Urban Sanitation & Public Health
During MyanmarWater 2018, the talk of U Khin Maung Yi centred on his personal experiences and career. U Khin Maung Yi is Vice Chairman of WATSAN TD, and member of the Myanmar Engineering Society (MES). He was educated in Myanmar and the Netherlands, and shared pictures and insights from the projects he was part of in the Netherlands, Germany and the US. U Khin Maung Yi illustrated that waste water treatment is becoming more and more important, as a result of urbanization and as necessity for environmental mitigation.
U Khin Maung Yi also highlighted on water borne diseases and illustrated that measures need to be taken to cut transmission off and decrease the rates of diseases.