WWF-Myanmar study aims for sustainable use of Ayeyarwady

Source: mmtimes, 24th October 2017 WWF-MYANMAR is undertaking research on the sustainable use of Ayeyarwady River that could maximize its benefits for the country's economy and people living along the coastal areas. Link:  https://www.mmtimes.com/news/wwf-myanmar-study-aims-sustainable-use-ayey...
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Sustainability is Good Business: Maintaining Basin Health and Developing Hydropower in Myanmar

This presentation by U Tun Win (Head of Water and Sanitation Department, MCDC) shares resourceful information about proposed water supply master plan and existing wastewater management system in Mandalay Industrial Hub.   Download PDF File Here

Setting the Scene for eflows within Myanmar (Stage 0 Planning)

This presentation shares field trip activities and trainings of Young Water Professionals (1 st and 2 nd Batch) and Junior Researchers from Hydro-Informatics Centre, displaying documentary photos.   Download PDF File Here

The Value of the Ayeyarwady River: Update on WWF ‘River in the Economy’ Project.

This presentation by U Aung Myo Khaing (Deputy Director, DWIR) gives a clear explanation about why IWRM is important for Myanmar. He shares an overview about DWIR activities for IWRM and a brief description of AIRBM Project.     Download PDF File Here

Weather bureau warns depression may cause possible landslides, flash floods

  This paper by Sushmita Mandal talks about Global Urbanization and provides an introduction about the International Water Assoication (IWA). It points out that water is the heart of sustainable development and future water wise cities through integrated urban planning.   Download PDF File...
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Capacity Building & Innovation in IWRM

This presentation by Delft University of Technology in Myanmar show that what they do in Myanmar. Academic Research for PhD, MSc and BSc, Trainings for Professionals, Capacity Building and Water innovations with inspirable themes can be read.     Download PDF File Here

Water & Maritime Myanmar

This presentation by the embassy of the kingdom of the Netherlands indicate new directions about Myanmar to 2030 from the point of view of political landscape, economic landscape and environmental landscape. The detail facts that provided by Ministry of Planning and Finance about joint country portf...
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Star High Asia Pacific granted dredging rights in Yangon River

This presentation by U Aung Myo Khaing (DWIR) indicate about advantage of inland navigation. In addition, some illustrations of disasters in navigation are also indicated. In the case of Myanmar, transportation of dangerous cargo on the river systems is a risky business and unsafe. The objective of ...
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Flood hazard and Disaster Risk Assessment for Bago River Basin

This report by Dr. Aung Than Oo, Ms. Khin Si Si Hlaing and Ms. Shwe Pyi Tan who are working in Hydrology branch of irrigation and water utilization management Department show their basic information of study area, Bago Basin. Past flood events during the months of july and august in every year due t...
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Maritime Industry In Myanmar

This presentation by Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and irrigation about rural water supply and water treatment. It includes the background history of rural water supply and plan and systems of rural water supply in Myanmar. Current situation on rural water supply can be seen chronologically. In...
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Registration Guideline Myanmar- Netherlands Water Challenge 2018

This presentation by Dr. Zaw Lwin Tun (Representative of Myanmar Water Partnership) presents the key feature of Deltas in a changing climate, a brief chronology of learning Deltas, Learning Deltas about how to do it and with whom to partner. There are potential target Deltaic Areas in Asia which inc...
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Myanmar from Space, a different perspective

​ This presentation by Peter Kerssens (IADS Project Leader) shares an overview of Integrated Ayeyarwady Delta Strategy (IADS) project which is a part of MoU on IWRM Cooperation between the government of Myanmar and Netherlands. He shares insights about how the project is developed step by step toget...
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Improving Water Management and Irrigation Development in Myanmar for Food Securiy

In this presentation, U Khin Latt shares about water potential of Myanmar and laws and legislation for urban and irrigation water supply, emphasizing on irrigation works and irrigation water distribution management in Myanmar.   Download PDF File Here

Child Dies in Shan State Flooding

​This report by Asian Development Bank includes an overview of the current assessment and strategic investment priorities for the urban development and water sector in Myanmar. It highlights sector performance, priority development constraints, plans and strategies, past Asian Development Bank (ADB)...
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Water Quality Assessment – Inya and Kandawgyi

Dr. Cho Cho Thin Kyi and Water Resources Engineering master students of YTU share about water quality assessment they conducted in Inya and Kandawgyi lakes. The water quality parameters they analysed and results of the assessment are shared.   Download PDF File Here

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