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Nick Langton

acting country director

Chris Feddersen

program officer

ACE: Request for applications for private sector collaboration to strengthen agricultural value chains

September 24, 2019
The Advancing Community Empowerment (ACE) project, funded by USAID, is pleased to announce a request for applications (RFA) seeking to fund projects that improve farmers’ productivity and improve...

Changing lives though small grants in rural Myanmar

September 3, 2019
The LIFT Dry Zone Small Grant Fund for Civil Society is strengthening civil society organizations (CSOs) and livelihoods systems in nine rural townships across Myanmar’s Dry Zone, where communities...

Community health promotion in Kayin State, Myanmar

August 27, 2019
Pact's Advancing Community Empowerment (ACE) project has provided a grant to Burma Medical Association to support health services in 40 schools in Kayin State, Myanmar. The association will deliver...

Lights, camera, action: Youth produce participatory videos highlighting community issues

August 19, 2019
Under the USAID-funded Advancing Community Empowerment (ACE) project, Pact Myanmar conducted a series of learning sessions with 14 youth group members from Kyainseikgyi Township in Kayin State and...

Advancing Community Empowerment: Update on call for responsive health, education and 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...