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The SURE project, funded by MFAT and ADRA New Zealand has recently completed a response to COVID-19. Thanks to a reallocation of funds, the SURE project has provided emergency food rations of rice, cooking oil and 2,751 viss of beans in Myanmar's Northern Chin State.

917 households were targeted in 14 villages including; Laung Va, Lotaw, Shatlai, Sempi, Lungngo, Balei, Kilung, Voti, Lungka, Resaw, Htesi, Loring, Lung Daw, and T...

Since COVID-19 broke out in Myanmar, ADRA Myanmar's projects have had to adapt to changing situations as restrictions are put in place to reduce the spread of the infectious virus throughout the country.

In the AusAID and ADRA Australia funded and Livelihood based PRICE project located in Chin State, majority of activities revolve around trainings, workshops and other social gathering activities. Considering this, PRICE's proj...

Since COVID-19 began spreading to countries around the globe, ADRA has been working to ramp up its operations to respond to the highly infectious virus.

Myanmar was one of the last countries to report any cases, despite sharing a long porous border with China where the outbreak began in Wuhan Province. On March 24, Myanmar reported its first 2 cases, both imported by Myanmar nationals returning to the country. As of 4 May 2020,...

IMPORTANT NOTICE
Due to the Coronavirus Pandemic and to minimise potential risks, all ADRA Myanmar offices including the Head Office in Yangon and all Project Offices (Lashio, Hpa-an, Pyin Oo Lwin and Gangaw), will be closing effective 23 March 2020.

All ADRA Myanmar staff will be working from home. We will update you once our office reopens. This is currently set as 6th April 2020, but to be reassessed as we draw cl...

On Tuesday, 28th January 2020, the EU Ambassador and EU Member States' Ambassadors and Heads of Mission resident in Myanmar, met together with ADRA Administration and Program staff from the Asia Regional Office, Norway, Thailand and Myanmar.

The purpose of the meeting was to discuss the European Union-funded CASE2Learn project supporting ethnic education and the current situation in Kayin State regarding technical vocational ed...

Yesterday, ADRA Myanmar, in partnership with the Myanmar Union Mission, launched a petition signing event for the global Advocacy Campaign "Every Child, Everywhere, In School" at Myanmar Plaza, a popular shopping mall in Yangon between the hours of 9:00am to 9:00pm.

The purpose of this campaign is to advocate for the 262 Million Out of School Children around the world because Every Child, Everywhere, has the right to be in scho...

Yesterday on the 24 October 2019, the 'Vocational Education to Support IDPs and Host Communities' or VESI project was launched at Summit Park View Hotel, Yangon for an orientation workshop. The orientation kicked off at 9am with 33 participants from ADRA Myanmar and partner organizations; AVSI People for Development and FRC 'Finnish Refugee Council'.

The LIFT 'Livelihoods and Food Security Fund' funded project will be base...

This week, the CASE2Learn project was launched at the Hilton Hotel, Nay Pyi Taw on the 3 September 2019 with orientation for the project following til the 5 September. The CASE2Learn project supports over 300,000 indigenous teachers and students in 9 States and Regions throughout Myanmar. The European Union funded EUR $20 million project will be implemented between 2019 and 2023 by ADRA Myanmar and its implementing partner RIS...

ADRA Myanmar celebrates 35 years of service to the people of Myanmar since 1984 by holding a special Gala dinner for staff, partners, donors and Government representatives on the 30 May 2019 at Summit Parkview Hotel in Yangon.

As guests entered the event upon registering, they could have their photo taken at the ADRA booth and walk around the photo exhibition of ADRA Myanmar's 4 sectors: Sustainable Livelihoods, Education, Heal...

On the 27th May 2019, Yangon staff held a farewell lunch for Derek Glass our Programs Director in our head office. 

Derek has been serving with ADRA Myanmar since November 2014 (4.5 years) and has greatly contributed to the expansion of the Programs department during this time. 

Staff conveyed their thanks and Derek was presented with a few gifts in recognition of his years of service. 

Derek has been called to work in Emergency...

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