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Project Outputs

A curriculum in Environmental Protection at the three participating Myanmar universities, which comprises 
new and improved courses that include 12 topics, such as:

  • ​​environmental impact assessments and conservation biology

  • research methods, field techniques and research analysis

  • geographic information systems (GIS)

  • information and communications technology (ICT)   

  • scientific report writing and data presentation  

  • environmental law  

  • natural resource management and protected area management

  • community-based conservation

  • outreach and dissemination.   

Myanmar university staff that work within international scientific networks and have improved skills, including:

  • hard skills for field and laboratory research

  • information and communication technology (ICT) skills, including computer literacy

  • English language skills

  • soft skills, such as: decision making, problem solving, leadership, team work, critical thinking, work ethic, time management...

Improved technical capacity in the three participating Myanmar universities, including:

  • new technical equipment

  • new technical expertise to carry out research.

Improved accessibility to the three participating Myanmar universities, ensuring that university education is available to:

  • the most able students

  • students from the widest possible backgrounds, irrespective of gender, race or social status.

"The European Commission support for the production of this publication does not constitute an endorsement of the contents which reflect the views only of the authors, and the Commission cannot be held responsible for any use which may be made of the information contained therein"

 

Official project title: MuEuCAP - 'Supporting the modernization, accessibility and internationalization of environmental protection in Myanmar's higher education sector'

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