Top UN Development Official Chooses Myanmar for His First Official Visit
Aug 4, 2017
Achim Steiner, Chair of the United Nations Development Group and Administrator of the UN Development Programme, will visit Myanmar from August 6 – 8. This will be Mr. Steiner’s first official visit to a programme country since he assumed his responsibilities as the top UN development official in June 2017.
- Peter Batchelor | Remarks at the Launch of the Supreme Court Code of Ethics Aug 2, 2017
Myanmar Learns about Reducing Deforestation from Brazil
Jul 24, 2017
A delegation from Myanmar visited Brazil earlier this month to learn about how the country reduced deforestation in the Amazon, the largest contiguous tropical forest area in the world. While Brazil is still the country with the highest deforestation rate in the world, it has also been successful in reducing the annual rate of forest loss in the Amazon from between 0.9 - 2.2 million ha in the 1990s and early 2000s to between 0.5 - 1 million ha annually after 2008.
Building Justice in Myanmar
Jul 21, 2017
About 500 judges, law officers and court staff across Myanmar have deepened their knowledge of rule of law, human rights, fair trial rights and gender, thanks to training by UNDP as part of its support to the justice sector’s capacity development.
Myanmar MPs Participate in Learning Series on Human Rights
Jul 18, 2017
Democratic societies are built on human rights and the Rule of Law and Members of Parliament have a vital role in making sure that these rights are both protected and promoted.
Myanmar Joins Countries in Global Study on Public Service Motivation
Jul 12, 2017
Myanmar has joined Bhutan, Brazil, Kenya, Moldova, Seychelles, Tonga and Vanuatu to become part of a group of countries participating in a global study on public service motivation. The study has been initiated by the UNDP Global Centre for Public Service Excellence based in Singapore.
- Chairperson of the UCSB, HE Dr Win Thein | Address at the Launch of the Civil Service Reform Strategic Action PlanAction Jul 10, 2017
- State Counsellor, H.E Daw Aung San Suu Kyi | Keynote Address at the Launch of the Myanmar Civil Service Reform Strategic Action Plan Jul 10, 2017
- Peter Batchelor | Address at the Launch of the Myanmar Civil Service Reform Strategic Action Plan Jul 10, 2017
Myanmar launches Reform Plan to promote more ethical and inclusive Civil Service
Jul 10, 2017
State Counsellor, H.E. Daw Aung San Suu Kyi launched Myanmar’s four-year Civil Service Reform Strategic Action Plan today at an event in Nay Pyi Taw.