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In 2018 and 2019, there were serious environment crises in southern part of Burma/Myanmar, as a heavy flooding, land slide and destruction of agriculture lands due to heavy rain.  The main cause of heavy and flooding was deforestation and mono-crop plantations in region and these have destroyed eco-system.  After flooding, the villagers learned that there was a need of environmental preservation in their communities or surrounding areas.  Mon State government officials have agreed that there is a need of environmental assessment in Mon State and environmental preservation. The objectives of this research are: Research on global warming and its impacts,…

After the EAOs reached bi-literal agreements with U Thein Sein government, although there has been peaceful situation in some areas of southern Burma/Myanmar, however, there has been increases of illicit drug sales in Mon State and Karen State.  Most of the drugs are amphetamines, and are distributed with a good network.  Since there is weak of rule of laws, and plenty of armed groups those surrendered to the Burmese Army are settled down as militia groups, the drug production and distribution has increased.  State governments could not well handle on drug production and distribution network. The serious impact was…