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Breaking the Poverty Cycle

Education is vitally important for lifting people out of poverty, and this is especially the case for young women.

GOLPET Awardees Start English Training

Thirty Lao government officials from a wide range of ministries and governmental agencies have been awarded Government of Laos Professional English Language Training (GOLPET) awards for 2014-15.

World Class Economic Research in Laos

Vanthana Nolintha is one of the leading economists and economic researchers in Laos.  He is currently Acting Director of the Macroeconomic Research Division at the National Economic Research Institute (NERI).

Laos Australia National Scholarships for provincial students

The Australian Government, through the Laos Australia Institute, supports over 200 students from disadvantaged backgrounds studying at the National University of Laos.

50 Lao citizens to study in Australia under Australian scholarships

Vientiane 12, September —  Australia’s Minister for Education, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP presented 50 Lao students with Australia Awards Scholarships at a ceremony in Vientiane.