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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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 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

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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