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Launch of Public Awareness Raising Materials to Support Combating Human Trafficking in Lao PDR
July 29, 2022

On the occasion of the World Day Against Trafficking in Persons, the Ministry of Information, Culture and Tourism (MICT), the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and Winrock International launched  Information Education Communication (IEC) materials on Counter Trafficking in Persons (TIP) on July 29, 2022 at a ceremony held at Laotel. 

USAID Country Representative to Lao PDR Mr. Michael Ronning and Director General Department Healthcare and Rehabilitation, Ministry of Health Dr. Khamsay Detleuxay, to officially handover equipment for rehabilitation and functional exercise for the Rehabilitation Unit, in Kham District Hospital, Xieng Khouang Province
July 28, 2022

On July 25, USAID Country Representative to Lao PDR Mr. Michael Ronning and Director General Department Healthcare and Rehabilitation, Ministry of Health Dr. Khamsay Detleuxay, to officially handover equipment for rehabilitation and functional exercise for the Rehabilitation Unit, in Kham District Hospital, Xieng Khouang Province, supported by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID).

USAID Supports the Ministry of Health to Expand COVID-19 Vaccination in Lao PDR
June 29, 2022

Vientiane Capital, June 29, 2022 – The United States through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) officially handed over cold chain and IT equipment worth around U.S. $150,000 to the Ministry of Health (MOH) to further expand COVID-19 vaccination coverage in Lao PDR, especially in hard-to-reach communities.

After announcing the $2.6 education grant, DA Coleman joined children at Nahaidiew Primary School in a dance to the MyHouse TV series
May 15, 2022

Isobel Coleman, Deputy Administrator (DA) for Policy and Programming for the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), visited Laos on May 13-14, 2022.  This visit reaffirmed USAID commitment to the U.S.-Lao Comprehensive Partnership, inaugurated by former President Barack Obama and President Bounnhang Vorachit in 2016.

USAID Announced $5.6 Million to Address the Impacts of COVID-19 on Education and Economic Growth in Laos
May 15, 2022

Isobel Coleman, Deputy Administrator (DA) for Policy and Programming for the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), announced US $5.6 million in additional assistance to address the impacts of COVID-19 on economic growth and primary education in Lao PDR on May 13, 2022. 

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Last updated: March 23, 2021

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