Myanmar, UNICEF review Multi- Year Work Plan (2018-2019)

The review meeting of Myanmar-UNICEF Multi Year Work Plan (2018-2019) being convened at Park Royal Hotel in Nay Pyi Taw yesterday. Photo: mna
The review meeting of Myanmar-UNICEF Multi Year Work Plan (2018-2019) being convened at Park Royal Hotel in Nay Pyi Taw yesterday. Photo: MNA

Social affairs ministers from the States and Regions, relevant ministry officials and UNICEF representatives met at Nay Pyi Taw’s Park Royal Hotel yesterday to review the implementation of the Multi-Year Work Plan (2018-2019) and to make preparations for Multi-Year Work Plan (2020-2021).
The multi-year plans are part of the Myanmar-UNICEF Country Programme (2018-2022).
Firstly, Director-General U Than Aung Kyaw of the Foreign Economic Relations Department and UNICEF Deputy Representative Mr Paul Edwards delivered opening addresses at the meeting.
The meeting then commenced with participants assessing the implementation of the 2018-2019 work plan and discussing on the prioritized topics and additional materials for the 2020-2021 work plan.
UNICEF has been assisting Myanmar with its health, education and humanitarian efforts since 1950. The current country programme aims to provide Myanmar’s youths with proper healthcare, nutrition, education, clean drinking water, hygiene, child protection, social protection, and monitoring the rights of children. They are partnering with concerned ministries to implement these objectives and have provided a fund of US$207.508 million towards the programme.—MNA (Translated by Zaw Htet Oo)

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