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Vientiane.- (Vientiane Times) Laos and other countries around the world have pledged to take immediate action...
Vientiane.- (Vientiane Times) The government has developed a strategy to restore forest cover to 70 percent...
Jogjakarta and Solo, Indonesia.- A delegation of six Lao officials participated in a study tour on...

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

  • 17 November 2016. National Nutrition Forum
  • 24/25 November 2016. Roundtable Implementation Meeting
  • 9 December 2016. Meeting of Sub-Sector Working Group on Agrobiodiversity