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Donation of Eneloop Solar Storage Systems Make Bagan Archaeological Area Schools a More Sustainable Place to Study
The classrooms of Chauk Kan Village Affiliated Middle School are brighter and more sustainable following the donation of Eneloop Solar Storage Systems from...
As the ‘ICT for Education: Mobile Broadband in Myanmar’ conference is set to get underway in Yangon, a look back at 18 months of UNESCO and partners’...
UNESCO Centre of Excellence for Business Skills Development reinforces private-public partnerships in capacity building.
The Centre of Excellence for Business Skills Development (CEBSD), an innovative partnership between UNESCO, PepsiCo and Yangon University of Economics (YUE),...
Myanmar: Dialogue with Members of the Parliament and the Military on Key Freedom of Expression Issues
On 14 February 2017, UNESCO in collaboration with the Centre for Law and Democracy (CLD) held a full-day workshop in the capital of Myanmar, Nay Pyi Taw, for...
BAGAN – 15 February 2017: International partners pledged to support rehabilitation efforts in Bagan at a global conference convened in the...
Centre of Excellence for Business Skills Development Launch Phase III: continuing to enhance the capacity building of Myanmar youth
On Friday 3rd February, the Centre of Excellence for Business Skills Development (CEBSD) launched phase III implementation of the project ‘Strengthening of...
Bringing Light to Nyaung U Schools: Ceremony Held for Donation of 450 Solar Lighting Systems to 130 Schools
Over 13,000 students in Nyaung U township, near the Bagan archaeological site in Myanmar, have better conditions in their school, following the donation of...
UNESCO finalizes the shooting of a series of educational TV programmes on agricultural development and livelihoods
A model farm amid the ancient pagodas of Bagan, in Nyaung-U district, was the setting for the last scenes of the TV programmes that UNESCO is producing in...
On 8-9 December 2016, key officials from Myanmar’s Teacher Education sector gathered in Yangon to discuss plans for upgrading the country’s 25 Education...