Vacancy: Manager Partnerships (Myanmar)

PositionThe Water Agency in Yangon has an exciting position for passionate, energetic (young) professional to join our team as the Manager Partnerships. You will be responsible to develop our network of public and private partners in Myanmar, build r...

Indonesia Healthy Rivers Challenge 2020: It's time for the Welang River

Bilateral cooperation between Indonesia and the Netherlands The Government of the Netherlands (GON) through the Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management and the Government of Indonesia (GOI) through its Ministry of Public Works and Housing (PU...

International Experts support University of Yangon towards Accreditation of new BSc Water Studies program

For 5 days in a row, the staff of the Environment and Water Studies (EWS) department of the University of Yangon and a team of academics from the Netherlands, Sweden, Singapore, Japan and the U.S. met online to finalize the curriculum of the new Bach...

"Let's Talk About Water" Talk Show: Episode 2

On 7th of August, 2020, Myanmar Water Portal, The Water Agency's communication platform in Myanmar, broadcasted the "Let's Talk About Water – Talk show" Episode 2 with guest speakers, Dr. Win Maung from Myanmar Environment Institute (MEI), Ma Ma...

Thaketa Climate Adaptation Project_Yangon Htee City Facebook Page Launch

Htee City is a program dedicated to the future of Yangon as a city in which all people work together to adapt to a changing climate. Yangon Htee City Facebook page is a climate adaptation awareness page as part of the Thaketa Climate Adaptation Proje...

Thaketa Climate Adaptation Project

The pilot project takes places in Ward 5 of Thaketa, a township in the city of Yangon. Yangon is a major city in the Ayeyarwady Delta, one of the most vulnerable cities to climate change in South-East Asia, suffering from severe water scarcity and fl...

Introducing Miss Alice

Xin Chao Tat Ca Cac Ban - Warmly welcome from Vietnam I am (Alice) Mai Nguyen, working for TWA as the Project Consultant. On the behalf of my colleagues from Myanmar, Indonesia, Netherland, let extend my warmly welcome to all of you. With 6-7 years e...

Introducing Miss Carrina Lim

Hello, this is Carrina! Indonesian born and Junior Project Consultant at The Water Agency Indonesia. She started in The Water Agency earlier this year and since then she has joined the fun of connecting people and working in various projects such as ...

"Let's Talk About Water" Talk show has been initiated through our communication platform - Myanmar Water Portal

On 26th of June, 2020, Myanmar Water Portal has initiated Let's Talk About Water – Talk show Episode 1 with guest speakers, Dr. Petra Schmitter and Sanjiv de Silva from International Water Management Institute (IWMI) – Myanmar. Hosted by Kyaw Nyunt L...

Integrated Port Network: Indonesia as the world’s maritime axis

Looking at the high enthusiasm from both experts and participants, The Water Agency decided to expand the Port Academy into Port Academy Series, where even after the challenge has ended, the learning process and discussion continue. Becoming more pop...

Indonesia and Netherlands's Water Cooperation through Healthy River Challenge

​Jakarta - Before the official start of the State Visit, a Joint Steering Committee Meeting on the bilateral cooperation between Indonesia and the Netherlands in the water sector was held on 9th March 2020. This bilateral cooperation has been tr...

Top international experts gathered at the University of Yangon to discuss new Water Studies curriculum

Curriculum development for Bachelor course in water studies was discussed together with the professors and directors of relevant international partners with Environment and Water Studies (EWS) department of University of Yangon. Their vision is to be...

Indonesia – Netherlands Cooperation in Indonesia Shipbuilding Sector

Jakarta - Following the signed covenant of Shipbuilding Cluster Indonesia, The Water Agency through our Indonesia Waterhub Manager, Rangga Rishar has started his role as the local liaison for Partner for International Business for Shipbuilding p...

River Basin Management in Indonesia through Collaborative Action

​During the State Visit in Surabaya, a seminar with the topic of River Basin Management was held on the 12th March 2020 in Sheraton Hotel. In this precious occasion, both the Indonesia Government and the partners from the Netherlands discussed in-dep...

Indonesia Port Academy 2020

Jakarta - The first Port Academy 2020 has successfully been organized. On the first day, the participants were introduced to the concept and management aspect of a port by the expert from Coordinating Ministry for Maritime Affairs and Investment...