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Lao People's Democratic Republic

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ADB (Asian Development Bank). 2007. Lao People’s Democratic Republic: Updating the National Water Policy and Strategy

AKHA (The Akha Heritage Foundation). 2006. The Xeset Dam in Laos 2006.

CIA (Central Intelligence Agency). 2010. The World Factbook: Laos.

FAO. 1999. Irrigation in Asia in figures. FAO Water Report no.18. Rome

FAO. 2002. Investment in Land and Water. Proceedings of the regional consultation, Bangkok, Thailand, 3-5 October 2001. Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific (RAP) Publication

FAO. 2008. Lao PDR. Agricultural Statistics 30 years (1976-2006). Regional data exchange systems (RDES) on Food and Agricultural Statistics in Asia and the Pacific.

FAO. 2010. National gender profile of agricultrual households: Lao PDR

Pheddara, P. 2007. Large rice-based irrigation systems in Lao PDR. In: Proceedings of the regional workshop on the future of large rice-based irrigation systems in Southeast Asia held in Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam, October 26-28, 2005. RAP Publication 2007/28, FAO, Rome, Italy, 101-107.

THPC (Theun-Hinboun Power Company). 2009. Theun-Hinboun Power Company.

WEPA (Water Environment Partnership in Asia). 2010. State of water environmental issues: Lao PDR. (Available at:, accessed in November 2010).


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