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Internship Opportunity (National)

Centre for Economic and Social Development (CESD) is currently open for internship opportunity. Please see the details as follow.

The deadline of the application is 20th September 2017 (Wednesday).

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Internship Opportunity (National)

Centre for Economic and Social Development (CESD) is now open an opportunity for individual who is seeking for working experiences and enthusiastic to learn on Admin and HR in research centre.

Please see the details as below. The deadline is 18th September 2017 (Monday).

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Visiting Intern/Researcher (International)

Centre for Economic and Social Development (CESD) is currently open an opportunity for Visiting Intern/Researcher. Please see the details as follow.

The deadline for the application is 20th September 2017 (Wednesday). Visiting ResearcherIntern_JD_20170904

Meet Our Staff

CESD’s research team has a diverse range of experience and educational qualifications, gained both in Myanmar and overseas. View profiles for some of our staff  (more…)

CESD Participates in Mekong Forum 2017: New Geo-Economics: Reshaping the Future of the GMS?

On 14 July, Dr. Zaw Oo, Executive Director, CESD and Min Zar Ni Lin, Senior Technical and Policy Analyst, CESD spoke at the Mekong Forum 2017, an annual gathering of opinion leaders, international organizations and scholars that work towards shaping the development agenda in the Greater Mekong Subregion.

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CESD Hosts Myanmar Aquaculture-Agriculture Survey: Results Dissemination Workshop

The Centre for Economic and Social Development (CESD) in Myanmar, Michigan State University, and International Food Policy Research Institute hosted a half-day seminar to present findings from the Myanmar Aquaculture-Agriculture Survey (MAAS) in Mindon room at Sedona Hotel in Yangon on June 30th, 2017.

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Workshop on 30 June 2017: Myanmar Aquaculture-Agriculture Survey Results Dissemination

Upcoming workshop on Myanmar aquaculture-agriculture survey results dissemination.
Date: 30 June 2017, Time: 8:30am – 11:45am at Sedona Hotel, Yangon.

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CESD Participates in the Union Peace Conference

CESD participated in the second meeting of the 21st Century Panglong Peace Conference held in Nap Pyi Taw between 24th and 29th May 2017. CESD was represented by three senior staff members, U Tin Htut Oo, Chief of the Board of Directors, Senior Research Fellow Win Min and Senior Policy Analyst Min Zarni Lin.

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Lowering Barriers to Finance is Key to Ensure Sustainable Agricultural Growth in Myanmar

In the past three years, Myanmar’s banking and finance sector has witnessed rapid growth, primarily aided by foreign direct investment inflows and economic liberalisation. Despite this growth, however, millions of farmers lack access to finance due to the absence of financial institutions and barriers to affordable lending in rural areas.

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CESD’s Latest Report on Myanmar Labour Issues from the Perspective of Enterprises

Titled “Myanmar Labour Issues from the Perspective of Enterprises: Findings from a CESD survey among food processing and garment manufacturing businesses”, CESD’s latest report intends to help bridge the information gap in Myanmar’s labour market, based on an extensive survey of garment manufacturing and food processing sectors.

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