First field visit to Buthidaung , Maungtaw townships in Rakhine State , by Technical Working Group
Naypyitaw July 23
Technical Working Group (TWG) visited some potential projects sites in Buthidaung and Maungtaw townships from 21 to 23 July 2018. It was the first field visit by TWG conducted before effective implementation of the MOU signed between Ministry of Labour, Immigration and Population (MLIP), UNDP and UNHCR on 6 June 2018.
During the field visit, TWG team went on site visits to the villages of Buthidaung and Maungtaw townships, and met the local people. The purpose of the mission is for the TWG to familiarize with the situation on the ground, including visiting some of the potential project sites of the region.
The visit of the TWG team will be immediately followed by assessment teams from the Government of Myanmar, UNDP and UNHCR to the Village Tracts being considered.
—MNA, The Global New Light of Myanmar