Myanmar City Life Survey

 

Public Finances and the Social Contract in Myanmar: Reflections from the City Life Survey

March 27, 2020

Publication

In 2018 The Asia Foundation, in partnership with the Yangon School of Political Science, rolled out the City Life Survey (CLS) following a successful pilot in 2017. The Asia Foundation invited research experts to take a deeper dive into the 2018 CLS, to contextualize and triangulate its findings against other sources of evidence. Public Finances an… Read more

 

Not Enough Time: Insight Into Myanmar Women’s Urban Experiences

March 27, 2020

Publication

In 2018 The Asia Foundation, in partnership with the Yangon School of Political Science, rolled out the City Life Survey (CLS) following a successful pilot in 2017. The Asia Foundation invited research experts to take a deeper dive into the 2018 CLS, to contextualize and triangulate its findings against other sources of evidence. Not Enough Time: I… Read more

 

City Life Survey 2018

February 21, 2019

Publication

The City Life Survey (CLS) is the first of its kind in Myanmar. It is a multi-year, multi-city public perception survey to support policy-makers improve the well-being of urban residents. The 2018 CLS asked 2,400 respondents of Yangon, Mandalay, Taunggyi, Mawlamyine and Monywa 135 questions on their personal, economic, physical, interpersonal well-… Read more

 

City Life Survey

June 12, 2018

Publication

Given the lack of reliable data in Myanmar as well as government’s lack of experience with city planning, complex urbanization issues are becoming significant challenges to policymakers. This pilot City Life Survey is the beginning of a project that is intended to shine light on what Myanmar’s cities are like as places to work and live. It is the f… Read more