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26 May 2020
Press Release
UNFPA Lao PDR Representative Mariam Khan explains how a post-COVID-19 world has an opportunity to achieve gender equality more than ever.   Did you know that in Lao People's Democratic Republic, on... Read more
26 May 2020
Press Release
Vientiane, 26 May.2020 - Lao PDR currently has over 2.07 million young people in the age group of 10 to 24 years. This large group of young people can significantly contribute to the social and... Read more
18 May 2020
Press Release
Vientiane, 18 May 2020- The Centre for Communication and Education on Health(CCEH), Ministry of Health with support of UNFPA developed a mobile application “Noi Yakhoo” to increase access of... Read more
10 May 2020
Press Release
Mariam. A Khan, Representative of UNFPA Lao PDR Over the years, there have been more girls attending schools and completing their studies with many focusing on their careers and a bright future.... Read more
8 May 2020
Press Release
My name is Phonmala Manomath. I am 57 years old and I am from Huaxieng Village, Luang Prabang District, Luang Prabang Province in Lao PDR. I have been a midwife teacher for almost 30 years now,... Read more
7 May 2020
Press Release
My name is Siliphone Kharykham. I am 19 years old and I am from Dontun Village, Xienghone District, Sayaboury Province in Lao PDR. I am graduating as a midwife this year. What I most love about my... Read more
6 May 2020
Press Release
My name is Lotchana Nonpasith. I am 41 and I am from Dongdumduan Village, Kaysone District, Savannakhet Province in Lao PDR.  I have been a midwife for almost 16 years now. I enjoy the job I am doing... Read more
5 May 2020
Statement
Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on the International Day of the Midwife As the world battles COVID-19, women continue to get pregnant and babies are still being born. ... Read more
5 May 2020
Press Release
  I am Samayphone Souliyavong. I am 21 years old and I am from Phukkhaya Village, Atsaphone District, Savannakhet Province in Lao PDR. I am studying midwifery and this is my final year. I chose this... Read more
30 April 2020
Press Release
30 April 2020 Vientiane- “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure”. To protect health workers and ensure they continue to serve communities especially for maternal health, during COVID-19.... Read more

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