Land Administration and Management Programme (LAMP) in Myanmar News

Expanding Coverage of Rural Cadastral Mapping by Kwin Mapping in Unsurveyed Areas

Not all agricultural land is covered by Cadastral maps (Kwin maps). LAMP designed and demonstrated a process for expanding coverage of rural cadastral mapping in unsurveyed agricultural land by using the GNSS surveying system and information, education and communication (IEC) activities in a farmland area of Thayarwaddy Township, Bago Region, in 2015. The total unsurveyed ...

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‘Update of Kwin Maps in Dry Zone’

LAMP evaluated and subsequently designed and implemented a new surveying and mapping system for both the short term targets of the project and for the longer term use by the Agricultural Land Management and Statistic Department (formerly known as SLRD). The boundary of land holdings in the project site in the Dry Land (the so ...

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Using Satellite Imagery and GIS to Fast Track Cadastral Map Updating

LAMP is assisting the Government to update Myanmar’s old cadastral system to meet the needs of the progressing nation. A prototype of a modern, simple and low cost digital cadastre system is being developed providing effective tools for cadastral map updating and maintenance of the digital cadastral data base. The cadastral system helps to protect ...

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Land Surveys & Mapping to Underpin Cadastral Mapping in LAMP Project Sites

LAMP evaluated and subsequently adopted for use a standard surveying system, map projection system, map layout and base mapping standards suitable for both the project and the longer term use by SLRD. The standards were applied in cadastral operations in two townships in 2015. These decisions are vital to underpin the long term strengthening of ...

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UN-Habitat builds capacity of Land Administration of Myanmar

UN-Habitat with the funding partnership of Livelihood and Food Trust Fund supports the Land Records Department of Ministry of Agriculture and Irrigation to improve the land administration and management system in the country. The Land Administration and Management Program (LAMP) is to introduce new systems and processes to land registration and management of land records, new ...

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UN-Habitat to help strengthen land administration and management in Myanmar

 Yangon 19 June 2014 – UN-Habitat and the government of Myanmar this week signed an agreement that will see the agency help in strengthening land administration and management system in that country. The Settlement and Land Records Department of the Ministry of Agriculture and Irrigation and UN-Habitat signed the milestone Letter of Agreement on the ...

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