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Profiles in Development

Aung Aung
Aung Aung, MIDP '11

Aung Aung, a 2011 graduate of the MIDP program and Rotary World Peace Fellow, began working as a Program Officer with the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) in August of this year.


Since that time, he has been working to make sure his home country, Myanmar, emerges stronger from nearly 50 years of authoritarian rule. He is currently collaborating with the Ministry of Education and other organizations on a complete review of the country’s education system. Read more.