On 13th of December 2019, the symposium that finalized the training that was part of the Orange Knowledge Tailor-Made Training (TMT) Program was organized at Yangon Technological University. Funded by NUFFIC, the Dutch organization for internationalization in education, this symposium showed the dev...
The University of Yangon (UY), the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (VU) and the Water Agency (TWA) have recently received a grant for a new project to support water education in Myanmar. The project is part of the Orange Knowledge Programme of Nuffic which is funded by the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Aff...
There are four mandates related to river management: first is to utilize the rivers waters for domestic use and agriculture year-round, secondly to cooperate with other organizations in demarcation of dangerous water levels, thirdly to protect against river bank erosion and flooding and last but not...
IHE Delft Institute for Water Education is the largest international graduate water facility in the world and is based in Delft, the Netherlands. The institute offers MSc and PhD Programmes as well as a wide range of short courses. These intensive and highly specialized short courses are effective f...
Erasmus Mundus deadlines: 15 January/15 February 2020​ An Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degree is a prestigious, integrated, international study programme, jointly delivered by an international consortium of higher education institutions. IHE Delft is involved in three different Erasmus Mundus Joint M...
From 4 To 15 November, a training was organized at Yangon Technological University by Dutch companies HKV and FutureWater on the use of satellite-derived data for water management in Myanmar. The 8-day training was organized under the framework of the Orange Knowledge Tailor-Made Training (TMT) Prog...
Next year, between the 11th of May and the 15th of May, IWRA will be organising the XVII World Water Congress, in Daegu, South Korea. This Congress is the largest event linking water researchers and policy practitioners in the world. In its XVIIth edition since 1973, the congress will focus on a key...
22 Oct 19 - Source: Mizzima - The Hackathon 2019 technical contest jointly organized by Ooredoo Myanmar and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Myanmar awarded six prizes for education, environment and rural development. The Hackathon contest contributes to education, environment and rural d...
This system monitors the seasonal river course changes of Ayeyarwady River in Myanmar using remote sensing images. The monitoring system enables large geographical coverage of more than 2000 km river length for monitoring seasonal erosion and deposition induced by high monsoonal flows.​Application P...
23 Aug 19 - Source: Myanmar Times - Forty-four candidates from Myanmar have been awarded scholarships for master's courses by the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), an official from the agency announced on Wednesday. Of the candidates, 33 are from government ministries, four from the Uni...
"The youth of today are the leaders of tomorrow" ̶ Nelson Mendela. I grew up with the mindset of which person do I like to become tomorrow. But these capacity building programs changed my outlook and contribution to be good enough to impact society. What I have learnt here is "Young people are not o...
These are the assignments of communication training at Myanmar Maritime University. The lectures were delivered to undergraduate students who are attending the specialization course of River & Coastal Engineering. The training is focused on writing and storytelling to improve communication in th...
These are the assignments of communication training at Myanmar Maritime University. The lectures were delivered to undergraduate students who are attending the specialization course of River & Coastal Engineering. The training is focused on writing and storytelling to improve communication ...
We sat down for an interview with Katrina Lee to learn more about her experience of working here at The Water Agency (TWA) / Myanmar Water Portal (MWP) in Yangon, Myanmar as her stint is coming to an end soon.Could you share with us more about yourself?Hi, my name is Katrina Lee and I am going into ...
The Permanent International Association of Navigation Congresses (PIANC) is an international professional organization to provide expert guidance and technical advice on technical, economic and environmental issues relating to waterborne transport infrastructures such as canals, rivers as well as po...

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