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Closing Ceremony of Training Course on National Level Carpentry and Masonry

   March 31, 2017 Closing Ceremony of 3rd National Carpenter Training, 2nd and 3rd National Masonry Training took place this morning under DFID funded BRACED project at Thuwanna Central Training Center, Ministry of Construction, Yangon Region. Training were jointly organized by the Ministry of Construction, Myanmar Engineering Society, National Skills Standard Authority and UN-Habitat, in order

Workshop on Provisional Findings of the Laputta and Pakokku Climate Change Vulnerability Assessments and National Training to conduct assessments

Workshop on Provisional Findings of the Laputta and Pakokku Climate Change Vulnerability Assessments and National Training to conduct assessments 3-4-5 October 2016 On Monday the 3rd, more than one hundred participants from States and Regions and National institutions participated at the presentation of the Myanmar Climate Change Alliance Programme (MCCA) and Environmental Conservation Department (ECD)

Strengthening Community and Institutional Resilience to Natural Hazards in Myanmar

    New phase of ECHO funded MCCR project “Strengthening Community and Institutional Resilience to Natural Hazards in Myanmar” launched on 15th August 2016 in Yangon with Inception Workshop. MCCR composed of 6 organizations; Action Aid, Plan International, Oxfam, HelpAge, UNHABITAT, and ACF will undertake this project aiming to increase the disaster resilience of institutions, lifeline

Myanmar Consortium for Capacity Development on Disaster Management (MCCDDM) to support Disaster Management Training (2nd batch)

On 1st February 2016, the Basic Disaster Management Course (BDMC) (2nd batch) was opened at Disaster Management Training Center (DMTC), Hinthada Township, Ayeyarwady Region. H.E. Dr. Daw Myat Myat Ohn Khin, Honorable Minister of Social Welfare, officials of Relief and Resettlement and partners of Myanmar Consortium for Capacity Development on Disaster Management (MCCDDM) attended the

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International Experience-Sharing Workshop On Slum Upgrading

UN-Habitat in partnership with DUHD, with support of Cities Alliance, invited four outstanding international experts on slum upgrading to Yangon, to present their experiences on slum upgrading. The full-day workshop at the Chatrium Hotel in Yangon  was attended both by representatives from relevant Ministries,    by representatives from diplomatic missions , UN agencies and  a number

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