Measuring coastal erosion with the help of the local population in Myanmar

Authorvan den Berg, Jelle Jacobus (TU Delft Civil Engineering and Geosciences; TU Delft Water Management)ContributorsRutten, Martine (mentor) de Vries, Sierd (mentor)Delft University of TechnologyAbstractCoastal erosion in Myanmar causes the coastline to retreat, which increases the flood risk for t...
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Mandalay to get fish research centre

 Source: mmtimes, 8th November 2017. Myanmar's first freshwater fish farming research centre is currently under construction and it will be transferred to the government in December, said U Hla Win, regional officer of Department of Fisheries of Mandalay Region. The construction is currently be...
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MyanmarWater 2017 Synopsis

On 2017, October 26, 27 and 28, MyanmarWater 2017 carries jointly the industry experts, professionals in water and wastewater industry and the people who matter in the international water industry each year all in under one roof which make it easy for you to meet. The event is a focus for the whole ...
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Vice President U Henry Van Thio delivers a speech at the fourth meeting of the National-level Water Resource Committee in Nay Pyi Taw on 6 November 2017

National-level Water Resource Committee holds 4th meeting

 Water resource projects which would benefit Myanmar should be given priority while working together with international organizations for water management of the country, said Vice President U Henry Van Thio.He made the remarks at the fourth meeting of the National-level Water Resource Committe...
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Interview & Reflections at MyanmarWater 2017

Interviews& ReflectionsMEET WITH STUDENTYe Mann Aung, Student, Trade Training InstituteWhat kind of water sector does Myanmar need to improve?" Water resources are crucial in Myanmar. There is a bond between water resources and natural environment. We need to conserve the environment to sustain ...
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The Voice of the Next Generation of Mekong Water Leaders

As always being enthusiastic to raise the role of young professionals in water sector, The Water Agency has held a session named "The Voice of the Next Generation of Mekong Water Leaders" in 2017 Greater Mekong Forum on Water, Food and Energy held at Inya Lake Hotel, Yangon, Myanmar on 25-27 October...
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AIRBM Master Plan to be completed by 2020

Source: mmtimes, 18th October 2017The final draft for the Ayeyawaddy Integrated River Basin Management (AIRBM) project, one of the major projects under a research and development program by the National Water Resources Committee led by vice-president U Henry Van Thio, has been received. A Master Pla...
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WWF-Myanmar study aims for sustainable use of Ayeyarwady

Source: mmtimes, 24th October 2017WWF-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:
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