Sustainable Hydropower and Regional Cooperation in Myanmar

The World Bank Group (WBG) and the International Hydropower Association (IHA) is pleased to invite stakeholders from multilateral and private financial institutions, planning agencies, government, civil society and business organizations from Myanmar and around the region to take part in discussions on sustainable hydropower and regional cooperation in Myanmar. Highlights of the workshop will be presented in global and regional forums including the 2015 IHA World Congress in Beijing, China.


The event aims to foster knowledge and encourage exchange between stakeholders in the energy and water sectors to develop good international industry practice for hydropower development in Myanmar. It builds on a series of previous events organized by IHA and IFC and addresses the important contribution that hydropower makes to regional cooperation and development.



The workshop will be held in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar on January 19-20, 2015.



Click here to download the agenda. Please send your registration form to Pwint Thet Khaing at:


Participation is limited to 75 participants. Please register early to secure a seat for your participation. IFC encourages all interested participants to join.


The workshop will be conducted in English. Simultaneous translation from English into Burmese language will be provided.


For more information on this workshop program, please contact Kate Lazarus, IFC Senior Operations Officer at