Historical Development of Rural Societies and Villager's Livelihood in Myanmar - from Tradition to Modernity, (in cooperation with Kyoto University)


To understand the holistic rural livelihood in the context of historical perspective of introduction of modernization initiated under British colonization and its effect at the present.

To make a set of database for locally available wisdom and knowledge in social management and rural resource in the traditional life style of rural peoples.
To identify the potential of a rural history as one of the tolls of designing the rural development programme.
Seminars and Research Publication.

SEAMEO Regional Centre for History and Tradition Pyay Road,
Yangon 11041, Myanmar
Tel: (+95-1) 515180, 536081 Fax: (+95-1) 515175
Email: info@seameochat.org Internet: www.seameochat.org

Last Modified : 6 July 2011 (HTZW)

Copyright 2009 by seameochat.org. Prepared by DPS (ems)