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This article looks back on the 40 years of UNDP in Laos, on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of UNDP's existence.
Trustworthy technology offers new hope for Laos’ poorest communities.
The rainy season used to mean a loss of revenue for Timchai, a farmer in the southern Lao province of Saravene. Rainfall during this five-month period would often make the road running from her village to the nearest market impassible, causing her produce to rot before she had an opportunity to sell it. But thanks to the construction of a new road, Timchai can now access the market in any weather.