Female Community Leaders Meet Swedish Development Head
Mar 15, 2016
A local level female leader was very proud to share her experience of being a ward administrator with a visiting head of a foreign development agency.
Finland Provides 4M Euros to UNDP
Mar 11, 2016
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has received 4 million Euros (approximately USD 4.4 M) from the Government of Finland to support the agency’s work in Myanmar in the areas of democratic governance, local development and environmental sustainability.
May Doe Kabar and UNDP Launch iWomen-Inspiring Women App
Mar 8, 2016
May Doe Kabar, Myanmar Rural Women’s Network today made its entry into the technology world, with the launch of a mobile phone application that connects rural Myanmar women to knowledge, inspiration and resources.
- Toily Kurbanov: Launch of the Global Partnership for Effective Development Co-operation Monitoring Round in Myanmar Feb 22, 2016
MPs Better Prepared for The Job Ahead As Five Day Hluttaw Induction Concludes
Feb 19, 2016
A five day induction programme concluded today has helped Myanmar’s predominantly new MPs prepare to take up their legislative, representative and oversight responsibilities. The Induction programme was the start of longer term capacity building efforts to support the second Hluttaw MP’s.
- UN Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator, UNDP Resident Representative Renata Dessallien: Address at UNDP 50th Anniversary Feb 17, 2016
Myanmar Marks UNDP 50th Anniversary
Feb 17, 2016
The United Nations premises in Yangon was a hive of activity this afternoon, with current and former UN Development Programme (UNDP) staff and partners coming together to mark 50 years of the organisation. UNDP’s journey in Myanmar, spanning five decades was portrayed through a photo, publication and story exhibition, and was complemented by testimonials from former and current staff in person and through a video specially produced for the occasion.
Learning How to Represent the People: A Five Day Induction for Members of Parliament Kicks Off
Feb 15, 2016
five-day induction programme began today to enable new Members of Parliament (MP) to learn about their legislative, oversight and representative functions, as well as their broader roles and responsibilities
- UNDP Resident Representative Renata Dessallien: Remarks at the Parliamentary Induction Programme Feb 15, 2016
The Peace Bridge for a Prosperous Future
Feb 9, 2016
Renata Dessallien, Resident Representative of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and H.E. U Hla Han, Minister for Rakhine State Transportation opened the Peace Bridge that connects Ohn Re Paw village with Sittwe Town and neighbouring villages.