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School Children Move Towards Tsunami Preparedness in Myanmar

More than 300 students, teachers and principals participated in a tsunami evacuation drill.

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Region and State Hluttaw Leaders Convene at the Third Leadership Seminar, find ways to improve effectiveness

Speakers and Deputy Speakers returned home to their State and Region Hluttaws (Parliaments), equipped with knowledge on how to better deliver on their strategic development priorities after a two-day…  


Water Pumps to Improve Irrigation for Dry Zone Farmers

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…  



School Children Move Towards Tsunami Preparedness in Myanmar

More than 300 students, teachers and principals participated in a tsunami evacuation drill.  


Improving Leadership Skills in Myanmar’s Changing Judiciary

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…  


Measuring Progress: Adapting to Climate Change in the Dry Zone of Myanmar

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…  


Launch of Reports on Access to Justice and Informal Justice Systems

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

The Myanmar Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) marked the International Anti-Corruption Day at an event in Nay Pyi Taw on 8 December 2018.  


EU Funded Myanmar Earthquake Preparedness Project Launched

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…  


Myanmar N-Peace Champion Congratulated by UN Leadership

Women’s rights activist from Chin State and the founder of the Women’s League of Chinland, Tuan Cer Sung Cheery Zahu (Cheery) is this year’s N-Peace winner from Myanmar.  

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