မိုးသည်းထန်စွာ ရွာသွန်းမှုကြောင့် မန္တလေး - လားရှိုး လမ်းမကြီးပေါ်ရှိ ဂုတ်တွင်းလမ်းတွင် တောင်ကျရေများ စီးဆင်းလာပြီး ယာဉ်များသတိထား မောင်းနှင်သွားလာနေရ

16 June 2020 - Source: Eleven Media Group Co.,Ltd. တရုတ်နိုင်ငံနှင့် အဓိက ကုန်သွယ်မှုလမ်းမကြီးတစ်ခုဖြစ်သည့် မန္တလေး - လားရှိုး ပြည်ထောင်စု ကားလမ်းမကြီးပေါ်တွင် မောင်းနှင်နေကြသည့် ကုန်တင်ယာဉ်နှင့် အခြားခရီးသည်တင် ယာဉ်ကြီး ယာဉ်ငယ်များသည် မိုးရွာသွန်းမှုများကြောင့် စီးဆင်းလာသည့် တောင်ကျရေများကြောင့် သတ...

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...

Yangon presented with a flood hazard model

07 June 2020 - Source: Mizzima A consortium of partners led by Royal Haskoning DHV from the Netherlands and that includes HKV consultants, Joy Brothers Engineering and Water Bridge Myanmar, presented a Flood Hazard Model (FHM) to representatives of YCDC last week, according to Thura Swiss. Funded by...

Yangon floods, and litter bugs

05 June 2020 - Source: Myanmar Times This year's monsoon has already reached across half of Myanmar, with last month's Cyclone Amphan also dumping hundreds of millimeters of rain across Eastern India and Bangladesh. Though the rainy days have been far and few between, the city is already witnessing ...

Final Presentation of Flood Model for Yangon has been presented to Yangon City Development Committee

Flood hazard and flood risk model for Yangon has been completed in October 2019 to assist Yangon City Development Committee (YCDC) to prepare measures to make Yangon more resilient into Climate Adaptation. Funded by the Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO), a 7-month project of consortium partners le...

Why North Indian Ocean hotbed of cyclones

25 MAY 2020 - Source: the pioneer - According to NASA, the tropical cyclones are the most violent weather incidents on the earth. Each year, in the Northern Indian Ocean, half a dozen cyclones develop and sustain to hit the coastal boundaries of Myanmar, Bangladesh, India and Sri Lanka. The Bay...

နာဂစ် ၁၂ နှစ်ပြည့်နှင့် ကျပ်တည်းနေကြသောဘဝများ

3 May 2020 - Source: Eleven Media Group Co.Ltd. မြန်မာနိုင်ငံ သမိုင်းတစ်လျှောက် ကြုံတွေ့ခဲ့ရသည့် သဘာဝဘေးအန္တ ရာယ်များအနက် အဆိုးရွားဆုံးဖြစ်ခဲ့ပြီး ကမ္ဘာ့သမိုင်းတွင် အပျက်အစီး ဆုံးရှုံးမှုအများဆုံး သဘာဝဘေးအဖြစ် နံပါတ်(၈) အဆင့်ရှိခဲ့တဲ့ နာဂစ်မုန်တိုင်းကြီးဟာ မြန်မာနိုင်ငံကို ၂၀၀၈ ခုနှစ် မေ ၂ ရက်နေ့ ညန...

Impact of land-use for urbanization on Groundwater YANGON

​06 April 2020 - U Myint Thein presents the impact of land use on the Groundwater in Yangon Region. He pointed out that management on groundwater should be properly taken out.according to the existing data and reports.He explains about Population growth and land area development of Yangon The r...

MoTC presents contingency plan for marine pollution to national disaster management committee

​19 MAR 2020 - Source:  Global New Light of Myanmar -  The Ministry of Transport and Communications submitted its National Contingency Plan for Marine Pollution to seek the approval of National Disaster Management Committee yesterday.Vice President U Henry Van Thio, in his capacity as...

Myanmar at risk from extreme climate

18 March 2020 - Source: THE ASEAN POST -According to the Global Climate Risk Index 2020, Myanmar has had the highest weather-related losses in the past two decades, alongside Puerto Rico and Haiti. It is said that Myanmar is also one of the most vulnerable countries at risk of the climate crisis. Th...

Mandalay develops app to ease summer water shortage

​08 March 20 - Source: Myanmar Times - Mandalay Region has developed a mobile phone application to facilitate the delivery of water to communities with shortages during the summer, the region's Department of Rural Development said. The app can help the government ration water to the 51 villages in 1...

State Counsellor receives delegation from IUCN Regional Hub for Asia-Oceania

05 March 20 - Source: Global New Light Of Myanmar - Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, State Counsellor of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, received the delegation led by Ms Aban Marker Kabraji, Regional Director of Asia and Director of IUCN Regional Hub for Asia- Oceania at 10 am on 4 March 2020 at the Min...

ရာသီဥတုနှင့်ဆက်နွယ်သည့် လုံခြုံရေးစိန်ခေါ်မှုများကို ကိုင်တွယ်ဖြေရှင်းရာတွင် ခံနိုင်ရည်တည်ဆောက်ခြင်း

ရာသီဥတုကြောင့်ဖြစ်ပေါ်လာသော ဘေးအန္တရာယ်များသည် ငြိမ်းချမ်းရေးနှင့်လုံခြုံရေးအပေါ် မည်သို့သက်ရောက်မှုရှိသနည်း။ ရာသီဥတုနှင့်သက်ဆိုင်သော လုံခြုံရေးအန္တရာယ်များကို လျော့ပါးစေရန်အတွက် ထည့်သွင်းစဉ်းစားရမည့် အရေးကြီးသော အချက်များကားအဘယ်နည်း။ စတော့ဟုမ်းရာသီဥတုလုံခြုံရေးဗဟို မှစီစဉ်သော ပြပွဲတစ်ခုသည် ဤမေးခွန်...

Research needed to manage summer water shortage in rural areas

29 Feb 20 - Source: Global New Light Of Myanmar - Due to warmer temperatures in the summer, droughts and depleting water supply will likely become more common in Myanmar. The water crisis in rural areas every summer highlights the need for better urban planning and management. Last year, the number ...

Rising sea levels put Myanmar's villages on frontline of climate change

27 Feb 20 - Source: BAGO, Myanmar (Reuters) - Three years ago, the villagers watched as the Sittaung River on Myanmar's southeast coast crept closer to them, swollen by powerful tidal surges from the Gulf of Mottama that eroded its banks. ​ Eventually, the 1,500 residents of Ta Dar U had to accept t...

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