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Water and Society

On this water planet, water plays a very important role in society. Humans cannot exist without water since it forms our landscape and is also essential for the production of crops. However, when different users and goals meet, water becomes a source of conflict and inequality. The management of wat...

"Waterfuturism : ရေနှင့်ပတ်သက်ပြီး ရှုထောင့်အမြင်သစ် စတင်ကြရအောင် "

အတိတ်က ဥပစာတွေကို အခြေခံပြီး ပစ္စုပ္ပန်ရှိ ရေအခြေအနေကို တွေးကြည့်ရင် အမြဲတမ်း စိတ်ပျက်စရာ အခြေအနေတစ်ခုဆီကို မလွဲမသွေ ပို့ဆောင်ပေးပါလိမ့်မယ်။ ထို့ကြောင့် ဒီအခြေအနေများကို ပြောင်းလဲဖို့အတွက် ပြောင်းပြန်လှန်သင့်သောအားဖြင့် စီးပွားရေးနှင့် သိပ္ပံပညာရပ်ဆိုင်ရာမှ ကွဲပြားသောကဏ္ဍများသည် အနာဂတ်ပညာဆိုင်ရာ ကိရ...

Course Clips - Water Politics & Governance

Introduction to Water Politics & Governance by Dr. Jampel Dell'Angelo, Associate Professor of Water Governance and Politics in the Department of Environmental Policy Analysis, Institute for Environmental Studies, VU University Amsterdam (2021)  In these clips Dr. Jampel Dell'Angelo will int...

Register for Free - The 4th Global World Operators' Partnerships (WOPs) Congress

Event - 18-29 October 2021 — Online Learning from each other, sharing experiences, and inspiring action is a critical way for water and sanitation operators to improve their services and enrich the lives of the people they serve. A spirit of collaboration and solidarity is at the heart of the Global...

ရေ ကို ဘောဂဗေဒရှုထောင့်ဖြင့် သုံးသပ်ခြင်း_ရေသည် စီးပွားဖြစ် ကုန်စည်တစ်ခုလော

ခြေဆင်း စာရေးသူသည် ရှေ့တွင် "လူ့အခွင့်ရှူ့ထောင့်ဖြင့် ရေရပိုင်ခွင့် သုံးသပ်ခြင်း - ရေရပိုင်ခွင့်သည် လူ့အခွင့်အရေးလော" ဆိုသည့် ဆောင်းပါးတစ်ပုဒ်ကို ရေးတင်ခဲ့ဖူးပြီးဖြစ်ပါသည်။ ထိုသို့ လူ့အခွင့်အရေးရှုထောင့်မှ ဆင်ခြင်သုံးသပ်သည့် စာစုအပေါ်တွင် မေးခွန်းထုတ်စရာကောင်းနေသည်မှာ "ရေသည် စီးပ...

Fight for the Mekong gathers pace

26 November 2020 - Source: Bangkok Post More than 20 years ago, when two Chiang Rai-based environmentalists, Niwat Roikaew and Somkiat Kuenwongsa, learned that the Chinese government were blasting rapids in the upper Mekong River from Yunnan to Myanmar and Laos to clear the way for large commercial ...

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...

Rural Water Supply Activities

 Presented by U Khant Zaw, DG. Dr. Win Min Oo, Department of Rural Development, Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Irrigation Department of Rural Development on World Water Day 2018 in Nay Pyi Taw. It shows  ​Department of Rural Development's Vision and MissionWASH Strategy Develo...

Pilot project set to be role model for dry zone irrigation

​15 Aug 18 - Farmers living in the central dry zone will no longer have to fight for water thanks to a pilot project funded by Livelihoods and Food Security Trust Fund (LIFT), International Water Management Institute (IWMI) and other partners, officials said during a media visit last week. Mya ...

The Environmental Conservation Law - The Pyidaungsu Hluttaw Law No. 9 / 2012

This Law shall be called the Environmental Conservation Law.  The Ministry may, with the approval of the Union Government and the Committee, stipulate the following environmental quality standards:  (a) suitable surface water quality standards in the usage in rivers, streams, canals, sprin...

UN Water Convention and Myanmar

UN Water Convention and Myanmar by Dr. Zin Myo Thu, National Coordinator, IUCN at World Water Day 2018, NayPyiTaw, Myanmar The presentation included about UN Watercourses Convention (UNWC), key elements of UNWC, potential benefits for Myanmar, accession process and capacity building and the next ste...

Current Water Supply System and NRW Management

 Presented by Mr. Zaw Min Htut, Assistant Engineer from Yangon City Development Committee on World Water Day 2018 in Nay Pyi Taw. It Includes that  ​Current Situation of Yangon City Water Supply SystemWater Balance Analysis Future Service Level Targets in Yangon City NRW Reductio...

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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