Principles for Environmental Flows in Myanmar

The economic value of six key ecosystem services in the Ayeyarwady Basin - agriculture, transport, fisheries, water supply, biodiversity and ecotourism - is estimated in the range of USD 2.5 to USD 6.9 billion per annum (between 3-9% of total GDP for 2016). In building this assessment with colleague...
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WWF 2016 Annual Report

This report is fromm WWF Myanmar that developed sustainably, conserving its vast forests and diverse wildlife for generations to come. It includes  the impact on Myanmar's priority species – tigers, Asian elephants and  Irrawaddy dolphins – and our priority landscapes, the mounta...
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Hydrological data audit and capacity building in data management, Myanmar

Source: ICEM, The Salween and Ayeyarwady are Myanmar's largest rivers and provide a home and livelihood to millions of people. As the country develops, the relationship between the rivers' stakeholders and the underlying biophysical systems changes. New stakeholders are emerging ...
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Monitoring of River Health of Ayeyarwady River in Myanmar

This presentation was presented by Nyein Thandar Ko from TUDelft in Water Quality workshop organized by NIVA. It includes bio monitoring as a tool river health monitoring and environmental impact assessment in monitoring of Ayeyarwady River's health.    Download PDF File Here

Swedish hydropower and the EU Water Framework Directive

This project report provides non-Swedish readers with an overview of Sweden's attempts to reform the governance of its hydropower sector: the processes, the guidelines and recommendations. It also looks at some of the controversies and unresolved questions that have emerged, particularly around how ...
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Water Supply Governance In YCDC

​It was presented by U Myo Thein, Deputy Head(Director) of Department, Engineering Department. Pointed out that Challenges and current issues of YCDC water supply and to meet Sustainable Development Goal SDG 6.1, by 2030, universal and equitable access to safe and affordable drinking water for all c...
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Sustainable Water Governance in Myanmar

It was presented by Thi Thi Khaing, Deputy Director, Department of Urban and Housing Development, MoC, Khin Aung Thein, WASH officer and Dr. Khin Latt, professor from the department of Civil Department of West Yangon Technological University. It is about Urban Development Planning in Myanmar. Furthe...
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Governance and Institution for Water Supply

Dr. Satoshi TAKIZAWA from The University of Tokyo presented in 3rd Asia Pacific Water Summit in 2017. It was shown that one of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), SDG 6: Ensure access to water and sanitation for all is articulated. Furthermore, the explanation about urban water crisis and wate...
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Yangon Declaration: The Pathway Forward

The 3 rd Asia-Pacific Water Summit (APWS) was convened in Yangon on 11-12 December 2017, with the aim of promoting cooperation and partnership, as well as sharing knowledge and experiences to enhance water security in the region towards concrete actions and solutions for sustainable development. ​ A...
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Towards Urban Growth Analytics for Yangon

It is within this context that the IGC Myanmar office has collaborated with LSE Cities on this first step towards developing a more in-depth research programme on urban development in Yangon. It has resulted in the creation of a comparative information base that will provide a strong empirical found...
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Urban Water Supply and Sanitation in Yangon

​This document is presentation from Asian Development Bank Business Opportunities Seminar and it presents about ADB's "Water for All" policy and overview of ADB's investment in water sector describing spotlight projects and business opportunities.   Download PDF File Here

WaterWorX Project Plan - MCDC and Vitens Evides International

This document describes the WaterWorX project plan between the Mandalay City Development Committee (MCDC) and Vitens Evides International, published on 20 November 2017   Download PDF File Here

More rain to be expected: Department of Meteorology and Hydrology (DMH)

This presentation by Ei Khaing Mon (Assistant Engineer, Water & Sanitation Department, YCDC) shares the status of water supply system of Yangon and YCDC's activities to improve the system. She also shares about water supply projects that YCDC is carrying out in cooperation with international org...
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Water Supply Activities of Rural and Urban in Myanmar

​This presentation is presented by Dr. Win Min Oo, WASH, DRD, MoALI at MyanmarWater 2017 . It includes the key highlights of WASH(Water, Sanitation and Hyginene) Sector Situation Analysis and the goal and objectives of Strategy. Dropbox - WS in Rural and Urban in Myanmarx.pdf Enter some description ...
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Rural and Urban Water Supply Management in Myanmar

This presentation is presented by U Khin Maung Yi, National Sanitary Consultant, UNs at the MyanmarWater 2017 . It included that freshwater is important for human lives and problem magnitude of freshwater has been shown. In addition, it has also mentioned about the relation between health hygiene an...
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