Water Pumps to Improve Irrigation for Dry Zone Farmers
Apr 3, 2018
Seventy motorized water pumps were distributed to farmers at a ceremony held in Shwebo Township last week. The pumps will help improve access and availability of water for irrigation to close to 3000 people and irrigate more than 2900 acres of land used to grow rice, pulses, sugar cane, eggplant, tomato and onion.
Government Officials Explore Ways to Strengthen Machinery of Government and Policy Development Processes in Myanm
Feb 28, 2018
A professional development programme on Improving the Machinery of Government and Policy Making for Better Service Delivery was conducted from 21 to 28 February in Nay Pyi Taw.
- Dr Win Thein, UCSB Chairperson | Professional Development Programme on Improving the Machinery of Government and Policy Making for Better Service Delivery Feb 21, 2018
- Peter Batchelor | Professional Development Programme on Improving the Machinery of Government and Policy Making for Better Service Delivery Feb 21, 2018
School Children Move Towards Tsunami Preparedness in Myanmar
Jan 29, 2018
More than 300 students, teachers and principals participated in a tsunami evacuation drill.
Measuring Progress: Adapting to Climate Change in the Dry Zone of Myanmar
Dec 20, 2017
Communities in Myanmar’s Dry Zone are adapting to the impacts of climate change by undertaking various activities ranging from climate-resistant farming and livestock practices to soil and water conservation, and agro-forestry.
EU Funded Myanmar Earthquake Preparedness Project Launched
Dec 14, 2017
A project that builds the resilience of vulnerable communities and the Government of Myanmar at the national and sub-national levels to withstand the impact of earthquakes through better preparedness was launched today.
Improving Leadership Skills in Myanmar’s Changing Judiciary
Dec 14, 2017
The Myanmar Supreme Court (OSCU) and the Federal Court of Australia (FCA) are continuing their active collaboration, with support from UNDP, to exchange knowledge on judicial leadership, change management, and effective data collection for reporting court statistics.
Launch of Reports on Access to Justice and Informal Justice Systems
Dec 12, 2017
A series of reports on “Access to Justice and Informal Justice Systems in Kachin, Rakhine and Shan States” were launched by the UNDP in Yangon.
Myanmar Marks the International Anti-Corruption Day
Dec 8, 2017
The Myanmar Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) marked the International Anti-Corruption Day at an event in Nay Pyi Taw on 8 December 2018.