Preparing for Recovery and Building Resilience in ASEAN
Sep 16, 2016
After a two-day simulation exercise for Preparedness for Recovery, representatives from the Government of Myanmar and other ASEAN countries are taking steps to assess their disaster recovery readiness by using the ASEAN Disaster Recovery Reference Guide.
Peter Batchelor: Speech at the 6th Meeting of ACDM Working Group on Recovery and Simulation Exercise for Preparedness for Recovery
Sep 15, 2016
UNDP has been a long-term partner of countries including the ASEAN Member States in building resilience and reducing disaster risk. UNDP has vast experience in post disaster recovery and can bring together learning from recovery practices to better prepare for recovery.
- Workshop Lays Foundation for Reforming Myanmar’s Civil Service Aug 26, 2016
Closing Address by H.E. Dr. Win Thein, Chairman of the Union Civil Service Board
Aug 26, 2016
We are certain that the CSR agenda is in the heart of this endeavor and we will do whatever possible to ensure that the transformation and modernization of the state is performed in the most adapted and suitable manner.
Opening Speech by H.E.U Myint Swe, Vice President of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar
Aug 25, 2016
The President of Myanmar and the State Counsellor have both given directives to the Union Civil Service Board to ensure that civil service modernization and strengthening is given the necessary focus and attention for it to be capable to sustain the overall socio-economic transformation of our country.
Address by H.E.Dr. Win Thein, Chairman of the Union Civl Service Board
Aug 25, 2016
Since assuming office in April of this year, the Government has pointed out the need for civil servants to be more efficient in the transformation of the civil service and more broadly the transformation of the administration.
Address by Ms. Emma Morley, Team Leader, Democratic Governance, United Nations Development Programme
Aug 25, 2016
In Myanmar, as in other countries, public servants are in a strong position to come up with new, creative and effective solutions to the challenges they face every day. This workshop is an opportunity for reform leaders to listen to the suggestions of civil servants from across government about how to strengthen and reform the civil service.
Media Advisory: Consultative Workshop on Civil Service Reform Strategic Action Plan to be Held
Aug 19, 2016
The Union Civil Service Board (UCSB) with support from the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is organising a Consultative Workshop on Civil Service Reform Strategic Action Plan from 25-26 August 2016 in Nay Pyi Taw at the Myanmar International Convention Centre (MICC II).
The Union Attorney General Visits the Yangon Rule of Law Centre and Reaffirms Cooperation
Jun 24, 2016
The Union Attorney General H.E. U Tun Tun Oo visited the Yangon Rule of Law Centre today where he met with staff and graduates from the rule of law courses and observed an ongoing ‘training of trainers’ course.
Sweden Provides 30 Million Swedish Krona to Support UNDP’s Work in Myanmar
Jun 17, 2016
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has received an additional 30 million Swedish krona (approximately USD 3.6 M) from the Government of Sweden to support the agency’s work in Myanmar in the areas of democratic governance, local development and environmental sustainability.