Creating Inclusive Networks, Helping Empower Communities and Developing Sustainable Livelihoods

Livelihoods

NAG livelihood projects improve the economic situation of communities by helping create community-specific business opportunities through increased access to investments, technology and capital.

Governance

NAG governance projects ensure that sound and just policies are established through active community participation and collaboration among a wide range of stakeholders.

Civil Society Strengthening

NAG works for community members to be aware of their rights and responsibilities and actively engage in decision marking at local and policy levels.

Public Service

NAG programs aim to improve the public service and ensure government departments and public services are fulfilling the basic needs of communities in an accountable and transparent manner.

OUR VISION

“Emergence of a peaceful, prosperous and dignified society
that values equity and diversity”

Activities

Farmer to Farmer Sesame Programme

Farmer to Farmer Sesame GAP Sharing Workshop

This farmer participation and knowledge sharing programme will soon engage with the farmers from Pyaw Bwe, Yamethin and Ayartaw townships in Mandalay Region.

In Kyauk Se township of Mandalay Region, Network Activities Group (NAG) has been introducing a ‘Farmer to Farmer Sesame Programme’ focusing on Good Agricultural Practice (GAP) for improving sesame produce quality (chemical free products), collective selling/ buying and enhancement of value chains. With just support of NAG, the programme is mainly led by Farmer Development Association (FDA) members as they are invaluable to the sharing process because of their own experiences.   Read more

Capacity Building

Capacity Building Training

NAG strongly believes without a strong HR team and even stronger policies and procedures, no organizational aims could be achieved.

Department of Rural Development (DRD), Telenor Myanmar and Network Activities Group (NAG) have been offering Rural Development and Project Cycle Management Training in DRD office in Botahtaung Township, Yangon since December 2016. The training aims to promote rural development and youth employment, and is therefore offered at a subsidized price. There are ten major development related subjects including development theories and concepts, community infrastructure development and mainstreaming in development etc.

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NAG Organizational Regular Quarterly Meeting Defines Real Task Force

NAG Third Quarterly Meeting (28-30 June 2017 at Crystal Jade)

Recent interpersonal communication that looked beyond ordinary paper based reports and telecommunications etc will take us a long way toward a mission of which we can all be proud.

Introduction From 28th to 30th June 2017, NAG organized third-quarter meeting of year 2017. We did forecast for upcoming three months, finalized code of conduct and set up HR and Finance policies on those three days. This report also highlights the challenges and complexities of implementing development activities in today’s challenging environment.
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NEWS

Fishery Policy Review in Mon State

Network Activities Group (NAG) in partnership with Helvetas on 8th August 2017, Mon fishery policy review workshop was held at Mon State Parliament Hall. About seventy three participants including U Htun Htay, Mon State Minister of Agriculture, Livestock and Transportation, Dr Aung Naing Oo, vice chairman of Mon Parliament, Daw Khaing Khaing Lei, Chairman of Mon State legislation committee and other committee members, U Than Chaung, Mon State Staff Officer from Department of Fisheries (DoF) and other diverse range of stakeholders from Mon State fishery partner organization, local fisher group, NGOs and INGOs took part in the workshop.
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Mon fishery policy review workshop was held at Mon State Parliament Hall

Research

NAG is a local nonprofit organization that works for improvement of livelihoods, governance, civil society strengthening and public service. Our publications database contains NAG publications and references of NAG and our partner organizations.

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Assessment of Stakeholder Interventions for Sustainable Agriculture in Myanmar’s Dry Zone.

 

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Policies, Institutions and Processes to Support Value Chains for Seed Development for Pulses, Legumes and Oil Crops in the Dry Zone.

 

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Policies, Institutions and Processes to Support Agricultural Mechanization Development in Myanmar’s Dry Zone

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A major goals of the Community Lead Coastal Management Gulf of Mottama (CLCMGoM) Project. This is to be achieved through a process of Co-management.

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Policies, Institutions and Processes to Support Climate Resilient and Sustainable Agriculture in Myanmar’s Dry Zone.

 

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Myanmar is one of the world’s top 15 fish producing nations, and in 2017 annual production reached 2.90 million metric tons according to data from the Fisheries and Global Information System (FIGIS) of the Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO).

 

Contact Us

Network Activities Group

Office Address:
No.31(A-1), Mya Hnin Si Street, Rose Park (3), Shwe Pinlon Housing, Ward (27), North Dagon Township, Yangon, Myanmar.

Tel : +95 9 450 69 4361

Email : info@nagmyanmar.org

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