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25 November 2022
Press Release
Stakeholders Unite At The Patuxay Monument To End Violence Against Women

Stakeholders Unite At The Patuxay Monument To End Violence Against Women

25 November 2022, Vientiane, Lao PDR - The National Commission for the Advancement of Women, Mother-Child (NCAWMC) and Lao Women’s Union (LWU), in... Read more

17 November 2022
News
Lao Statistics Bureau led the 3rd stakeholders Briefing on the preparation of the 5th Population and Housing Census of Lao PDR

Lao Statistics Bureau led the 3rd stakeholders Briefing on the preparation of the 5th Population and Housing Census of Lao PDR

17 November 2022, Vientiane, Lao PDR – Lao Statistic Bureau (LSB), Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI), in collaboration with United Nations... Read more

11 November 2022
Statement
A family in Phonthong, Luang Prabang province, Lao PDR @UNFPA2021

Why rights-based family planning is central to sustainable development

In the lead up to the International Conference on Family Planning, to be held in Pattaya, Thailand from 14- 17 November 2022, UNFPA’s Regional... Read more

1 November 2022
Press Release
Adolescent research day forum held in Vientiane with focus on promoting adolescent health and development in the post-COVID-19 c

Adolescent research day forum held in Vientiane with focus on promoting adolescent health and development in the post-COVID-19 context

01 November 2022, Vientiane, Lao PDR – The Lao Tropical and Public Health Institute (Lao TPHI) and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)... Read more

27 October 2022
Press Release
Deputy Prime Minister, Chairperson of NCAWMC, H.E. Professor Kikeo Khaykhamphithoune

Vice Governors of provinces in Lao PDR reaffirm their commitment to advance the rights of adolescent girls through the provincial plans

27 October 2022, Vientiane, Lao PDR – H.E. Professor Kikeo Khaykhamphithoune, Deputy Prime Minister, Chairperson of NCAWMC, led a meeting of the... Read more

26 October 2022
Press Release
International Day of the Girl Child and Noi, an adolescent, turns 16 "Our time is Now – our rights, our future"

International Day of the Girl Child and Noi, an adolescent, turns 16 "Our time is Now – our rights, our future"

On the 10th anniversary of the International Day of the Girl Child (IDGC), the Lao Women's Union and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA... Read more

25 October 2022
Press Release
UNFPA provided dignity kits to Lao Youth Union to preposition for emergency response

UNFPA provided dignity kits to Lao Youth Union to preposition for emergency response

25 October 2022, Vientiane, Lao PDR – The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) handed over 486 sets of Dignity kits to the Lao Youth Union to... Read more

13 October 2022
News
 A mother-daughter midwife team saving mothers and babies in Lao PDR

A mother-daughter midwife team saving mothers and babies in Lao PDR

Simmaly 51 and Amina 28 years old are a mother daughter midwives team working in Champasack province in southern Lao PDR. The mother and daughter duo... Read more

26 September 2022
Press Release
LWU endorses Standard Operating Procedures to systemise social service response to gender-based violence

LWU endorses Standard Operating Procedures to systemise social service response to gender-based violence

Vientiane Capital, 23 September 2022 - The Lao Women’s Union (LWU), in partnership with United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), with financial... Read more

26 September 2022
Press Release
Fun Run for World Contraception Day 2022! Ministry of Health and UNFPA raise awareness to protect the ability of women to become

Fun Run for World Contraception Day 2022! Ministry of Health and UNFPA raise awareness to protect the ability of women to become pregnant by choice, not by chance

Vientiane Capital, 26 September 2022 World Contraception Day, this year, was marked by the Ministry of Health, United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA... Read more

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