2018), organized by Embassy of the Kingdoms of Netherlands, ...
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Myanmar Disaster Risk Management Project Concept Summary

The summary of "Myanmar Disaster Risk Management Project Concept" was presented at the Urban Delta Seminar which was organized by Embassy of the Kingdoms of Netherlands, National Water Resources Committee and Yangon Regional Government on 14 February 2018 by Michael Bonte Grapentin, Senior Disaster ...
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Conserving wetlands in Myanmar: Gulf of Mottama is Myanmar’s fourth Ramsar site.

​Myanmar is home to an extraordinary diversity of wetlands, which include mountainous wetlands; large freshwater marshes and lakes; and coastal mangroves, mudflats and coral reefs. These ecosystems support fisheries, provide clean water, store carbon and protect local people from the impacts of floo...
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Hydrological data audit and capacity building in data management, Myanmar

This is the report by Alluvium and The Australian Water Partnership (AWP) who supported Hydrological data audit and capacity building in data management and it is leading on the data collation, review and quality assurance components.    Download PDF File Here
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Principles for Environmental Flows in Myanmar

The economic value of six key ecosystem services in the Ayeyarwady Basin - agriculture, transport, fisheries, water supply, biodiversity and ecotourism - is estimated in the range of USD 2.5 to USD 6.9 billion per annum (between 3-9% of total GDP for 2016). In building this assessment with colleague...
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