Seven years on and cyclone shelter construction has stalled Photo: World Vision
06 May 2015
Only one of 45 cyclone shelters proposed to be built in 2012 have been constructed, this...
Myanmar children in Kayah State. An estimated 100,000 children are expected to have their births registered for the first time. Photo: Ye Min/Mizzima
04 May 2015
UNICEF is supporting the Myanmar Government in launching Birth Registration week in...
Waiting in a clinic in Kaying State. Photo: Rungroj Yongrit/EPA
24 April 2015
About three million pregnant women and children in Myanmar are expected to benefit from...
The World Bank hopes its programme will help improve farmers' lives. Photo: Mizzima
24 April 2015
The World Bank Group’s board of executive directors have approved a US$100 million [K100...
Pedestrians walk past a branch of a United Overseas Bank (UOB) in Singapore, 18 June 2013. Photo: Sam Chin/EPA
21 April 2015
United Overseas Bank has just announced a financing agreement with Singapore-based...
Sand-mining at Ngapali beach. The “mass theft” of sand is destroying the beach, says the Alliance against Sand-mining at Ngapali and Myanmar Beaches. Photo: Supplied
02 April 2015
President U Thein Sein is being asked to order a halt to sand-mining at Ngapali beach in...
A girl in Myanmar is fed a meal after her mother received training in nutrition and hygiene from World Vision. Photo: World Vision 
30 March 2015
The World Food Programme in Myanmar is short of US$35 million [K35 billion] for the...
30 March 2015
PlaNet Finance, the lead implementing agency for the EU-funded project 'Supporting...
The partnership between ICIMOD and Myanmar works to protect mountain ecosystems. Madwe mountain, Putao, Kachin State, Myanmar. Photo: Shein/Panoramio
27 March 2015
Minister of Environmental Conservation and Forestry U Win Tun said Myanmar is helping to...
A Karen health worker gives a medical check up to a Karen pregnant woman at Paw Bu La Hta clinic in Kow Poe Kee village, Kayan State, Myanmar on April 3, 2008. Photo: Rungroj Yongrit/EPA
27 March 2015
Ms Grete Faremo, United Nations Under Secretary-General and Executive Director of UNOPS,...
Woodside is now the largest oil and gas player in the Rakhine Basin. Photos: Woodside Energy
21 March 2015
Woodside has signed production sharing contracts for offshore blocks AD-2, AD-5, A-4 and...
Myanmar children in Kayah State. Photo: Ye Min/Mizzima
20 March 2015
Four United Nations agencies have welcomed a grant of US$19.5 million from the Japanese...

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