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National Environmental Policy of Myanmar

The new National Environmental Policy provides long-term, strategic guidance for achieving a sustainable future for Myanmar. It requires the mainstreaming of environmental protection into planning and…  


President announces national environment and climate change policies to mark World Environment Day 2019

The Government of Myanmar today announced its vision for the country’s environmental protection and climate action, launching two new policies that will guide Myanmar’s environmental management and…  


Myanmar Rural Renewable Energy Development (RURED) Project: DRAFT Environmental and Social Management Framework

This draft Environment and Social Management Framework (ESMF) covers the “Rural Renewable Energy Development (RURED) Project” prepared by the UNDP as the GEF Agency in close collaboration with the…  


ADB, UNDP Renew Agreement to Accelerate Progress towards Sustainable Development

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) signed a 5-year memorandum of understanding (MOU) today to accelerate progress towards sustainable development in Asia…  


UNDP Resident Representative presents credentials to Myanmar Government

The newly-appointed UNDP Resident Representative for Myanmar, Mr. Peter Batchelor presented his credentials to the Union Minister for International Cooperation U Kyaw Tin at the Ministry of Foreign…  


LOST AND FOUND: Climate action enhances water & food security in the Dry Zone of Myanmar

The project is reducing the vulnerability of farmers in the Dry Zone to increasing drought and rainfall variability, as well as enhancing their capacity to plan for and respond to future climate…  


UNDP launches early recovery support to flood-affected communities in Kyaikmaraw Township, Mon State

UNDP Myanmar launched its early recovery support to flood-affected communities in Kyaikmaraw Township in Mon State.  


UN Secretary-General's message on International Day for Disaster Reduction

"Reducing the economic losses from disasters has the power to transform lives and contribute greatly to the eradication of poverty." -- UN Secretary-General António Guterres on Saturday's…  


Ridge to Reef: Integrated Protected Area Land and Seascape Management in Tanintharyi

The Project objective is to secure the long-term protection of Key Biodiversity Areas in Tanintharyi through integrated planning and management at land and seascape scales, with interconnectivity from…  


Plastic Pollution is a Problem for Us All

Plastic pollution is everywhere you look and growing far too quickly. The international crisis has most certainly reached Myanmar.  

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