2014 Asia Foundation Development Fellow
As an officer working in bilateral and multilateral level development agencies of the UK and other development agencies, Ms. Eaimt Phoo Phoo Aung has been primarily working on macro-economic, economic governance and other development concerns in Myanmar since 2012. From 2010 to 2011, she worked as a training coordinator for a local organization called Training and Career Network to facilitate the growth of Myanmar young people from different regions of the country, developing future potential in academic and professional career paths. In 2008, she represented Myanmar as a Youth Delegate at the Youth Camp for Asia Future in Korea for promoting friendship among 28 Asian countries. Ms. Aung has a master’s degree in International Development Studies from Chulalongkorn University, Thailand, a bachelor’s degree in English from Yangon University of Distance Education, and a bachelor’s degree in Business Management from National Management College in Yangon, Myanmar.