Publications & Documents

12. Legal Resources (25) « Documents « Downloads

Sort by: Title | Hits | Date

  • Illegal Pesticide Trade in the Mekong Countries: Case of Lao PDR 2013
      Illegal Pesticide Trade in the Mekong Countries: Case of Lao PDR 2013
    Author:  Chela Vázquez
    Producing Organization:  Pesticide Action Network Asia and the Pacific, Sustainable Agriculture and Environment Development Association
    Use Rights:  No Copyrights
    Availability:  Softcopy only
    Language:  english
    Type:  Report
    Size:  6.22 MB
    Published Date:  
    Tags:  farms pesticides recorded risks pesticide regulations
    Summary:  

    On July 16 - 28, 2011 PAN AP, in collaboration with the Sustainable Agriculture and Environment Development Association (SAEDA), and with support from the Lao Department of Agriculture (DOA), and the Ministry of Natural Resources and the Environment (MoNRE), conducted a survey to characterize the movement and use of pesticides in Lao PDR, particularly of banned substances

    Downloaded 100 times
  • Lao PDR Investment Climate Assessment 2014 Policy uncertainty in the midst of a natural resources boom
     Lao PDR Investment Climate Assessment 2014 Policy uncertainty in the midst of a natural resources boom
    Author:  Richard Record
    Producing Organization:  World Bank Group
    Use Rights:  No copyritht
    Availability:  Softcopy only
    Language:  English
    Type:  Project
    Size:  5.68 MB
    Published Date:  
    Tags:  investment, assessments, enterprise, natural, industries, business, workforce, construction, development, economic
    Summary:  

    The World Bank undertakes periodic Investment Climate Assessments in order to provide
    policymakers with a better understanding of how the private sector is performing and where
    the principal constraints to increased private sector investment are to be found.This is the third Investment Climate Assessment carried out in Lao PDR,this Investment Climate Assessment is that policymakers in
    Lao PDR face two different pathways

    Downloaded 228 times
  • ສ.ປ.ປ. ລາວ ການປະເມີນຜົນບັນຍາກາດ ດ້ານການລົງທຶນ 2014 ຄວາມບໍ່ແນ່ນອນດ້ານນະໂຍບາຍ ໃນທ່າມກາງການເຕີບໂຕ ຂອງຂະແໜງຊັບພະຍາກອນທຳມະຊາດ
     ສ.ປ.ປ. ລາວ ການປະເມີນຜົນບັນຍາກາດ ດ້ານການລົງທຶນ 2014 ຄວາມບໍ່ແນ່ນອນດ້ານນະໂຍບາຍ ໃນທ່າມກາງການເຕີບໂຕ ຂອງຂະແໜງຊັບພະຍາກອນທຳມະຊາດ
    Author:  ທະນາຄານໂລກ
    Producing Organization:  ທະນາຄານໂລກ
    Use Rights:  ບໍ່ສະຫງວນລິຂະສິດ
    Availability:  ສາມາດກອບປີໃດ
    Language:  ລາວ
    Type:  ບົດສະຫຼຸບໂດຍສັງເຂບ
    Size:  741.76 kB
    Published Date:  
    Tags:  ການລົງທຶນ, ການປະເມີນຜົນ, ເສດຖະກິດ, ຊັບພະຍາກອນທຳມະຊາດ, ແຮງງານ, ພັດທະນາ, ທຸລະກິດ, ວິສາຫະກິດ
    Summary:  

    ການປະເມີນຜົນຄັ້ງຕ່າງໆຜ່ານມາແມ່ນໄດ້ ນຳໃຊ້ແບບສຳຫຼວດວິສາຫະກິດທີ່ມີມາດຕະຖານ ແລະ ມີຈຸດປະສົງເກັບກຳຂໍ້ມູນລະອຽດກ່ຽວກັບການ ເຄື່ອນໄຫວຂອງວິສາຫະກິດ ແລະ ບັນດາອຸປະສັກທີ່ໄດ້ປະເຊີນ.ການສຳຫຼວດວິສາຫະກິດໃນ ສປປ ລາວ ຂອງທະນາຄານໂລກເປັນການເກັບກຳຂໍ້ມູນທີ່ມີການສຸ່ມກຸ່ມຕົວຢ່າງທີ່ແບ່ງຊັ້ນຊັດເຈນ ເພາະສະນັ້ນ ຜົນຂອງການສຳຫຼວດຈາກກຸ່ມຕົວຢ່າງດັ່ງກ່າວຖືວ່າ ເປັນຕົວ ແທນທາງສະຖິຕິທີ່ຊັດເຈນໃຫ້ແກ່ພາກທຸລະກິດທັງໝົດໃນ ສປປ ລາວ.

    Downloaded 518 times
  • 1 Decree on state Land lease or concession No. 135/PM VCC, Date 25/05/2009
    1 Decree on state Land lease or concession  No. 135/PM VCC, Date 25/05/2009
    Author:  Prime Minister’s Office
    Producing Organization:  Prime Minister’s Office
    Use Rights:  Non Copyrighted
    Availability:   Solf copy
    Language:  English
    Type:  Legal document
    Size:  141.68 kB
    Published Date:  
    Tags:  concession, land for lease, landscape, plateau area, economic infrastructure
    Summary:  

    Land and land Concession refers to the process of giving authorization to individuals or juridical entities to operate business with the right to use state land based on the conditions and time limit specified legally in the terms of contract.

    Downloaded 362 times
  • 2 An Interactive Bibliography of Anti-trafficking and Related Sources
    2 An Interactive Bibliography of Anti-trafficking and Related Sources
    Author:  Zoe Meier
    Producing Organization:   Village Focus International
    Use Rights:  Non Copyrighted
    Availability:  Soft copy only
    Language:  English
    Type:  Legal document
    Size:  183.52 kB
    Published Date:  
    Tags:  human trafficking, website, ingo
    Summary:  

    Recommend other website of iNGO in lao PDR

    Downloaded 450 times
  • 3 Land Right and forest peoples in africa January 2009
    3 Land Right and forest peoples in africa January 2009
    Author:  Nguiffo.S, Kenfack.P and Mballa.N
    Producing Organization:  Forest Peoples Programme
    Use Rights:  Copyright
    Availability:  Soft copy only
    Language:  English
    Type:  Report document
    Size:  544.94 kB
    Published Date:  
    Tags:  land issues, legislation, land utilization, land use rights, compensation, communal.
    Summary:  

    The land rights of local and indigenous communities over the land and its resources.

    Downloaded 225 times
  • 4 Legal Analysis of Communal Land and Communal Title in the Lao PDR July, 2009
    4  Legal Analysis of Communal Land and Communal Title in the Lao PDR July, 2009
    Author:  Michael Liu, Sigaty.T
    Producing Organization:  Rights-LINK lao project (VFI)
    Use Rights:  Non Copyrighted
    Availability:  Availability at LINK Resource centre
    Language:  English
    Type:  Research document
    Size:  424.51 kB
    Published Date:  
    Tags:  communal, legal, analysis, land, population
    Summary:  

    In 2004, the Prime Minister issued PM Decree 67 of the National Land Management Agency establishing the National Land Management Authority (NLMA). This decree granted the NLMA
    the authority to draft law for effective land use and land development2 and to make and manage land records

    Downloaded 1682 times
  • 5 Participatory Land Use Planning Manual Village and Village Cluster Levels – Draft, March 2009
    5 Participatory Land Use Planning Manual Village and Village Cluster Levels – Draft, March 2009
    Author:  Technical Advisory Group/ Technical Working Team
    Producing Organization:  JICA/Sida, GTZ
    Use Rights:  Non Copyrighted
    Availability:  Availability at LINK Resource centre
    Language:  English
    Type:  Research document
    Size:  151.03 kB
    Published Date:  
    Tags:  land use planning, instructions issued, cultivation, agricultural, protection forest areas
    Summary:  

    The Family Land Tenure Analysis Form would allow the DLMA to see how long a parcel has been developed, whether the type of land is “permanent” or “non permanent”, and any documents that could be provided as evidence of the family‟s occupation and use of the land.

    Downloaded 529 times
  • 6 Rural Land Management and Land Administration August 28,2008
    6  Rural Land Management and Land Administration   August 28,2008
    Author:  Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry
    Producing Organization:  Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry
    Use Rights:  Non Copyrighted
    Availability:  Soft copy only
    Language:  English
    Type:  Article document
    Size:  263.11 kB
    Published Date:  
    Tags:  livelihoods, poverty, agricultural production and natural resources management
    Summary:  

    In regard to the allocation of land for agricultural uses, the appropriate functions of the relevant technical agencies are being under-utilised by administrative decision making organs at
    the national, provincial and district levels

    Downloaded 215 times
  • 7 A Critical Analysis of the Legal Framework for Human Trafficking in Laos PDR
    7 A Critical Analysis of the Legal Framework for Human Trafficking in Laos PDR
    Author:  Zoe Meier
    Producing Organization:   Village Focus International (VFI)
    Use Rights:  Non Copyrighted
    Availability:  Soft copy only
    Language:   English
    Type:  Research document
    Size:  483.33 kB
    Published Date:  
    Tags:  human trafficking, human right, anti-trafficking law, human trafficking legislation
    Summary:  

    Laos is a mountainous, landlocked country of 5.76 million people and is bordered by China, Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand and Burma.12 Being situated in the Asia Pacific region, where is it estimated that more than half of the global trafficking victims are found

    Downloaded 738 times
  • Addressing disputes and conflicts over the tenure of natural resources Options for policy and legal reform
    Addressing disputes and conflicts over the tenure of natural resources Options for policy and legal reform
    Author:  FAO
    Producing Organization:  FAO
    Use Rights:  © FAO, 2014
    Availability:  Soft copy only
    Language:  English
    Type:  Lesson
    Size:  1.03 MB
    Published Date:  
    Tags:  options, policy, practice, law, tenure, disputes, conflicts, land, forests, fisheries
    Summary:  

    This lesson will set out a range of options for addressing disputes and conflicts over land, forests and fisheries. It will examine their advantages and risks and how they might play out in the situation at hand.

    Downloaded 300 times
  • Atlas of deep pools in the Lower Mekong River and some of its tributaries MRC Technical Paper No. 31 August 2013
    Atlas of deep pools in the Lower Mekong River and some of its tributaries MRC Technical Paper No. 31 August 2013
    Author:  Roger Mollot
    Producing Organization:  MRC
    Use Rights:  Non copyrighted
    Availability:  Softcopy only
    Language:  English
    Type:  Project document
    Size:  7.32 MB
    Published Date:  
    Tags:  pools, information, management, lek-based surveys, bathymetric map, analysis
    Summary:  

    Deep pools are relatively deep areas in a river channel that are believed to provide critical refuge and spawning habitat for many species of fish. Presently, in the Lower Mekong Basin (LMB) the health of this critical habitat is believed to be ‘good’, but threatened by development activities and destructive fishing practices.

    Downloaded 294 times
  • Corporate Social Responsibility in Lao PDR: Baseline Assessment of Social and Environmental Regulations & Standards
    Corporate Social Responsibility in Lao PDR: Baseline Assessment of Social and Environmental Regulations & Standards
    Author:  Earth Systems
    Producing Organization:  GIZ
    Use Rights:  GIZ
    Availability:  Softcopy only
    Language:  English
    Type:  Report
    Size:  2.08 MB
    Published Date:  
    Tags:  development, study, assessment, environmental, corporate social, responsibility, laos
    Summary:  

    This study was intended to capitalise on growing interest in CSR and build on initial research to identify opportunities for future development of CSR in Lao PDR.

    Downloaded 286 times
  • Foreign direct investment and knowledge transfer in Laos, Asian Journal of Technology Innovation
    Foreign direct investment and knowledge transfer in Laos, Asian Journal of Technology Innovation
    Author:  Xaysomphet Norasingh
    Producing Organization:  Routledge
    Use Rights:  No copyritht
    Availability:  Softcopy only
    Language:  English
    Type:  Report
    Size:  347.57 kB
    Published Date:  
    Tags:  investment, laos, business, technology, development, economy, journal
    Summary:  

    This article has pointed out the different modes of entry FDI that the three companies selected as their business strategies when entering to do business in Laos.

    Downloaded 464 times
  • Forest Transitions A driver analysis based on the cases of Vietnam, Laos, Costa Rica and Nicaragua
    Forest Transitions A driver analysis based on the cases of Vietnam, Laos, Costa Rica and Nicaragua
    Author:  Oskar Kulik
    Producing Organization:  Oskar Kulik
    Use Rights:  No Copyrights
    Availability:  Softcopy only
    Language:  English
    Type:  Report
    Size:  1.86 MB
    Published Date:  
    Tags:  forest management
    Summary:  

    The following Thesis is a qualitative research on the state of forests and its importance for providing economic and environmental services in four selected countries: Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Vietnam and Laos

    Downloaded 212 times
  • HerStory of Empowerment, Leadership and Justice
    HerStory of Empowerment, Leadership and Justice
    Author:  Joan Carling
    Producing Organization:  AIPP
    Use Rights:  Copyright (C) AIPP, AWN, CWEARC, IWFNEI, NIWF December 2013
    Availability:  softcopy only
    Language:  English
    Type:  Research
    Size:  3.61 MB
    Published Date:  
    Tags:  herstory, empowerment, leadership, justice, collection, indigenous women, traditional, customary, communities
    Summary:  

    Her Story of Empowerment, Leadership and Justice is a result of the tireless dedication of our partners from indigenous communities in the Philippines, Northeast India, Mainland India, and Nepal.

    Downloaded 128 times
  • Integrated Analysis of Data from MRC Fisheries Monitoring Programmes in the Lower Mekong BasinMRC Technical Paper No. 33 August 2013
    Integrated Analysis of Data from MRC Fisheries Monitoring Programmes in the Lower Mekong BasinMRC Technical Paper No. 33 August 2013
    Author:  MRC
    Producing Organization:  MRC
    Use Rights:  non copyrighted
    Availability:  softcopy only
    Language:  English
    Type:  Report
    Size:  6.86 MB
    Published Date:  
    Tags:  trends, indices, species, biomass, data, khone falls, multispecies assemblage, time series
    Summary:  

    This report presents time series of indices of fish diversity, fish (and their larvae) abundance, biomass and size for the multispecies assemblage and for important species estimated from data collected at more than 50 locations in the LMB by these four monitoring programmes. Intra-annual variation and
    long-term trends in these indices were examined.

    Downloaded 260 times
  • Lao PDR Climate Change Vulnerability Profile
    Lao PDR Climate Change Vulnerability Profile
    Author:  USAID Mekong ARCC Project
    Producing Organization:  USAID Mekong ARCC Project
    Use Rights:  No Copyrights
    Availability:  Softcopy only
    Language:  English
    Type:  Report
    Size:  1.05 MB
    Published Date:  
    Tags:  climate change mekong lmb
    Summary:  

    The central and northern Annamites region of Lao PDR will experience some of the largest relative increases in precipitation that are projected for the LMB (Figure 1);

    Downloaded 140 times
  • Laos in 2012: In the Name of Democracy
    Laos in 2012:  In the Name of Democracy
    Author:  Holly High
    Producing Organization:  Institute of Southeast Asian Studies
    Use Rights:  No copyright
    Availability:  Softcopy only
    Language:  English
    Type:  Govt policies/application/pdf
    Size:  1.64 MB
    Published Date:  
    Tags:  press freedom national assemby democracy internet
    Summary:  

    Previously in analysis of politics in Laos, the classic observation was that — off-the-record — everyone knows that laws are not fairly enforced,
    that elites hold the power in reality, and that economic growth and increasing foreign investment have only tended to confirm their position and privilege
    above their countrymen.

    Downloaded 434 times
  • Lessons from Nature: A guide to Ecological Agriculture in the tropics May, 1991
    Lessons from Nature: A guide to Ecological Agriculture in the tropics May, 1991
    Author:  Shimpei Murakami
    Producing Organization:  
    Use Rights:  No Copyrights
    Availability:  Softcopy only
    Language:  english
    Type:  Report
    Size:  14.09 MB
    Published Date:  
    Tags:  ecosystem of the natural forest; tropical ecosystem; cropping system; cultivation; pest management
    Summary:  

    Self seed production is usually not emphasized very much but it is very important and necessary for those who practice ecological agriculture

    Downloaded 94 times