08 Nov 2020 - Source: UN News - For farmers in Myanmar, the COVID-19 pandemic is adding to growing unpredictability, in a sector already struggling to cope with the effects of climate change. The UN is working closely with the country's government to help them to adapt and thrive. U Cho, a sixt...
About this Manual This User Manual was developed based on an introductory training on the application of Geospatial Information Systems conducted by the International Water Management Institute (IWMI) for the Department of Agriculture staff stationed in the Ayeyarwady Delta. The training and this Ma...
07 Oct 2020 - Source: Eleven Media Group Co., Ltd. ပခုက္ကူခရိုင်အတွင်း ဧရာဝတီနှင့် ချင်းတွင်းမြစ်ရေမှာ အောက်တိုဘာလဆန်းပိုင်းမှစ၍ ပြန်လည်မြင့်တက်လာခဲ့ပြီး မြစ်ကမ်းဘေးရှိ ကြက်သွန်၊ ငရုတ်၊ မြေပဲနှင့် ခရမ်းစိုက်ခင်းများမှာ ရေနစ်မြုပ်မှုကြောင့် ပျက်စီးမှုများ ဖြစ်ပေါ်နေကြောင်း တောင်သူများထံမှ သိရသည်...
21 SEP 2020 - Source: Myanmar Times Myanmar's monsoon rice crop has shrunk by nearly 810,000 hectares due to a lack of rain and irrigation water, according to the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Irrigation. The ministry said 5.35 million hectares had been planted with monsoon rice this year, ...
09 SEP 2020 - Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar Mandalay Region has targeted to grow over 580,249 acres of monsoon paddy this year. Currently, a total of 413,287 acres of monsoon paddy have been already cultivated this year, according to the figure released by the Mandalay Region Agriculture D...
16 Aug 2020 - Source: Eleven Media Group Co.,Ltd. ■ ရွှေကိုမလို ရေကိုလိုကြသူများ "မိုးစပါး မစိုက်ရတာ သုံးနှစ်ရှိသွားပြီ။ ဒီနှစ်လည်း မိုးခေါင်နေတော့ မိုးစပါးမစိုက်ရဘူး။ မိုးရွာဦးမှာလားလို့ တောင်သူတွေက မျှော်နေကြတာ။ မိုးက ရေရတဲ့အထိ မရွာဘူး။ စိုက်ပျိုးထားတဲ့ သီးနှံအချို့လည်း မိုး မရွာလို့ ပျက်စီးသ...
16 Aug 2020 - Source: Eleven Media Group Co.,Ltd. စိုက်ပျိုးရေး၊ မွေးမြူရေးနှင့် ဆည်မြောင်းဝန်ကြီးဌာန၊ ဆည်မြောင်းနှင့် ရေအသုံးချမှု စီမံခန့်ခွဲရေးဦးစီးဌာနက တည်ဆောက်ထိန်းသိမ်းထားသော ရေလှောင်တမံအများစုတွင် ၂၀၂၀ ပြည့်နှစ် မိုးရာသီအတွင်း စီးဝင်ရေပမာဏမှာ ယခင်နှစ်များ၏ကာလတူ ပမာဏအောက် နည်းပါးလျက်ရှိသည...
Acknowledgements These maps were developed by the International Water Management Institute (IWMI) for the Department of Agriculture (DoA). This process was financed by the European Union through International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD): Africa to Asia - Testing Adaptation in Flood-base...
New approach to discharge groundwater in Myanmar with climate change   Writer: Myint Thein [National Literary Award Writer (Apply Science)]1. Global climate changes started since last three decades. Seasonally weather forecasting is changing. It is quite different year by year. Heavy rain in a ...
On 26th of June, 2020, Myanmar Water Portal has initiated Let's Talk About Water – Talk show Episode 1 with guest speakers, Dr. Petra Schmitter and Sanjiv de Silva from International Water Management Institute (IWMI) – Myanmar. Hosted by Kyaw Nyunt Linn, a communication manager of The Water Agency, ...
29 JUN 2020 - Source: Global New Light of Myanmar - Sagaing Region Minister for Agriculture, Livestock and Irrigation U Kham Zar Mone said they are implementing a 4-year plan to reclaim terrace farms on 293 acres in Naga Self-Administered Zone, from 2019-2020 to 2022-2023 financial year, using ...
29 JUN 2020 - Source: Myanmar Times - Myanmar has approved a K92 billion COVID-19 relief plan for the domestic food production industry, U Hla Kyaw, Deputy Minister for Agriculture, Livestock and Irrigation, said on June 26. The approved funding will enable the ministry to support people in the...
28 JUN 2020 - Source: Global New Light of Myanmar - With the cultivation mainly done through irrigation system in Kyaukse township in Mandalay region, a total of 56,207 acres of monsoon paddy will be grown in Kyaukse township whereas 41,972 acres of the same will be grown in Singaing township.&...
28 JUN 2020 - Source: Mizzima - The World Bank's Board of Executive Directors have approved a $200 million credit from the International Development Association (IDA) to increase agricultural productivity and diversification and enhance market access for Myanmar farmers, with a strong focus on ...
Water distribution becomes more effective and equal in central dry zone to farmers' fields in a result of Pyawt Ywar Pump Irrigation Project. Pyawt Ywar is situated 70 kilometers west of Mandalay in Myinmu Township where Mu River pour into Ayeyarwaddy River. Farmer empowerment and greater involvemen...

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