What We Do

UNDP supports the Government of Lao PDR through a partnership approach, engaging with development partners, civil society and the private secor, in order to address development challenges. UNDP Lao PDR provides technical expertise and policy advice to the Government to implement national stragetgies and plans, and to localise the Sustainable Development Goals. 

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COP 21

From November 30 to December 11, governments will convene in Paris for the 21stConference of the Parties (COP21) to agree on a new global climate change agreement. A universal agreement that covers all countries, developed and developing, the COP21 climate deal will serve as the starting point for a long-term effort to stop global temperatures from rising more than­ 2°C (3.6 degrees Fahrenheit).

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UNDP and Climate Change: Zero Carbon, Sustainable Development

This infographic report provides a snapshot of the breadth and depth of UNDP’s climate change work in the hope that our experiences and expertise can be beneficial to countries as they deliver their climate change and development goals in 2016 and beyond. 

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Featured Publication
The MDGs and Lessons Learnt for the Post-2015 Period: A Summary Review

This Review summarizes the achievements and the lessons learnt from the MDG implementation process in Lao PDR, and reflects on strengths and areas in need of improvement. The Review aims to contribute to the dialogue on the post-2015 agenda in Lao PDR.