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Australian Alumni Optimistic About AEC

There will be winners and losers from Laos joining the ASEAN Economic Community, the audience were told at a panel discussion last night in Vientiane.  

Laos and Australia working together on Human Resource Development

Around 60 government officials with an interest in human resource development attended a workshop on the draft National Human Resource Development Strategy

Members of the Lao delegation to Australia meet with their counterparts at the Department of Education in Canberra.  


Australia - Lao PDR HRD Partnership Grows

H.E. Mr Somdy Douangdy, Minister of Planning and Investment and H.E Mr John Williams,

Australian Ambassador to Lao PDR, chaired the first High Level Advisory Council meeting