The Muslim woman breaking barriers in sex education in Myanmar

Adjusting her hijab and looking around the class, Dr Thet Htwe starts the day’s lesson with a simple question. “Who wants to know about the human sexual response?” Everyone raises their hand, some sheepishly giggling. In a country where there’s still a debate over the proper word to use for “vagina” and simply talking about […]

Consultation on draft mining EIA guidelines begins

Comments are invited on the two draft documents intended to guide those undertaking Environmental Impact Assessments (EIA), Initial Environment Examinations (IEE) and Environmental Management Plans (EMP) for the mining sector, including gemstones and jade, before June 15. This serves as part of efforts from the Myanmar Centre for Responsible Business (MRCB) to follow up the […]

Invitation to Bid (ITB) for T-shirt with Silk Screen Printing Closing Date on 31st August 2017

Subscribe to our tender alert mailing list Reference No.: LITB-2017-9133887 UNICEF is inviting Sealed Bids for 460,500 T-Shirts with Silk Screen Printing to support to Ministry of Health and Sport (MOHS) for Japanese Encephalitis Campaign in Myanmar. Interested companies who have valid business registration and a minimum of two years’ experience with reputable clients are […]

Govt to hold press conferences on its 100-day undertakings

The government will hold press conferences on its 100-day undertakings in Nay Pyi Taw, the Ministry of Information said yesterday. The press conference will begin today with four ministries—the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Border Affairs and Ministry of Electricity and Energy —giving briefings and answering media questions. The schedules are subject to change […]