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Nick Langton

acting country director
nlangton@pactworld.org

Chris Feddersen

program officer
cfeddersen@pactworld.org

The Coca-Cola Foundation grants US$1 million to Pact Myanmar to support sustainable community development programs

September 4, 2018
Pact Myanmar receives grant funding to extend the successful ‘Swan Yi’ women’s empowerment program another three years until 2021, and to expand community outreach into two other important areas:...

Advancing Community Empowerment: Emergency flood response in Myanmar

August 14, 2018
Severe floods gripped southeastern Myanmar in July and August. Heavy rainfall resulted in the overflow of major rivers and dams and flooding in Kayin and Mon states and Bago and Tanintharyi regions....

Advancing Community Empowerment in Myanmar: critical service grants

July 25, 2018
In Myanmar, Pact has awarded new critical service grants that are expected to benefit more than 500,000 people in the southeast. They're part of the Advancing Community Empowerment project, funded by...

Changing business as usual: How sustainable investment promotes sustainable land use

July 20, 2018
By Natcha Tulyasuwan, Sustainable Landscapes Finance Specialist, USAID Green Invest Asia & Jim Jarve, Strategic Advisor, USAID Green Invest Asia Summary Sustainable investments make good business...

The next phase of rural electrification in Myanmar

June 26, 2018
How do you provide a service when neither the provider nor the customer has a good sense of the demand? This is one of the main challenges facing the off-grid energy industry in Myanmar, a country...

Photo story: Light it up

June 13, 2018
For families in Myanmar, solar power has been life-changing.

Pact in Myanmar: Rural communities lead their own development

June 8, 2018
Across Myanmar’s central, rural dry zone, communities have markedly improved their lives with the support of Pact and its partners, in areas including health, food security, livelihoods, access to...

With renewable energy, building prosperity in rural Myanmar

April 29, 2018
Sein Win May has spent more than her share of time in the dark. At 51, she has lived her whole life in Shin Hla, a remote village of about 600 people in Myanmar’s Dry Zone that is accessible only by...

Photo story: Mobile health clinics

April 5, 2018
Across Myanmar's rural Dry Zone, Pact partners with Ooredoo to connect remote villages to essential health care they'd otherwise lack.

Shae Thot project prepares communities in rural Myanmar to lead the way forward

February 20, 2018
The U.S. Agency for International Development’s (USAID) US$70-million Shae Thot – or The Way Forward – project, led by Pact, is ending in March having reduced maternal and child mortality, improved...

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