The Committee for Development Policy has announced that Lao PDR has fulfilled the eligiblity criteria to graduate from Least Developed Country (LDC) status for the first time.
The Round Table Implementation Meeting 2018 was successfully concluded in Vientiane Capital on Wednesday, 05th December 2018.
The grant from the United Nations Central Emergency Response Fund will be used in the country's Khammouane Province
In August 2018, a joint Republic of Korea-UNDP delegation undertook a field mission to Xieng Khouang Province to witness the progress of the UXO sector in Lao PDR.
The Global Partnership for Effective Development Cooperation commends Lao PDR’s partnership mechanisms for more effective development co-operation.
UNDP Lao PDR visited one of the most secluded communities in Laos. See what we encountered during our exhilirating journey!

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6.5 million

Population

23 %

Poverty rate

$2,270

Per capita income

0.586

Human Dev. Index

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