Title of document: HELVETAS Swiss Intercooperation and HELVETAS in Myanmar “A Brief Overview”

Authors: HELVETAS Swiss Intercooperation

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Ministry/Government Agency/Organisation: HELVETAS Swiss Intercooperation

Year of publication: 2014

Geographic focus: Myanmar

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HELVETAS Swiss Intercooperation  was Founded in 1955 as first private Swiss development organization, 2011 merger with Intercooperation. We’re promotes multi-stakeholder and equitable partnership approaches, with special consideration given to strengthening local authorities, partners and communities to self determine and manage their own development over the longer term

HELVETAS started scoping in 2010 and piloting in Myanmar in 2012.

Main working areas are Rural Economy, Skills Development and Education, and Governance and Peace. Other working areas are integrated based on needs and added value.

Presentation of HELVETAS in Myanmar