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21 October 2016
Press Release
Vientiane, 21 October 2016 – The Lao Statistics Bureau, Ministry of Planning and Investment released the final report of the 4th Population and Housing Census (PHC) 2015 which provides important data... Read more
11 October 2016
Press Release
11 October 2016, Vientiane Capital – Lao Youth Union, Lao Women Union, Ministry of Planning and Investment and United Nations Population Fund held a press conference to mark the International Day of... Read more
22 September 2016
Press Release
Vientiane Capital, 22 September 2016 – The consensus workshop on Family Planning is opened by Dr Phouthone Meuangpak, Vice Minister of Health along with Ms Frederika Meijer, UNFPA Representative. The... Read more
12 August 2016
Dispatch
12 August 2016, Vientiane Capital – Youth and policy makers meet today for the National Youth Forum to mark the International Youth Day 2016 and to provide inputs to the upcoming youth meeting... Read more
11 July 2016
Press Release
Vientiane, 11 July 2016 - World Population Day is celebrated every 11th of July in over 90 countries around the world. The day seeks to focus attention on the urgency and importance of population... Read more
8 April 2016
Dispatch
The workshop aims to gather health officials to discuss the current system, mechanism, tools and capacity of the health sectors in responding and addressing Violence against Women (VAW) as well as to... Read more
10 March 2016
Press Release
Commissioned by the Government and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), and with the support of UN Women and the World Health Organization, the Lao National Survey on Women's Health and Life... Read more
10 March 2016
Press Release
FP2020 is a global partnership that supports women and girls to freely and independently decide whether, with whom, when, and how many children they want to have. The partnership with governments,... Read more
10 February 2016
Dispatch
Ms. Meijer, a national of Dutch, comes with more than 25 years of professional experience in the areas of reproductive health, gender, and adolescent and youth. She joins UNFPA Lao PDR from her... Read more
18 December 2015
Dispatch
Vientiane, 18 December 2015 - Lao PDR has one of the youngest population in Southeast Asia. With nearly 60% of the population below the age of 25 years, the country will benefit hugely from this... Read more

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