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News Laos Education: 35th Universal Periodic Review: UK statement on Lao People's Democratic Republic

Published on: Tuesday 21 January 2020
35th Universal Periodic Review: UK statement on Lao People's Democratic Republic
News source: https://www.gov.uk/government/news/35th-universal-periodic-review-uk-statement-on-lao-peoples-democratic-republic

The United Kingdom recognises progress in the Lao People’s Democratic Republic, including on education and healthcare. The UK welcomes increasing infrastructure and development in Laos, but remains ...

News Laos Education: Through food, self-trained chef shares her culture

Published on: Saturday 05 October 2019
Through food, self-trained chef shares her culture
News source: https://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/lifestyle/people/story/2019-10-05/through-food-self-trained-chef-shares-her-culture

Christy Innouvong-Thornton is deputy director and co-founder of Courageous Kitchen, a food education nonprofit. She's also a participating chef in the San Diego Asian Film Festival's kick-off event, Chew The Scene, on Oct. 10

News Laos Education: Lao ride-hailing service app set to be featured at Mekong start-up meet

Published on: Sunday 06 October 2019
Lao ride-hailing service app set to be featured at Mekong start-up meet
News source: https://www.phnompenhpost.com/business/lao-ride-hailing-service-app-set-be-featured-mekong-start-meet

A ride-hailing service operating in Laos will be represented at the Mekong Innovation Startup in Tourism (Mist) meeting in Thailand this week. LOCA, a Lao start-up and a major player in the ride-hailing business in Laos, has been selected to represent Laos in the final pitching competition at Mist on October 8-9 in Bangkok.

News Laos Education: ‘Malnutrition costs 2.4% of annual Lao GDP’

Published on: Thursday 18 July 2019
‘Malnutrition costs 2.4% of annual Lao GDP’
News source: https://www.phnompenhpost.com/business/malnutrition-costs-24-annual-lao-gdp

A child born in Laos today is only 45 per cent as productive as he or she would be if they enjoyed complete education and full health. Childhood stunting is associated with poor health, delayed child ...

News Laos Education: China-Laos railway to see thousands job openings

Published on: Wednesday 03 July 2019
China-Laos railway to see thousands job openings
News source: https://menafn.com/1098721776/ChinaLaos-railway-to-see-thousands-job-openings?src=Rss

(MENAFN) Lao Deputy Minister of Education and Sports Kongsy Sengmany announced that by 2021, thousands of job opportunities are expected to open thanks to the China-Laos railway. Following this ...

News Laos Education: WFP hands over school feeding program to Laos

Published on: Wednesday 15 May 2019
WFP hands over school feeding program to Laos
News source: https://menafn.com/1098529186/WFP-hands-over-school-feeding-program-to-Laos

Lao Minister of Education and Sports said: "School meals have given a generation of our children better nutrition and health, helped them grow, develop and achieve success at school." "They have ...

News Laos Education: Healthy diets vital for progress in Lao PDR, say UN food agencies

Published on: Thursday 23 May 2019
Healthy diets vital for progress in Lao PDR, say UN food agencies
News source: http://www.fao.org/news/story/en/item/1194522/icode/

Lao PDR has made good progress over the past twenty years in ... Women are receiving support and education to help prevent adolescent pregnancies and to better participate in nutrition-sensitive ...

News Laos Education: Pinay U-15 football team loses in AFF semis

Published on: Monday 20 May 2019
Pinay U-15 football team loses in AFF semis
News source: http://www.espn.com/story/_/id/26785191/pinay-u-15-football-team-loses-aff-semis

The Philippines ended their quest for the AFF U-15 Women's Championship after falling to Laos, 3-1, in the semifinals on Sunday evening at the Institute of Physical Education in Chonburi, Thailand. ...

News Laos Education: Rail to boost Lao, Thai trade nomies

Published on: Sunday 10 February 2019
News source: https://www.phnompenhpost.com/business/rail-boost-lao-thai-trade-nomies

Associate Professor Prapansak Chaveerach, Director of the Bureau of Academic Administration and Development, Khon Kaen University, said cooperation between Laos and Khon Kaen is increasing, including ...

News Laos Education: Wisconsin Hmong relied their heritage, deep cultural traditions

Published on: Thursday 02 May 2019
News source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/wisconsin-hmong-relied-on-their-heritage-deep-cultural-traditions/ar-AAANxqt

Others who fought on the losing side stayed in Laos and took their chances with the new Communist regime, a choice that ended in execution for some and extended time in “re-education camps” for others ...

News Laos Education: Laos: Call for bids for the British Embassy Programme Fund 2019/20

Published on: Thursday 02 May 2019
News source: https://www.gov.uk/government/news/british-embassy-vientiane-laos-call-for-bids-201920

All projects submitted must directly support at least one of the following priority objectives for the British Embassy Programme Fund: 1) Promoting Education. Preference will be given to projects ...