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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 February 2016
News
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
News
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
15 December 2015
Press Release
The data collection of the 4th Population and Housing Census was conducted from 1-7 March 2015 throughout the country. The census is conducted in a ten year basis to provide up-to-date information... Read more
9 December 2015
News
The outgoing Representative took the opportunity to express gratitude for the excellent partnership and commitment of the Government during the period of his assignment in Laos. He cited a number of... Read more
7 December 2015
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Vientiane, Lao PDR, 7 December 2015 - The health needs of women and adolescents are too often neglected in humanitarian response to natural disasters and conflicts around the world, even though... Read more
24 November 2015
Statement
One in three women worldwide has experienced physical or sexual violence, most often by an intimate partner. In most countries, fewer than four in 10 survivors of such violence seek help. Violence... Read more
11 November 2015
News
Vientiane, 10 November 2015 - A consultation meeting on the establishment of Master Programme in Population and Development Studies was conducted today by the National University of Laos with support... Read more
5 November 2015
News
Savanakhet Province, Lao PDR - Nestled in a remote forest near the border with Viet Nam, the village of Labangkhok is one of the poorest in the Lao People's Democratic Republic. Off the grid, and... Read more
17 September 2015
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15 September 2015, Vientiane - Ms Kate Gilmore, Deputy Executive Director of the United Nations Population Funds (UNFPA) together with Ms Yoriko Yasukawa, Regional Director of UNFPA Asia and Pacific... Read more

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