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12 August 2017
Press Release
Vientiane Capital – Massive crowd of young people around the capital have made a sprightly night at Thatluang Lake Walking Street. With support from United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), Lao Youth... Read more
11 July 2017
Statement
MESSAGE FOR WORLD POPULATION DAY 2017 Dr. Natalia Kanem, Acting Executive Director, UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund   Every day, vulnerable women, especially those who are poor and are... Read more
11 July 2017
Press Release
Vientiane, 11 July 2017 – As the world population is approaching  7.6 billion in 2017, this year July 11th marks 30 years of celebrating World Population Day since 1987. Ministry of Planning and... Read more
5 June 2017
Press Release
Vientiane, Lao PDR 6 June 2017 - With profound sadness, UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, announces that its Executive Director, Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, passed away suddenly at his home ... Read more
29 May 2017
    The power of mobile technology aims to strengthen maternal and newborn health in a rapidly-developing country Vientiane, May 19, 2017 – The Safe Delivery App, symbolizing the power of mobile... Read more
25 May 2017
Vientiane, 25 May 2017 – National University of Lao PDR officially announced to the nation with the launch of its first Master Programme in Population and Development Studies in Lao PDR with support... Read more
3 May 2017
A LANDMARK EVENT, A BLUEPRINT FOR THE FUTURE: THE FIRST NATIONAL FAMILY PLANNING CONFERENCE IN LAO PEOPLE’S DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC A landmark event is taking place in the Lao People’s Democratic... Read more
3 May 2017
In the News
Vientiane, May 3, 2017 – The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) hosted a reception on the occasion of the First National Family Planning Conference in Lao PDR and inauguration of the new UNFPA... Read more
30 March 2017
In the News
Representatives from the Ministry of Health and from the United Nations Joint Programme (UNJP) for Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn and Child Health (RMNCH) will visit Savannakhet Province from 29th... Read more
28 March 2017
Press Release
28 March 2017, Vientiane Capital - Ministry of Education and Sports (MoES) signed their Implementing Partner (IP) Agreement and Annual Work Plan 2017 with United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) at... Read more

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