Natig Alasgarov

acting country director

Chris Feddersen

program officer

Advancing Community Empowerment: Update on Call for Responsive Health, Education & Livelihoods Services

August 15, 2019
The Advancing Community Empowerment (ACE) project is pleased to share that it has signed the following agreements with partners, who submitted applications under the Responsive Health, Education, and...

Photo story: Safer prosperity

July 24, 2019
From Zimbabwe to Myanmar, Pact is partnering with small-scale gold miners to help them reduce their use of mercury to safely earn income they rely on.

Day in the Life of a Community Trainer, Kayin State, Myanmar

June 24, 2019
The Advancing Community Empowerment (ACE) project, funded by USAID, works with communities to enhance their ownership, capacity and actions to meet their priority needs in health, WASH, education,...

How to build an integrated energy ecosystem in Myanmar

June 19, 2019
Smart Power Myanmar, in partnership with The Rockefeller Foundation, the German and French development agencies, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) and the Agence Française...

To electrify Myanmar, build the grid from the outside in

June 19, 2019
In this Forbes article, learn how Smart Power Myanmar, implemented by Pact, is rethinking rural electrification in Myanmar to end energy poverty.

Empowering women entrepreneurs in rural communities: Kayin State, Myanmar

June 11, 2019
With funding from USAID, Pact's Advancing Community Empowerment project, or ACE, is using a range of solutions to help communities in Southeastern Myanmar to lead their own development. One of those...

New market analysis shows high potential for sustainable, successful mini-grid solutions for electrifying Myanmar

June 3, 2019
As part of ongoing efforts to bring electricity to every household and business in Myanmar, Smart Power Myanmar, a national platform with a mandate to advance a modern energy ecosystem in country,...

IDAHOT: Let’s Celebrate Diversity

May 17, 2019
Today marks the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia (IDAHOT), a day marked around the world to draw attention to the violence and discrimination experienced by lesbian, gay...

World Health Day: Saving Lives with Critical Health Services in Southeastern Myanmar

April 8, 2019
To mark World Health Day, which is celebrated April 7, Pact Myanmar is proudly highlighting how Taw Nor Teaching Hospital, one of eight Critical Services Grants (CSG) issued under the USAID-funded...

In Myanmar, empowering communities to lead their own development

April 4, 2019
The Advancing Community Empowerment project, or ACE, empowers communities in Myanmar to lead their own development. Villages begin by learning about the ACE project and the importance of their...