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  • Myanmar Agriculture Development Strategy and Investment Plan (2018-19 ~ 2022-23)

    The agricultural development strategy responds to the need (i) for the consolidation and integration of various plans, strategies, roadmaps, and approaches currently developed by various stakeholders; (ii) for a systematic approach to operationalize agricultural policy implementation; (iii) to coordinate activities, projects, programs, and policies; and (iv) to build a dialogue with domestic and foreign investors and harmonize foreign aid to the sector. 

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    Source: MOALI / Livelihoods and Food Security Trust Fund

    Published: 2018

    ENG ​- Myanmar Agriculture Development St... Investment Plan (2018​-19 ~ 2022​-23).pdf (7 MB) MYA ​- Myanmar Agriculture Development St... Investment Plan (2018​-19 ~ 2022​-23).pdf (8 MB)
  • Mining Exploration: Guidelines for Preparation of an Environmental Management Plan (draft)

    The Draft Exploration Guidelines for Preparation of an EMP have been prepared, under the direction of the EIA Guidelines for Mining Sector Working Group, established by the Minister of Natural Resources and Environmental Conservation (MONREC), with Asian Development Bank technical assistance and support from WWF. 

    Source: ADB TA - 8786 MYA

    Published: May 2018

    ENG ​- ExplorationGuideline​_Draft​_21May2018.pdf (582 KB) MYA ​- ExplorationGuideline​_Draft​_21May2018.pdf (1 MB)
  • Mining: Guidelines for Environmental Impact Assessment (Draft)

    The Draft Environmental Impact Assessment Guidelines for the Mining Sector have been prepared, under the direction of the EIA Guidelines for Mining Sector Working Group, established by the Minister of Natural Resources and Environmental Conservation (MONREC), with Asian Development Bank technical assistance and support from WWF. 

    Source: ADB TA - 8786 MYA

    Published: May 2018

    ENG ​- MiningEIAGuidelines​_Draft​_18May2018.pdf (1 MB) MYA ​- MiningEIAGuidelines​_Draft​_18May2018.pdf (2 MB)
  • An Analysis of Poverty in Myanmar

    This report presents findings from a joint analysis of poverty and living conditions in 2015, conducted by the Ministry of Planning and Finance and the World Bank Group. The report draws upon the Myanmar Poverty and Living Conditions Survey (MPLCS), fielded in early 2015. Part one of the assessment reviews poverty trends based on previous poverty measurement methodologies used in Myanmar and recommends that the method for measuring poverty is revised to reflect standards of living in 2015. Part two presents the poverty trend and profile based on a new poverty measure.

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    Source: World Bank

    Published: December 2017

    ENG ​- An Analysis of Poverty in Myanmar​-Part2.pdf (9 MB) MYA ​- An Analysis of Poverty in Myanmar​-Part2.pdf (6 MB)
  • The Myanmar Action Plan on Disaster Risk Reduction 2017

    The Myanmar Action Plan on Disaster Risk Reduction, 2017 is a comprehensive and unified action plan for disaster risk reduction with prioritized interventions across Myanmar till 2020. With a long term vision and considering deep-rooted underlying drivers of disaster risk, it has set an overall target for 2030. it aims to provide a base for mobilizing and leveraging, primarily, national and external resources and will provide a basis for result printed outcomes. 

    The action plan identifies 32 priority actions under four pillars: risk information and awareness; risk governance; risk mitigation; and preparedness and response, rehabilitation and reconstruction. For each priority action, objectives, activities, outputs, duration, lead agencies, and supporting partners have been identified. The priority actions aim to strengthen the policy frameworks and systems for long-term risk reduction. Robust implementation, funding,  as well as monitoring and evaluation mechanisms have been identified for the MAP DRR 2017.
     
    The Government of the Union of Myanmar developed the Myanmar Action Plan on Disaster Risk Reduction, 2017 through an inter-agency task force mechanism in a wider consultative mode over 2016-2017. The process involved a series of thematic discussions at the national and consultations at the sub-national level.

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    Source: National Disaster Management Committee, Republic of the Union of Myanmar

    Published: October 2017

    ENG ​- MAPDRR​_2017.PDF (6 MB)
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