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10 July 2015
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Lao PDR officially announces the 4th Population and Housing Census
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
28 November 2014
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Vientiane, 28 Nov 2014 – The Ministry of Planning and Investment welcomed the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) State of the World Population Report (SWOP) 2014 under the theme: “The power of 1.... Read more
18 November 2014
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Vientiane, 13 Nov 2014 – Media play a significant role in promoting gender equality and stop violence against women and girls. To mark the 33rd international Day of Elimination on Violence Against... Read more
15 October 2014
Statement
Mr. President, Distinguished Delegates, Ladies and Gentlemen, It is my great honour to participate in the 29th Special Session of the United Nations General Assembly on the follow-up to the... Read more

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