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11 November 2015
Dispatch
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
Feature Story
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
Dispatch
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
10 July 2015
Dispatch
Vientiane, 10 July 2015 - World Population Day is celebrated every 11th of July in over 90 countries in the world. The day seeks to focus attention on the urgency and importance of population issues... Read more
4 May 2015
Statement
Statement by Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, Executive Director, UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund The International Day of the Midwife – marked on 5 May. Today, on the International Day of the... Read more
29 April 2015
Dispatch
9 April 2015, Vientiane – A media conference on family planning in Lao PDR was conducted by the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) in collaborated with the Ministry of Health (MoH) in 29 April,... Read more
23 March 2015
Dispatch
20 March 2015, Vientiane – The International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD) was first organized in Cairo, Egypt, in 1994 bringing 179 countries to discuss the interlink between... Read more
23 March 2015
Dispatch
23 March 2015, Vientiane – The first ever Adolescent and Youth Situation Analysis Report (AYSA) of Lao youth has been conducted to better understand the range of determinants that affect young people... Read more
24 February 2015
Dispatch
Vientiane, 23-24 February 2015, a seminar on Population and Development in Lao PDR was conducted based on the demographic analysis highlight of key population situation and areas in Lao PDR for... Read more
11 February 2015
Dispatch
His Excellency Deputy Prime Minister of Lao PDR announced the kick-off of the 4th Population and Housing Census on 9 February 2015. The census dates will take place from 1 – 7 March 2015 throughout... Read more

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