picture

Coping with flood disasters: new lessons from COVID-19?

Coping with flood disasters: new lessons from COVID-19?Kyaw Zin Htoon1, Soe Su Su San2, M. Shah Alam Khan3, Mohanasundar Radhakrishnan4 and Chris Zevenbergen4 1Medical doctor Yangon, Myanmar2Myanmar Medical Association, Myanmar3Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, Bangladesh4IHE Delf...

Myanmar Action Plan on Disaster Risk Reduction, 2017

 Presented by Daw Myat Moe Thwe, Director of Ministry of Social Welfare, Relief and Resettlement on World Water Day 2018 in Nay Pyi Taw. It includes that  ​MPADRR 2017 plan and structureArticulately description about pillars of MAPDRR. Priority Projects for Water Related Disasters &nb...

Preparedness Activities for Water-related Disasters

This presentation is presented by Daw Phyu Lai Lai Tun, Director, Department of Disaster Management Ministry of Social Welfare, Relief and Resettlement on World Water Day 2018 in Nay Pyi Taw. It includes  ​recent water-related Disasters in Myanmar, Preparedness activities for water-related...

Flood Early Warning System

This presentation is presented by  Win Maw, Assistant Director of Department of Meteorology and Hydrology  on World Water Day 2018 in Nay Pyi Taw. It includes ​Role and Responsibility of DMHFlood Monitoring and Forecasting System FloodFlood Forecasting MethodsFuture Plan for Requireme...

Resilient Urban Delta Development

U Than Soe, Director of the Department of Disaster ManagementMinistry of Social Welfares Ayeyarwady Region Presented the Actions and PlansWater related Disaster and ChallengesSuggestions at the Resilient Urban Delta Seminar, organized by the Embassy of the Kingdom of Netherlands, National Water Reso...

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...

Providing you the latest news, insights, opportunities and events from the Myanmar water sector.

Myanmar Water Journal