Development cooperation , 12.11.2015

MYA/Support to Myanmar Peace Fund


There has been ethnic conflicts in Myanmar as long as Myanmar has been independent. Since president Thein Sein took the office of the President he gave peace a change. There has been many friends of the peace process in Myanmar lately. Joint Peace Fund for Myanmar the first joint effort to promote coordination among the donors in a very concrete way. Pooled fund is going to be very important actor assisting the people of Myanmar to achieve a final and sustainable settlement to ethnic armed conflict in Myanmar. Beneficiaries are the people of Myanmar in general. The other involved donors are: Norway, Denmark, Sweden, UK, EU, USA and Austraia. The funding is available for 3 years and it is in total 4.5M€

Funding decision  12.11.2015

4 500 000 €

Objectives monitored by OECD's Development Assistance Committee

  • Participatory development/Good governance
  • Gender equality

Field of activity

  • Post-conflict peace-building (UN) 100%

Funding channel

YK:n projektipalvelutoimisto UNOPS



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