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HYLI 14th Hitachi Young Leaders Initiative

   14th Hitachi Young Leaders Initiative – Sustainable Urbanisation Through Collaborative Creation 10th – 13th July 2017 – Myanmar The 14th Hitachi Young Leaders Initiative (HYLI) was recently hosted in Yangon, Myanmar from 10th-13th July. HYLI’s mission is to identify and nurture potential Asian leaders who are among the best and brightest students in Asia. ...

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Handing over ceremony for Japan Funded Housing Project by UN-Habitat

      July 2, 2017 Yangon A Handing Over Ceremony for a unique housing project for the poorest and most vulnerable families took place this morning in Dagon Seikan Township in Yangon Region. The Government of Japan funded UN-Habitat to provide housing and basic services facilities for most poor and vulnerable families in the vicinity ...

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International Experience-Sharing Workshop on Slum Upgrading

  Yangon 28 April 2017 – UN-Habitat successfully held an international experience sharing workshop on slum upgrading, bringing together leading experts from the region and Myanmar  to help identify  possible solutions to Myanmar’s growing slum problem. UN-Habitat in partnership with DUHD, with support of Cities Alliance, invited four outstanding international experts on slum upgrading to ...

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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 ...

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Training on “Post Disaster (Earthquake) Rapid Damage Assessment” (28 March ~ 01 April 2017) in Yangon,

  “Under ECHO funded “Myanmar Consortium for Community Resilience (MCCR” Program, 5 days training on “Post Disaster (Earthquake) Rapid Damage Assessment” started on 28th March in Yangon Technological University (YTU). This training is jointly organized by UN-Habitat, United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA), Austria and Centre for Space Science and Technology Education in Asia ...

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University Students from Fukuoka study UN-Habitat projects in Myanmar

Six students of the International Cooperation Leadership Programme in Fukuoka Prefecture who are studying at different universities in  Fukuoka visited UN-Habitat, Myanmar and its projects sites from 6-8 March 2017. On the first day, students visited URDI (Urban Research and Development Institute) where UN-Habitat Country Programme Manager, Mr. Bijay Karmacharya and senior staff briefed them ...

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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) ...

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