Satellite-based remote sensing: Advanced hands-on training

For WhomThe training is aimed at participants from a variety of backgrounds, including policy makers, researchers and the private sector. It is foreseen that an improved awareness of the opportunities offered by remote sensing data and an enhanced skillset of processing and analyzing these data will...
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Groundwater as a Source of Drinking Water in Southeast Asia and the Pacific

The paper establishes a baseline of how many people across case study countries rely on groundwater for drinking water (79%) and explores resource management issues relevant to WASH professionals. The information was used in an analysis of proportions of people using groundwater as their primary sou...
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Groundwater Myanmar (some)

U Myint Thein presents (some) Groundwater in Myanmar. He explains the nature of groundwater and its existence. Additionally, He shows - (1) Major aquifer units including Monywa Sub-basin and Pale Sub-basin in Central Myanmar.(2) Utilization of Groundwater (Nation-Wide).(3) Groundwater Prob...
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Application of Capacitive Deionization (CDI) Technology for Treating the Brackish Ground Water in Dala

​Introduction The desalination of brackish water is a necessary process due to seawater intrusion and the scarcity of potable water inDala township in the Yangon region of Myanmar. The application of capacitive deionization (CDI) was proposed anddemonstrated for the desalination of ground water...
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World Water Day Article Collection - International Water Association (IWA)

To support UN Water's goal to spread awareness of the global water crisis and the knowledge to combat it, IWA Publishing are sharing a collection of 20 relevant papers below. Even better, the entire collection has been made FREE until the end of March! Discover essential research on access to water ...
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Exciting Week with Professor Tiedo Vellinga from TU Delft in Yangon

Start the Week at Myanmar Maritime University  Prof Tiedo Vellinga was in Myanmar for a week of 25th to 28th February. He started the week at Myanmar Maritime University to support the capacity building and improvement of curricula of Port and Harbour Engineering Department. He has done the lec...
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Star High Asia Pacific granted dredging rights in Yangon River

Daw Nway Nway Khaing from Yangon Technical University, presented on "Nutrient removal of Municipal waste water of Yangon City" during MyanmarWater 2018. Daw Nway Nway Khaing talked about the increase in waste water in Yangon this decade, increasing the importance of finding sufficient ways to d...
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Secrets of Inya Lake

Shelly Win, Win Win Zin, Akiyuki Kawasaki, Zin Mar Lar Tin SanDepartment of Civil Engineering, Yangon Technological University, Yangon, Myanmar.Department of Civil Engineering, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan. AbstractThis paper derives flood damage function models based on the relationsh...
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Urban Water Logistics for a Greater Yangon Program (UWLY) Water Roadmap 2018-2021 Workshop

 Dr. John Conallin from IHE Delft and Charles Sturt University explained about what is environmental flows and what are important elements in implementing e-flows framework at Symposium - The Science and Policy of Environmental Flows in Myanmar organized by WWF Myanmar on 15th of August at...
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Water purification plant to be built near Letpadaungtaung copper project

Dr. Win Win Zin from YTU presented about status of e-flows research in Myanmar at Symposium - The Science and Policy of Environmental Flows in Myanmar organized by WWF Myanmar on 15th of August at Inya lake hotel.   Download PDF File Here

Myanmar Water Journal - October 2019

Su Su Hlaing from YTU presented about research on assessment of environmental flow by hydrological approach in Myitnge river basin at Symposium - The Science and Policy of Environmental Flows in Myanmar organized by WWF Myanmar on 15th of August at Inya lake hotel.   Download PDF File Here

မြန်မာ့ရာဇဝင်ကို ပြောပြမယ့် ဧရာဝတီမြစ်ဝ အနည်များ လေ့လာရေး အပိုင်း ၁

 Daw Cho Cho Thin Kyi from YTU presented the research on environmental flow assessment of lower Paung Laung hydro power project at Symposium - The Science and Policy of Environmental Flows in Myanmar organized by WWF on 15th of August at Inya lake hotel.   Download PDF File Here

Sanitation Assessment - Report (ROSAMUR Project)

The research project aims at understanding the socio-economic development potentials, using empirical quanititative and qualitative data collection, field observation and expert interviews. It contributes to an interesting place-based regional approach to the usual general development approaches.​Pr...
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Govt asks Norwegian vessel to continue marine research

Hidde Kats - S1358928 Bachelor Thesis Civil Engineering University of Twente 24 June 2016 Supervised by ​Juliette Cortes Arevalo, University of Twente Martine Rutten, Delft University of Technology Alwin Commandeur, Delft University of Technolog...
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Campus Tour of Myanmar - Netherlands Water Challenge in Yangon Technological University (YTU) Day 2

​20 June 18 - Myanmar - Netherlands Water Challenge 2018 Campus Tour Day 2 has been started in Yangon Technological University (YTU). Around 25 students from Yangon Technological University (YTU) and from University of Information Technology (UIT) participated in this campus...
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