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Vientiane (Vientiane Times) - Agriculture experts along with development partners and line departments of Ministry...
Vientiane (Vientiane Times) - Agriculture and health officials and experts from the Food and Agriculture...
Vientiane (Vientiane Times) - The government is preparing to formulate a National Seed Policy to ensure...
Vientiane (Vientiane Times) - Lao government officials and development partners gathered in Vientiane on Friday...

Jointly developed with the Lao Government and other partners, the Country Programming Framework 2016-2021 (CPF) reflects relevant priorities in national development policies and programmes, including the Agricultural Development Strategy to 2025 adopted in 2015.

The CPF for Laos addresses four priority areas: (1) Fostering agricultural production and rural development; (2) Improved food security and nutrition, with special focus on the most vulnerable (e,g, poor women, food-insecure farm households; (3) Forests and other ecosystems are protected and enhanced; (4) Improving capacity to respond to food and agricultural threats and emergencies and the impact of climate change.

Meetings/Workshops/Events

  • 27 September 2017. Meeting of Sector Working Group on Agriculture and Rural Development, Vientiane.
  • 16/17 October 2017. World Food Day Celebrations, Vientiane.
  • 22/23 November 2017. Roundtable Implementation Meeting, Pakse.