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  • Actors and networks of agroecology in the Greater Mekong Subregion. 2015
      Actors and networks of agroecology in the Greater Mekong Subregion.  2015
    Author:  Jean-Christophe Castella and Jean-Francois Kibler
    Producing Organization:   IRD-CIRAD and GRET- Professionals for Fair Development
    Use Rights:  No Copyrights
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    Language:  English
    Type:  Report
    Size:  339.89 kB
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    Tags:  agroecology; gouvernance; networks; southeast asia;
    Summary:  

    .A comparative analysis of agroecology network led to a classification based on their conditions of emergence, their structure and governance mechanisms. The study points the strengths and weaknesses of the existing networks at the different scales. It shows that the different agroecology schools are not necessarily well coordinated at each level (national, regional, global) nor across levels for each agroecology school. The activities of a regional agroecology learning alliance should be grounded in strong national networks and endorsed by global networks.

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  • Lao Labor Migration and Remittance 2014
      Lao Labor Migration and Remittance 2014
    Author:  Mana Southichack, PhD
    Producing Organization:  Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation
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    Language:  english
    Type:  Report
    Size:  337.21 kB
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    Tags:  lao migrant workers remittance livelihood refugees and resettled abroad
    Summary:  

    International labor migration and remittances have grown increasingly more important in the global economy andin many developing countries, including Laos. More than half a million of Lao migrant workers were employed in many countries around the world in 2010

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  • AMultisectoral Food and Nutrition Security Action Plan (FNS-AP) - Progress and Update, March 12, 2014
     AMultisectoral Food and Nutrition Security Action Plan (FNS-AP) - Progress and Update,   March 12, 2014
    Author:  Dr. Bounthom Phengy
    Producing Organization:  Dr. Bounthom Phengy
    Use Rights:  No copyrigtht
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    Language:  English
    Type:  Presentation
    Size:  248.35 kB
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    Tags:  priority interventions nutrition policies multi sectoral implementation challenges
    Summary:  

    Presentation to the sector working group on agriculture and rural development

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  • Country Analysis Report: Lao PDR 2015
     Country Analysis Report: Lao PDR 2015
    Author:  The United Nations in Lao PDR
    Producing Organization:  The United Nations in Lao PDR
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    Language:  english
    Type:  Report
    Size:  5.43 MB
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    Tags:  good governance sme policy mdg
    Summary:  

    Overview. The Lao People’s Democratic Republic (Lao PDR) is a land-locked, ethnically diverse and mountainous country with an estimated population at 6.8 million.

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  • 01.IWRM -based Basin Development Strategy for the Lower Mekong Basin
    01.IWRM -based Basin Development Strategy for the Lower Mekong Basin
    Author:  Mekong River Commission (MRC)
    Producing Organization:  Mekong River Commission (MRC)
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    Language:  English
    Type:  Strategy document
    Size:  543.63 kB
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    Tags:  basin development, strategy development, impacts, basin management
    Summary:  

    The Strategy is a product of the MRC member Countries of Cambodia, Lao PDR, Thailand and Vietnam and will be implemented by them with the support and facilitation of the MRC and the financial support of their key development partners.

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  • 02.Fourth National Report to the Convention on Biological Diversity Draft September 2010
    02.Fourth National Report to the Convention on Biological Diversity Draft September 2010
    Author:  Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry
    Producing Organization:  Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry
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    Language:  English
    Type:  Report document
    Size:  4.63 MB
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    Tags:  biodiversity, forestry, convention on biological diversity, forest, landscape
    Summary:  

    Providing a potential for a strategic resource base and land-link in the Greater Mekong Sub-region (GMS).

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  • 03.Power, Progress and Impoverishment: Plantations, Hydropower, Ecological Change and Community Transformation in Hinboun District, Lao PDR June 2007
    03.Power, Progress and Impoverishment: Plantations, Hydropower, Ecological Change and Community Transformation in Hinboun District, Lao PDR  June 2007
    Author:  Keith Barney
    Producing Organization:  The Center for International Forestry Research
    Use Rights:  No copyright
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    Language:  English
    Type:  Report document
    Size:  6.72 MB
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    Tags:  forestry, progress and impoverishment, plantations, hydropower, ecological change, community transformation, hinboun district, culturally and environmentally
    Summary:  

    This report is dedicated to the people and families of Ban Pak Veng, Hinboun District,Khammouane Province, Lao PDR.

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  • 04.Industrial rubber plantation of the Viet---_lao rubber company, Bachiang District, Champasack Province 6 May 2007
    04.Industrial rubber plantation of the Viet---_lao rubber company, Bachiang District, Champasack Province 6 May 2007
    Author:  Francois Obein
    Producing Organization:  French agency for development
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    Language:  English
    Type:  Research document
    Size:  2.18 MB
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    Tags:  environmental impact, social impact, environmental, assessment, rubber plantation, industrial rubber plantation
    Summary:  

    Assessment of the environmental and social impacts created by the VLRC industrial rubber plantation and proposed environmental and social plans

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  • 05Aligning climate and development agendas in the Mekong region Options for regional collaboration between Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos June 2010
    05Aligning climate and development agendas in the Mekong region Options for regional collaboration between Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos  June 2010
    Author:  Heike Baumüller
    Producing Organization:  Department for international development
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    Language:  English
    Type:  Research document
    Size:  538.12 kB
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    Tags:  climate change, concession, low cabon development, vietnam, cambodia, laos
    Summary:  

    this paper highlights opportunities and strategies for regional cooperation to jointly tackle climate change impacts and
    move towards low carbon development.

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  • 06. TROPICAL FORESTRY REPORTS 33
    06. TROPICAL FORESTRY REPORTS 33
    Author:  Pia Katila
    Producing Organization:  Viikki Tropical Resources Institute (VITRI)
    Use Rights:  No copyright
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    Language:  English
    Type:  Report document
    Size:  1.71 MB
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    Tags:  tropical forest, forest, devolution of forest-related rightsm, devolution, forest policy
    Summary:  

    Analyse the contents and extent of forest-related rights that can be devolved to the local level according to the prevailing legal frameworks in six developing countries, to develop an empirical typology that represents the main types of devolution, and to compare the cases against a theoretical ideal type to assess in what way and to what extent the cases are similar to or differ from the theoretical construct.

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  • 07.DRAFT REPORT ON WORLDWIDE CERTIFIED CATTLE FARMING SYSTEM ANALYSIS FOR XIENG KHOUANG PROVINCE
    07.DRAFT REPORT ON WORLDWIDE CERTIFIED CATTLE FARMING SYSTEM ANALYSIS FOR XIENG KHOUANG PROVINCE
    Author:  Damrong Charles PHOMDOUANGSY
    Producing Organization:  SMALL SCALE AGRO-ENTERPRISE DEVEOLOPMENT FOR THE UPLANDS (SADU)
    Use Rights:  No copyright
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    Language:  English
    Type:  Research document
    Size:  370.8 kB
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    Tags:  cattle farming system analysis, xieng khouang provice, livestock production, market chain for cattle
    Summary:  

    The small-scale agro-enterprise development Upland (SADU) project has been to examine the market-chain for cattle and buffalo in Xieng Khouang province and piloted a number of other initiatives necessary to support the development of small holder fo livestock production.

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  • 08. Turning Land into Capital A review of recent research on land concessions for investment in Lao PDR
    08. Turning Land into Capital A review of recent research on land concessions for investment in Lao PDR
    Author:  Mike Dwyer
    Producing Organization:  CIDSE-Laos,Plan International Laos
    Use Rights:  No copyright
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    Language:  English
    Type:  Research document
    Size:  1.25 MB
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    Tags:  land concessions, capital, turning land into capital, land concessions for investment in laos
    Summary:  

    This volume comprises Part 1 of the report, and focuses on research summaries. Part 2(“Gaps analysis and recommendations for future research”) will be published as a separate document. As part of an ongoing discussion about how to study the relationship between land concessions and livelihoods, the results of the report will also be presented orally to the INGO Network in late 2007.

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  • 09. Forestry Sector Development Report for 2006/07(draft) for 1st Stakeholder Consultation on FS 2020 Implementation On Nov 14th and 15th, 2007 Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry Department of
    09. Forestry Sector Development Report for 2006/07(draft) for 1st Stakeholder Consultation on FS 2020 Implementation On Nov 14th and 15th, 2007 Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry Department of
    Author:  Department of Forestry
    Producing Organization:  Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry
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    Language:  English
    Type:  Report document
    Size:  135.35 kB
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    Tags:  investment, forest production, forest development, non-timber forset products, forestry law, forest strategy
    Summary:  

    Provides overall development framework related to the forestry sector and reviews main events and activities of the forestry sector, which took place in 2006/07, the report reviews forestry activities in detail to some extent and provides achievements, issues and constraints to be addressed according to the main programs of the FS 2020.

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  • 10.AGRICULTURE AND NATURAL RESOURCES SECTOR NEEDS ASSESSMENT
    10.AGRICULTURE AND NATURAL RESOURCES SECTOR NEEDS ASSESSMENT
    Author:  Tayyab. A, Ward.K, Schiller.J
    Producing Organization:  AGRICULTURE AND NATURAL RESOURCES SECTOR
    Use Rights:  No copyright
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    Language:  English
    Type:  Report Document
    Size:  306.4 kB
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    Tags:  agriculture, natural resources sector, laos, technical assistance, assessment
    Summary:  

    Development of such a strategic approach is the purpose of this ANR needs assessment. Specifically, the TA is expected to deliver an integrated policy and investment framework within which contingent future ADB investments.

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  • 11.Comprehensive Food Security and Vulnerability Analysis (CFSVA)
    11.Comprehensive Food Security and Vulnerability Analysis (CFSVA)
    Author:  World Food Programme
    Producing Organization:  World Food Programme
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    Language:  English
    Type:  Report document
    Size:  3.04 MB
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    Tags:  comprehensive food security, vulnerability analysis, food consumption pattern, food security
    Summary:  

    This is the first country-wide food security study undertaken in the Lao PDR. Its purpose is to provide WFP and its partners with a good understanding of the nature and extent of food insecurity and suggest interventions that could sustainably address some of these issues.

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  • 12.LAO PDR ECONOMIC MONITOR
    12.LAO PDR ECONOMIC MONITOR
    Author:  The World Bank
    Producing Organization:  The World Bank
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    Language:  English
    Type:  Report document
    Size:  520.49 kB
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    Tags:  economic development, strategy, laos, economic monitoring, policy and management
    Summary:  

    The government continued to make progress with the overall public finance management framework, including issuing a decree on MOF restructuring and the approval of a new chart of accounts consistent with the new Budget Law and with the International Finance Statistics guidelines.

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  • 13.Laos Country Report on Environmental Management in the Lao PDR Mining Sector International Conference A Greater Mekong? Poverty, Integration and Development
    13.Laos Country Report on Environmental Management in the Lao PDR Mining Sector International Conference A Greater Mekong? Poverty, Integration and Development
    Author:  Phonethip Phetsomphou
    Producing Organization:  Environment Research Institute
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    Language:  English
    Type:  Report document
    Size:  155.22 kB
    Published Date:  
    Tags:  environmental management, mining sector, laos, environmental issues, environmental legislation
    Summary:  

    Laos Country Report on Environmental Management in the Lao PDR Mining Sector

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  • 14. Lao PDR Investment and Access to Land and Natural Resources: Challenges in Promoting Sustainable Development
    14. Lao PDR Investment and Access to Land and Natural Resources: Challenges in Promoting Sustainable Development
    Author:  The World Bank Group
    Producing Organization:  the World Bank Group
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    Language:  English
    Type:  Research document
    Size:  488.12 kB
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    Tags:  land concessions, concessions, areas communities, land investment, forestry management, challenges in promoting sustainable development
    Summary:  

    Discusses key issues revolving around the sustainable utilization of land and the mechanisms through an examination of
    GoL‟s policy statements such as the “Sixth National Socio Economic Development Plan (2006-2010)” and “Regulations for Implementing Decree 192/PM on the Compensation and Resettlement of People Affected by Development Projects”
    (No. 2432/STEA, Vientiane, November 2005).

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  • 15.Effective Policy, Law and Regulations for Sustainable Development and Marketing of Non-wood Forest Products
    15.Effective Policy, Law and Regulations for Sustainable Development and Marketing of Non-wood Forest Products
    Author:  C.Chandrasekharan
    Producing Organization:  Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations
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    Language:  English
    Type:  Report document
    Size:  1.55 MB
    Published Date:  
    Tags:  effective policy, law and regulations for sustainable development, morketing of non-wood forest products
    Summary:  

    Defined as “goods of biological origin other than wood, as well as services derived from forests and allied land uses”, NWFPs cover a wide range: food, fodder, fibre, fertilizer, flosses, organic construction materials, non-wood lingo-cellulosic products, natural dyes, tannin, gums, .............as well as services such as eco-tourism and environemtnal conservation. The emphasis of this report, however, is on material goods.

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  • 16. Laos - Planting for the Future
    16. Laos - Planting for the Future
    Author:  Lao Land Issues Working Group
    Producing Organization:  Swiss Agency for Cooperation and Development
    Use Rights:  No copyright
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    Language:  English
    Type:  Research document
    Size:  604.72 kB
    Published Date:  
    Tags:  tree plantation, industrial tree plantation, laos, environmental and social codes of practice, planting
    Summary:  

    This report, in two volumes, is the first part of a larger report, the second part to be prepared on the basis of a workshop to be conducted later in 2009.

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