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Reflection on turning point of a Myanmar Young Water Professional (Fourth Batch)

"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 ...
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Portfolio B - Storytelling Assignments of Communication Training

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...
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Portfolio A - Storytelling Assignments of Communication Training

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 ...
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What it’s like to be a Marketing Intern at The Water Agency (TWA) / Myanmar Water Portal (MWP) in Myanmar

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 int...
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One of the Myanmar Maritime Experts at PIANC 7th Biennial Technical Visit

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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Environmental Planning and Implementation - Interview with a Myanmar Delegate

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...
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'Storytelling in the Myanmar Water Sector' - Communication Training hosted at MMU

On July 17, 2019, 19 Undergraduate students from the River & Coastal Studies of Myanmar Maritime University joined The Water Agency' Communication Training. Hosted by our Myanmar Water Portal Manager Kyaw Nyunt Linn, the training provided tips and tricks for using new communication tools - dedic...
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Myanmar’s Batch 4 Young Water Professionals graduate and program impacts are assessed

​Source: Australian Water Partnership The Myanmar National Water Resources Committee Young Water Professionals (YWPs) Batch 4 graduated on 30 May at a ceremony held at the Yangon Technical University in Myanmar. The Australian Water Partnership's (AWP) Myanmar Coordinator, Mr Rory Hunter, attended a...
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River Flood Analysis and Modelling - Interview with Myanmar Delegates

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...
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Unique opportunity to explore Dutch water innovation projects in October/November

Source: The Water Agency  From October 28th until November 8th 2019, JOIN US ON A UNIQUE 2-WEEK STUDY TOUR OF THE NETHERLANDS. In this immersion of Dutch water innovation, build your leadership skills on solutions for climate change impacts, see the ingredients for collaborative effort and go h...
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The Amarapura Project - Improving Water Service in Mandalay City

We did an interview with Thibaut Le Loc'h, the coordinator of the Water, Sanitation and Solid Waste Management program in Myanmar from GRET, a France-based INGO, where we learnt more about his efforts and thoughts on improving water service in Mandalay City through the Amarapura Water and Sanitation...
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The Marvelous Experience of a Myanmar Young Water Professional at the OzWater’19

The Marvelous Experience of a Myanmar Young Water Professional at the OzWater’19

Written by Pyae Phyo Kyaw It was around mid-march when I saw a post on the Myanmar Water Portal website that scholarships were available for international young water professionals from the Indo-Pacific region to attend Ozwater'19 this May. Ozwater is Australia's international water conference and e...
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Young Expert Program’s Interview Series: May Thet Kyaw

" We (MDF) is focuing on the abilities of people. Working in MDF is the same as functioning in the YEP program " by Author Are you familiar with the Young Expert Program (YEP) in Myanmar? In Myanmar, there are currently active international and local young players called YEPpers, who are dedicated t...
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Capacity building of urban service providers in Myanmar

​Start Date  ​ ​End Date Budget​ ​ Funding​ ​01/09/2017 ​ ​30/09/2020 ​ ​615000 € ​ ​ Rosamur project is implemented within the framework of a capacity building program initiated end of 2015 , and aiming to improve the quality of environmental services in Myanmar cities through the establishmen...
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Capacity Building of Urban Services' Managers in Myanmar

​Major Cities of Myanmar face great challenges to deliver high quality basic services to their citizens while urbanization is at an early but growing stage. While this urbanization process is closely linked to economic development, its effects on health can be contradictory. The urbanization of Myan...
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