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United States Provides Pediatric Pfizer Vaccines to Protect Children from COVID-19
November 4, 2022

The United States Government has handed over 201,600 doses of pediatric Pfizer COVID-19 vaccines to the Government of Lao PDR through the COVAX facility to support the country’s efforts to vaccinate children aged 5-11 against COVID-19. This is COVAX’s latest effort to close the vaccine equity gap globally and contribute to countries’ economic and social recovery from the pandemic.

TV Series ‘My House’ Returns for Third Season
November 1, 2022

Lao children will soon enjoy the third season of “My House”, a popular educational and entertaining TV series supporting early childhood development. The series aims to promote the physical, cognitive, social and emotional development of young Lao children

USAID Provides $1.5 Million for COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout Support in Lao PDR
October 14, 2022

On a visit to Sisattanak District Hospital today, U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for East Asia and Pacific Affairs Daniel Kritenbrink announced an additional $1.5 Million USD to further increase COVID-19 vaccination rollout support.  The funding is administered through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and implemented by the World Health Organization (WHO) and UNICEF.

USAID and UNFPA Sign Agreement to Support Preparation of the 5th Population and Housing Census 2025
September 11, 2022

August 2022, Vientiane Capital - The United State Agency for International Development (USAID) has committed $500,000 USD to support preparation of the 5th Population and Housing Census (PHC) 2025. The funds will be provided through the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA).

USAID, National Assembly, and UNDP Strengthen Lao PDR’s Parliaments
September 11, 2022

VIENTIANE CAPITAL - On September 6, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), the National Assembly, and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) launched a new project to strengthen Lao PDR’s National and Provincial People’s Assemblies.

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Last updated: November 07, 2022

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