Education Channel Launches in Myanmar
June 2, 2020
The Goethe-Institut and GIZ have facilitated the development of an education channel in Myanmar in cooperation with the Ministry of Education. The newly established channel started broadcasting on April 30, 2020.
Approximately 50 hours of science and technology programs from Deutsche Welle have been licensed and translated into Burmese for the channel. Staff of the Education Channel were also trained in all aspects of producing educational television content through a series of workshops.
In addition, over 100 STEM teaching resources having been developed corresponding to the educational films and a digital education platform (Myanmar E-Channel Media Resources only available in Burmese) was developed where all of the content can be freely accessed online.