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Union Aid Broad-APHEDA (Union Aid Abroad-APHEDA Laos)

Lao Women`s Union - Training for Employment and Poverty Reduction for women

Last updated:2013-09-19 18:13:33

The major development objectives are:

  1. To reduce poverty among targeted groups in two provinces (Vientiane Municipality and Luang Prabang) by providing vocational training in market-oriented skills for 800 poor women and men.
  2. To build the training and project management capacities of women`s and agriculture organisations in Luang Prabang and Vientiane provinces in collaboration with national structures.


Project Start Date Project End Date Current Project Phase Current Phase Start Current Phase End Project Operational Budget
Jan 1st 2001 Jun 30th 2012 3 Jul 1st 2013 Jun 30th 2016 350


Project Coordinator Project Partners
Khampasong Siharath
(021) 452064
ksiharath1@apheda.org.au
Baraka Community Projects
Eaulaosolidarite
Helping Hands
Lao Community Development Association
Pencils of Promise


Provinces and districts of project activity:

Provinces Districts
Attapeu Province - Phouvong - Samakkhixay
Luang Prabang Province - Chomphet - Luangprabang - Nambakh - Nan - Ngoi - Pak Ou - Pak Xeng - Phonxay - Phoukhoune - Viengkham - Xieng Ngeun
Sekong Province - Dakcheung - Lamarm - Thateng
Vientiane Municipality - Chanthabuly - Hadxaifong - Maypakngum - Naxaithong - Sangthong - Sikhottabong - Sisattanak - Xaysettha - Xaythani

Sectors and sub-sectors of project activity:

Sectors Sub-sectors
Agriculture, Forestry & Fisheries - Fisheries - Fisheries Training
Education - Curriculum Development - Non-Formal Education - Teaching Materials - Training of Teachers - Vocational Education
Income Generation & Economic Development - Handicrafts - Income Generation Activity - Micro Finance - Micro Finance Management Training - Revolving Funds - Small & Medium Business Development

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