Opening Remarks HDR and LDC report launch
Feb 12, 2016
UNDP Resident Representative Kaarina Immonen's opening remarks at the launch of the UNDP 2015 Global Human Development Report ‘Work For Human Development’ and UNCTAD 2015 Least Developed Countries Report ‘Transforming Rural Economies’ on 12th Feb 2016, Lanexang Meeting Room, UN House.
Opening Remarks by UNDP Resident Representative to the Governance Sector Working Group Annual Meeting
Nov 9, 2015
As a preparation to the High level Round Table Meeting in a few weeks, government ministries, development partners and civil society organizations came together to take stock of key achievements and challenges in the governance sector in Laos.
Ms. Kaarina Immonen’s speech at the press conference to announce the 12th High Level Round Table Meeting
Oct 6, 2015
UNDP Resident Representative and UN Resident Coordinator Ms. Kaarina Immonen speaks at the Press Conference to Announce the 12th High Level Round Table Meeting, Ministry of Planning and Investment, 6 Oct 2015
SPEECH: Ms. Kaarina Immonen, UNDP Resident Representative in Lao PDR, on the occasion of 5th Anniversary of the Entry into Force of the Convention on Cluster Munitions
Jul 31, 2015
I feel very privileged and honored to be here with you this morning as we celebrate the Fifth Anniversary of the Entry into Force of the Convention on Cluster Munitions or in short, the CCM. I would like to highlight the very special role of Lao in gathering support around this important convention.
Ms. Azusa Kubota, UNDP Resident Representative in Lao PDR, a.i. on the occasion of 4th Anniversary (1st of August) of the Entry into Force of the Convention on Cluster Munitions (CCM)
Aug 1, 2014
I feel privileged and honored to be here with you this morning as we celebrate the Fourth Anniversary of the Entry into Force of the Convention on Cluster Munitions or in short, the CCM. As the documentary shown here today clearly demonstrates, no country has felt more deeply the devastating impact of cluster munitions than the Lao PDR.
International Day of Mine Awareness and Assistance in Mine Action
Apr 4, 2014
International Mine Awareness Day is a meaningful day for all mine and UXO -affected countries such as Lao PDR. It is a day that we remember the innocent victims and reaffirm our strong commitment to a world free from the threat of mines and other remnants of war.