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  • 01.IWRM -based Basin Development Strategy for the Lower Mekong Basin
    01.IWRM -based Basin Development Strategy for the Lower Mekong Basin
    Author:  Mekong River Commission (MRC)
    Producing Organization:  Mekong River Commission (MRC)
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    Language:  English
    Type:  Strategy document
    Size:  543.63 kB
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    Tags:  basin development, strategy development, impacts, basin management
    Summary:  

    The Strategy is a product of the MRC member Countries of Cambodia, Lao PDR, Thailand and Vietnam and will be implemented by them with the support and facilitation of the MRC and the financial support of their key development partners.

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  • 02.Fourth National Report to the Convention on Biological Diversity Draft September 2010
    02.Fourth National Report to the Convention on Biological Diversity Draft September 2010
    Author:  Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry
    Producing Organization:  Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry
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    Language:  English
    Type:  Report document
    Size:  4.63 MB
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    Tags:  biodiversity, forestry, convention on biological diversity, forest, landscape
    Summary:  

    Providing a potential for a strategic resource base and land-link in the Greater Mekong Sub-region (GMS).

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  • 03.Power, Progress and Impoverishment: Plantations, Hydropower, Ecological Change and Community Transformation in Hinboun District, Lao PDR June 2007
    03.Power, Progress and Impoverishment: Plantations, Hydropower, Ecological Change and Community Transformation in Hinboun District, Lao PDR  June 2007
    Author:  Keith Barney
    Producing Organization:  The Center for International Forestry Research
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    Language:  English
    Type:  Report document
    Size:  6.72 MB
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    Tags:  forestry, progress and impoverishment, plantations, hydropower, ecological change, community transformation, hinboun district, culturally and environmentally
    Summary:  

    This report is dedicated to the people and families of Ban Pak Veng, Hinboun District,Khammouane Province, Lao PDR.

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  • 04.Industrial rubber plantation of the Viet---_lao rubber company, Bachiang District, Champasack Province 6 May 2007
    04.Industrial rubber plantation of the Viet---_lao rubber company, Bachiang District, Champasack Province 6 May 2007
    Author:  Francois Obein
    Producing Organization:  French agency for development
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    Language:  English
    Type:  Research document
    Size:  2.18 MB
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    Tags:  environmental impact, social impact, environmental, assessment, rubber plantation, industrial rubber plantation
    Summary:  

    Assessment of the environmental and social impacts created by the VLRC industrial rubber plantation and proposed environmental and social plans

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  • 05Aligning climate and development agendas in the Mekong region Options for regional collaboration between Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos June 2010
    05Aligning climate and development agendas in the Mekong region Options for regional collaboration between Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos  June 2010
    Author:  Heike Baumüller
    Producing Organization:  Department for international development
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    Language:  English
    Type:  Research document
    Size:  538.12 kB
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    Tags:  climate change, concession, low cabon development, vietnam, cambodia, laos
    Summary:  

    this paper highlights opportunities and strategies for regional cooperation to jointly tackle climate change impacts and
    move towards low carbon development.

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  • 06. TROPICAL FORESTRY REPORTS 33
    06. TROPICAL FORESTRY REPORTS 33
    Author:  Pia Katila
    Producing Organization:  Viikki Tropical Resources Institute (VITRI)
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    Language:  English
    Type:  Report document
    Size:  1.71 MB
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    Tags:  tropical forest, forest, devolution of forest-related rightsm, devolution, forest policy
    Summary:  

    Analyse the contents and extent of forest-related rights that can be devolved to the local level according to the prevailing legal frameworks in six developing countries, to develop an empirical typology that represents the main types of devolution, and to compare the cases against a theoretical ideal type to assess in what way and to what extent the cases are similar to or differ from the theoretical construct.

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  • 07.DRAFT REPORT ON WORLDWIDE CERTIFIED CATTLE FARMING SYSTEM ANALYSIS FOR XIENG KHOUANG PROVINCE
    07.DRAFT REPORT ON WORLDWIDE CERTIFIED CATTLE FARMING SYSTEM ANALYSIS FOR XIENG KHOUANG PROVINCE
    Author:  Damrong Charles PHOMDOUANGSY
    Producing Organization:  SMALL SCALE AGRO-ENTERPRISE DEVEOLOPMENT FOR THE UPLANDS (SADU)
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    Language:  English
    Type:  Research document
    Size:  370.8 kB
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    Tags:  cattle farming system analysis, xieng khouang provice, livestock production, market chain for cattle
    Summary:  

    The small-scale agro-enterprise development Upland (SADU) project has been to examine the market-chain for cattle and buffalo in Xieng Khouang province and piloted a number of other initiatives necessary to support the development of small holder fo livestock production.

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  • 08. Turning Land into Capital A review of recent research on land concessions for investment in Lao PDR
    08. Turning Land into Capital A review of recent research on land concessions for investment in Lao PDR
    Author:  Mike Dwyer
    Producing Organization:  CIDSE-Laos,Plan International Laos
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    Language:  English
    Type:  Research document
    Size:  1.25 MB
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    Tags:  land concessions, capital, turning land into capital, land concessions for investment in laos
    Summary:  

    This volume comprises Part 1 of the report, and focuses on research summaries. Part 2(“Gaps analysis and recommendations for future research”) will be published as a separate document. As part of an ongoing discussion about how to study the relationship between land concessions and livelihoods, the results of the report will also be presented orally to the INGO Network in late 2007.

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  • 09. Forestry Sector Development Report for 2006/07(draft) for 1st Stakeholder Consultation on FS 2020 Implementation On Nov 14th and 15th, 2007 Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry Department of
    09. Forestry Sector Development Report for 2006/07(draft) for 1st Stakeholder Consultation on FS 2020 Implementation On Nov 14th and 15th, 2007 Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry Department of
    Author:  Department of Forestry
    Producing Organization:  Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry
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    Language:  English
    Type:  Report document
    Size:  135.35 kB
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    Tags:  investment, forest production, forest development, non-timber forset products, forestry law, forest strategy
    Summary:  

    Provides overall development framework related to the forestry sector and reviews main events and activities of the forestry sector, which took place in 2006/07, the report reviews forestry activities in detail to some extent and provides achievements, issues and constraints to be addressed according to the main programs of the FS 2020.

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  • 10.AGRICULTURE AND NATURAL RESOURCES SECTOR NEEDS ASSESSMENT
    10.AGRICULTURE AND NATURAL RESOURCES SECTOR NEEDS ASSESSMENT
    Author:  Tayyab. A, Ward.K, Schiller.J
    Producing Organization:  AGRICULTURE AND NATURAL RESOURCES SECTOR
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    Language:  English
    Type:  Report Document
    Size:  306.4 kB
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    Tags:  agriculture, natural resources sector, laos, technical assistance, assessment
    Summary:  

    Development of such a strategic approach is the purpose of this ANR needs assessment. Specifically, the TA is expected to deliver an integrated policy and investment framework within which contingent future ADB investments.

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  • 11.Comprehensive Food Security and Vulnerability Analysis (CFSVA)
    11.Comprehensive Food Security and Vulnerability Analysis (CFSVA)
    Author:  World Food Programme
    Producing Organization:  World Food Programme
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    Language:  English
    Type:  Report document
    Size:  3.04 MB
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    Tags:  comprehensive food security, vulnerability analysis, food consumption pattern, food security
    Summary:  

    This is the first country-wide food security study undertaken in the Lao PDR. Its purpose is to provide WFP and its partners with a good understanding of the nature and extent of food insecurity and suggest interventions that could sustainably address some of these issues.

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  • 12.LAO PDR ECONOMIC MONITOR
    12.LAO PDR ECONOMIC MONITOR
    Author:  The World Bank
    Producing Organization:  The World Bank
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    Type:  Report document
    Size:  520.49 kB
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    Tags:  economic development, strategy, laos, economic monitoring, policy and management
    Summary:  

    The government continued to make progress with the overall public finance management framework, including issuing a decree on MOF restructuring and the approval of a new chart of accounts consistent with the new Budget Law and with the International Finance Statistics guidelines.

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  • 13.Laos Country Report on Environmental Management in the Lao PDR Mining Sector International Conference A Greater Mekong? Poverty, Integration and Development
    13.Laos Country Report on Environmental Management in the Lao PDR Mining Sector International Conference A Greater Mekong? Poverty, Integration and Development
    Author:  Phonethip Phetsomphou
    Producing Organization:  Environment Research Institute
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    Language:  English
    Type:  Report document
    Size:  155.22 kB
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    Tags:  environmental management, mining sector, laos, environmental issues, environmental legislation
    Summary:  

    Laos Country Report on Environmental Management in the Lao PDR Mining Sector

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  • 14. Lao PDR Investment and Access to Land and Natural Resources: Challenges in Promoting Sustainable Development
    14. Lao PDR Investment and Access to Land and Natural Resources: Challenges in Promoting Sustainable Development
    Author:  The World Bank Group
    Producing Organization:  the World Bank Group
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    Language:  English
    Type:  Research document
    Size:  488.12 kB
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    Tags:  concessions, land concessions, land investment, areas communities, forestry management, challenges in promoting sustainable development
    Summary:  

    Discusses key issues revolving around the sustainable utilization of land and the mechanisms through an examination of GoL‟s policy statements such as the “Sixth National Socio Economic Development Plan (2006-2010)” and “Regulations for Implementing Decree 192/PM on the Compensation and Resettlement of People Affected by Development Projects” (No. 2432/STEA, Vientiane, November 2005).

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  • 15.Effective Policy, Law and Regulations for Sustainable Development and Marketing of Non-wood Forest Products
    15.Effective Policy, Law and Regulations for Sustainable Development and Marketing of Non-wood Forest Products
    Author:  C.Chandrasekharan
    Producing Organization:  Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations
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    Language:  English
    Type:  Report document
    Size:  1.55 MB
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    Tags:  effective policy, law and regulations for sustainable development, morketing of non-wood forest products
    Summary:  

    Defined as “goods of biological origin other than wood, as well as services derived from forests and allied land uses”, NWFPs cover a wide range: food, fodder, fibre, fertilizer, flosses, organic construction materials, non-wood lingo-cellulosic products, natural dyes, tannin, gums, .............as well as services such as eco-tourism and environemtnal conservation. The emphasis of this report, however, is on material goods.

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  • 16. Laos - Planting for the Future
    16. Laos - Planting for the Future
    Author:  Lao Land Issues Working Group
    Producing Organization:  Swiss Agency for Cooperation and Development
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    Language:  English
    Type:  Research document
    Size:  604.72 kB
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    Tags:  tree plantation, industrial tree plantation, laos, environmental and social codes of practice, planting
    Summary:  

    This report, in two volumes, is the first part of a larger report, the second part to be prepared on the basis of a workshop to be conducted later in 2009.

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  • 17.MISSION REPORT (Participatory Monitoring & Evaluation and On-farm Research) IUARP LAOS
    17.MISSION REPORT (Participatory Monitoring & Evaluation and On-farm Research) IUARP LAOS
    Author:  Julian Gonsalves
    Producing Organization:  IUARP LAOS
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    Language:  English
    Type:  Workshop document
    Size:  41.31 kB
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    Tags:  participatory monitoring, evaluation, participatory research
    Summary:  

    A workshop was designed to assist the Implementation Team (IT) of IUARP to come up with a Participatory Monitoring and Evaluation (PME) framework. Educational support materials were compiled and distributed as reference materials for the future

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  • 18. Rapid Trade and Environment Assessment (RTEA)
    18. Rapid Trade and Environment Assessment (RTEA)
    Author:  Shaw.S, Cosbey.A etc all
    Producing Organization:  IISD
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    Language:  English
    Type:  Report document
    Size:  938.38 kB
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    Tags:  rapid trade, environment assessment, trade and environment linkages, multilateral trade agreement
    Summary:  

    This project set out to test and refine a methodology—the Rapid Trade and Environment Assessment (RTEA)—aimed at providing decision-makers with advice on how to set a course for sustainable development in an era of rapid economic growth and trade liberalization.

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  • 19. Meeting Notes: Lao NGOs Saola & CEPF Strategy Meeting
    19. Meeting Notes: Lao NGOs Saola & CEPF Strategy Meeting
    Author:  IUCN
    Producing Organization:  IUCN
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    Language:  English
    Type:  Meeting note document
    Size:  89.6 kB
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    Tags:  sttrategize coodinateted action, saola conservation, laos
    Summary:  

    Strategize coordinated action on saola conservation in Laos, and decide on a coordinated approach for application of a CEPF Lao saola grant

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  • 20. Integration in Spatial Planning
    20. Integration in Spatial Planning
    Author:  Dr Melissa Burgess
    Producing Organization:  UNDP
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    Language:  English
    Type:  Presentation document
    Size:  429.24 kB
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    Tags:  land, utilization, spatial, planning, integrated spatial planning, technical workshop
    Summary:  

    Integration in Spatial Planning

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