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Livelihood factors and household strategies for an unexpected climate event in upland Northern Laos 2015

Published: 2015 | Author(s): J. Mt. Sci. | Languages: en | Topics: Climate change | Document type: advocacy and promotional materials

This study evaluated the livelihoods of upland people in northern Laos following an unexpected climate event—early onset of the rainy season. The study helps explain the effects of that event and indicates the relative importance of variables that are significant in supporting farmers’ capacity to respond to and cope with such events.

Hydropower resettlement and livelihood adaptation: The Nam Mang 3 project in Laos February 2015

Published: 2015 | Author(s): Mayvong Sayatham , Diana Suhardiman Faculty of Natural Resources Management, Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, Thailand. International Water Management Institute, Southeast Asia Regional Office, Vientiane, Laos | Languages: en | Topics: Environmental impact assessments | Document type: advocacy and promotional materials

Hydropower development in the vicinity of the Nam Mang 3 hydropower project has impacted farming households and communities. The impacts vary with household access to livelihood assets and natural resources, before and after resettlement, and with household adaptation strategies

Eighth National Five Year Socio-Economic Development Plan

Published: 2015 | Author(s): Ministry of Planning and investment (MPI) Ministry of Planning and investment (MPI) | Languages: en | Topics: Land | Document type: reports journal articles and research papers

The Five Year National Socio-Economic Development Plan VIII (2016-2020) (8th NSEDP) is a means of implementing the National Strategy on Socio-Economic Development until 2025 and Vision until 2030.

Discussion Paper: The Sustainable Development Goals in the context of the Lao People’s Democratic Republic November 2015

Published: 2015 | Author(s): The United Nations in Lao PDR The United Nations in Lao PDR | Languages: en | Topics: Land, Sustainable Development Goals | Document type: analysis discussion papers and blogs

This is an analysis to inform discussion between the Government of the Lao People’s Democratic Republic (Lao PDR) and the United Nations (UN) on the adaptation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to Lao PDR. As a first step, this paper reviews the SDGs in the context of UN cooperation with the Lao PDR (i.e., not including national programmes or the cooperation programmes with other development partners).

Discussion paper: The sustainable development goals in the context of the Lao people’s democratic republic november 2015

Published: 2015 | Author(s): The United Nations in Lao PDR | Languages: en | Topics: Development policy and administration, Land, SDG2 Zero Hunger | Document type: conference workshops proceedings and presentations

This is an analysis to inform discussion between the Government of the Lao People’s Democratic Republic (Lao PDR) and the United Nations (UN) on the adaptation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to Lao PDR. As a first step, this paper reviews the SDGs in the context of UN cooperation with the Lao PDR