JMC to establish 10 local offices

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Launching of the JMC Support Platform at the National Reconciliation and Peace Centre in Yangon.  Photo: Phoe Htaung

JMC Support Platform launched at the National Reconciliation and Peace Centre in Yangon yesterday, with announcement for establishing 10 local level offices of the Joint Monitoring Committee (JMC-L).
At the launching ceremony, Lt-Gen Yar Pyai, Chairman of the Union-level Joint Monitoring Committee (JMC-U) clarified the future plans of the JMC-U.
“This ceremony is held to launch the cash assistance from the UN. We received the fund and we will hold a meeting every two week and will carry out our works decided by the representatives,” said Col Wunna Aung, Secretary-2 of the JMC-U.
He continued to say that landmine clearing project will launch in Kayin State proposed by the representatives of the Tatmadaw.
JMC set up a budge of US$6.5 million for the first year contributed by international countries, said Dr Shwe Khah, Secretary-1 of the JMC-U. Representatives of the JMC will hold a meeting next week to discuss for establishment of 10 local level offices of the JMC.— Ye Khaung Nyunt

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