Star High Asia Pacific granted dredging rights in Yangon River

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

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

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

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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Meikhtila Lake Project:Integrated Study And Practical Try-outs

Integrated Meiktila Lake Area Development: improved watershed management, with Ministry of Agriculture and Irrigation, Ministry of Environmental Conservation and Forestry, Ministry of Livestock, Fisheries and Rural Development, Meiktila Township Municipal Committee amongst others In the Meikhitila r...
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Bagan River Beautification Project

Bagan Multi-Purpose Pilot River Beautification, with Ministry of Agriculture and Irrigation, Ministry of Transport, General Administrative Department, Bagan Township, Private Partners The Bagan river beautification project has resulted in multiple benefits. In the cooperation, between the Netherland...
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Pan-Hlaing-Sluice

Pan Hlaing River Integrated Development

Over the past decades, the Pan Hlaing River has faced decreasing inflow and increasing sedimentation as result of tidal influences. Tides from the Yangon River (downstream) push saline water from the ocean into the river system. The rivers are rich with suspended sediment load. The aim of the Pan Hl...
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Worst flooding in 40 years hits Mon State, hundreds evacuated

Worst flooding in 40 years hits Mon State, hundreds evacuated

Feasibility study Mandalay-Bagan navigability improvement,with ministry of transport/inland water transport, Netherlands Government, World Bank The Ayeyarwaddy is a highly dynamic river: very shallow during the dry season, fast-flowing and deep in the rainy season. Sandbanks constantly shift, making...
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Yangon’s Master Plan: What will Yangon look like in 2030?

Dr. Toe Aung from the Yangon City Development Committee (YCDC) shares strategic development vision of urban development plan of the greater Yangon. He shares an overview of priority programs: Urban Development and Management and Urban Infrastructure Development.   Download PDF File Here

How to keep the lid on flooding

This presentation by Prof. Dr. Khin Ni Ni Thein (secretary NWRC Advisory Group) and Tarek Ketelsen (Myanmar Coordinator, Australia Water Partnership) shares interesting insights about the Ayeyarwady – Murray Darling twinning relationship; a basin-to-basin partnership to support the sustainable manag...
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