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  • Key Themes in Land Governance: Synopses of Research, Policy and Action in the Mekong Region

    The Mekong region is marked by particular kinds of historical and contemporary land uses, social relations around land, interactions within and across national borders, and patt...

  • Indigenous data sovereignty in the Mekong Region

    The Mekong region is home to over 100 indigenous and ethnically distinct communities who have struggled to retain their autonomy. While each group of indigenous and ethnic minor...

  • Order On Strengthening Strictness of Timber Harvest Management and Inspection, Timber Transport and Business

    In order to strengthen the implementation of forest management, timber business, timber harvest, timber processing and timber trade with strictly respect to laws and regulations...

  • Laos Forestry Law (2019)

    This law determines the principles, regulations and measures on management, preservation, development, utilization and inspection of forest and forestland, promotion of regenera...

  • Guide on Responsible Agriculture and Forestry Investment in Lao PDR

    This guide studied and compiled relevant Lao investment principles, regulations, and laws; investment principles from ASEAN and the international level; and Chinese government g...

  • Contract farming in Laos: Responding to a rising agricultural trend

    This discussion note explores common practices of contract farming (CF) in Laos, which have rapidly expanded for export crops across many provinces since the early 2000s. The an...

  • Forest Category in Lao PDR, 2016

    Forest Category in Lao PDR, 2016 including national protected areas, national protection forests, and national production forests.

  • Decree No. 207 On ethnic group affairs (2020)

    This decree sets out the principles, regulations, and measures on the management of ethnic affairs.

  • What is the Forest Cover of Lao PDR? Understanding forest area figures

    This leaflet identifies how the selection of forest definition affect efforts towards achieving the government’s 70 percent forest cover target. What figures for forest area sho...

  • On Investment Approval and Land Management Mechanism For Leasing or Concession to Cultivate Crops

    This instruction is to implement the Law on Investment Promotion and the Decree of the Prime Minister on controlled businesses and concession activities in Lao PDR, ...

  • A Political Economy of Environmental Impact Assessment in the Mekong Region

    Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) is a central process in sustainable development to reduce and mitigate anticipated impacts of development projects. Every national governme...

  • Planned resettlement, unexpected migrations and cultural trauma in Laos

    Though not officially considered a 'policy' by the Lao government, resettlement of ethnic minorities has become a central feature of the rural development strategy in Laos. Over...

  • Challenges and Opportunities of Recognizing and Protecting Customary Tenure Systems in the Lao People's Democratic Republic

    This policy brief was developed in order to enable a meaningful engagement and policy dialogue with government institutions and other relevant stakeholders about challenges and ...

  • Lao Population and Housing Census 2015

    This dataset contains detailed and disaggregated information on demographic and socio-economic characteristics of the country’s population and households at village, district an...

  • COVID-19 outbreak prevention, control and response measures in VTE Capital (19-30 September 2021)

    the Vientiane Mayor thus issues the order on the COVID-19 outbreak prevention, control, and response measures in VTE Capital within the period of 19 -30 Sept 2021.

  • Cybersecurity in the Mekong region: An Analysis of the Legal Framework and Recommendations for the Protection of Indigenous Environmental Human Rights Defenders

    This article reviews the existing legal frameworks regulating cyber security and its applications in the Mekong countries with special focus on IEHRDs; to identify specific risk...

  • Assessment of the new Land Law and Forestry Law in Laos: Customary Tenure Rights over Land and Forests

    This report specifically details the differences between the newly promulgated Land Law and Forestry Law and their predecessor laws, the Land Law 2003 and the Forestry Law 2007,...

  • Higher Education Institutions in Laos

    This dataset shows the 11 public and private higher education institutions in Laos.

  • Securing Land Rights of Smallholder Farmers The Secure Access to Land and Resources (SALaR) Project Experience in Laos, the Philippines, and Uganda

    The Social Tenure Domain Model (STDM) is considered as one of the pilot land management platforms that has been initiatively developed as capacity building and tool development ...

  • Decree on the promulgation of the amended land law, 2019

    This decree divides into 15 sessions and consists of 188 articles. This law sets out the principles, regulations, measures on the management, monitoring of land works aiming to ...

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