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GONGOs (Government-Organised "NGOs")

Websites/Multiple Documents

Title: Myanmar Medical Association
Language: English
Source/publisher: MMA (GONGO)
Alternate URLs: http://www.masean.org/myanmar/
Date of entry/update: 03 June 2003

Title: The Myanmar Maternal and Child Welfare Association (MMCWA)
Description/subject: THE SITE SEEMS TO HAVE BEEN OCCUPIED. I WILL CHECK IT FROM TIME TO TIME... The Director is the wife of the Head of Military Intelligence. "The MMCWA is a voluntary organization dedicated to serving the Myanmar society in promoting the health and well being of mothers and children with the aim to improving the quality of life of the people. Health education and dissemination of IEC materials. Provision of ante-natal, intra-natal and post-natal care. Exclusive breast feeding promotion. Birth Spacing counseling and services. Maternal and child immunization. Growth monitoring and health education or nutrition. Supplementary lunch programmes for under five children. Provision of child daycare centers for early childhood development and to enable mother to work. Provision of financial assistance (scholarship) to students to enable them to enroll and remain in school. Functional literacy programmes for children as well as adults. Income-generation programmes with provision of training, loans and supplies. Care of the elderly. Health education programmes for adolescenters and youth. Screening programmes for early detection of breast and uterine cancer. Training programmes for trainers at all levels of MMCWA." Section on Violence Against Women.
Language: English
Source/publisher: MMCWA (GONGO)
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 03 June 2003

Title: The Myanmar National Committee for Women's Affairs
Description/subject: "The patron of the committee is the Secretary -1 of the State Peace and Development Council, Lt. General Khin Nyunt..." [the Committee] "was formed on 3rd July 1996, to systematically implement activities for the advancement of women. Subsequently, the Myanmar Nationaal Working Committee for Women's Affairs (MNCWA) was formed on 7 October 1996, to facilitate the activities. The government also designated the Ministry of Social Welfare, Relief and Resettlement as the National Focal Point for Women's Affairs." Section on Violence Against Women.
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC
Date of entry/update: 03 June 2003

Title: USDA website
Description/subject: THE FRONT PAGE SEEMS TO HAVE BEEN SQUATTED. THE OTHER PAGES LOOK USDESQUE...Fun site:- statements, organisational structure (in Burmese), 3 main national causes, 12 objectives, aims, flag, motto, bouncing bridges and flickering filmstars, events and activities, news articles, shopping guides, sport, astrology, photo gallery, business (mostly foreign), weather forecast, defence of Myanmar etc. Slow site.
Language: English, Burmese
Source/publisher: Union Solidarity and Development Association (USDA)
Format/size: html
Alternate URLs: http://www.usda.org.mm/eng/
Date of entry/update: 28 May 2006

Individual Documents

Title: Myanmar Red Cross Society
Description/subject: Home... About Us... How We Help... Media & Publications... Support MRCS... Volunteer... Contact Us... Links... MRCS Staff Email.
Language: English
Source/publisher: Myanmar Red Cross Society
Format/size: html
Alternate URLs: http://www.ifrc.org/en/what-we-do/where-we-work/asia-pacific/myanmar-red-cross-society/
Date of entry/update: 03 June 2003