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Socio-economic change due to media; a case study of Gangaw Township in Myanmar
- The aim of this paper is to identify the socio-economic conditions due to media in Gangaw Township. As communication has developed in the region, the postal service, the telegraph and phone communication have also developed. In addition, natural disasters such as floods and their consequences like losing human lives and animals and the destruction of belongings are effectively prevented, and thus it has become a great help for economic development. Motorcycles are being used as necessary, and icon phones are also great help for social and economic development. In this study, there different types of research methods were included to enable data triangulation, with findings from ethnographic study compared and contrasted with findings from in-depth interview (IDIS), Key informant interviews (KIIS) and data from document review. Forming the Philanthropic Parahita associations and contributing also help in the village welfare activities, to some extent, is a very important endeavor for the regional development of the whole area.
Nyunt Nyunt Win
- Universities Research Journal