Overview of the August 2018 3W - Rakhine State
The MIMU 3W gathers inputs from participating humanitarian and development agencies on Who is doing What, Where, across Myanmar. It is conducted every 6 months and provides information on agencies’ activities at various levels (village/village tract/township and IDP camps).
222 agencies participated in the August 2018 3W, providing information on their humanitarian and development activities across 22 sectors and 154 sub-sectors as defined by technical/sector working groups. 3W reporting is quite comprehensive for projects of INGO, UN and Red Cross agencies, but there is under-reporting of activities of local NGOs and CBOs since not all are participating. Agencies must report to a sufficiently detailed level (village or camp level) for their work to be reflected fully in the MIMU 3W products.
This Overview of the Rakhine 3W results describes projects under implementation as of August 27, 2018. Further information on planned and recently completed projects is available from the 3W dataset, published on the MIMU website. Projects under implementation can also be viewed in our interactive dashboards - 3W Township Dashboard, 3W Village Tract Dashboard, and the 3W Technical Assistance Dashboard.
1. Organizations active in Rakhine State
In total, 67 agencies reported activities in Rakhine state: 48 are engaged in Development focused projects (2,620 villages), 20 are engaged in activities which target other vulnerable groups (not IDP related) (624 villages), 23 are engaged in activities which target IDP and Host Community (307 villages) and 13 are active in IDP-only Focused activities. IDP-related projects were reported in a total of 62 camps or camp-like settings.
A total of 158 projects were reported in Rakhine State: 30% of the projects involve work with IDPs (48 IDP & Host Community or IDP-only focused projects), and 70% have a focus on other populations (110 Other Vulnerable Groups and/or Development-focused projects).
Non-IDP focused projects (Other vulnerable groups and/or Development activities): 61 organizations reported 110 projects under implementation in Rakhine that are village or township based. The majority are implemented by INGOs. Most of the reported are in Buthidaung (350 villages), Kyaukpyu and Mrauk-U (255 villages in each), Maungdaw (250 villages), Ann (224 villages), Toungup (211 villages), Pauktaw (181 villages), Myebon and Thandwe (175 villages in each), Kyauktaw (159 villages), Minbya (150 villages), Gwa (118 villages), Ponnagyun (98 villages), Ramree (89 villages), Rathedaung (53 villages) and Sittwe (45 villages).
IDP & Host Community and IDP-only focused activities: 23 organizations reported 48 projects under implementation in 309 villages and 62 IDP camps. The majority are implemented by INGOs and UN agencies. Most of these projects are in Sittwe (99 villages and 29 camps), Rathedaung (79 villages and 3 camps), Kyauktaw (57 villages and 11 camps), Minbya (27 villages and 4 camps), Mrauk-U (22 villages and 4 camps), Pauktaw (12 villages and 6 camps), Myebon (10 villages and 2 camps), Kyaukpyu (2 villages and 2 camps), and Maungdaw (1 Village).