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  • Strategy for reform in the Agriculture and Forestry Colleges towards 2020 Vientiane, January 2008
    Strategy for reform in the Agriculture and Forestry Colleges towards 2020    Vientiane, January 2008
    Author:  Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry
    Producing Organization:  Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry
    Use Rights:  no copyright
    Availability:  Only soft copy available
    Language:  English
    Type:  Report Document
    Size:  301.88 kB
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    Tags:  strategy, agricultural extension, strategy for reform, agro-enterprise development
    Summary:  

    The main objectives in the agriculture and forestry sector are to enhance market-based farming, reduce disparities between lowland and sloping land and enforcement of sustainable forest and watershed management practices.

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  • STRATEGY PAPER NON-TIMBER FOREST PRODUCTS AND THE ROLE OF THE SUNV PROGRAM IN LAOS
    STRATEGY PAPER NON-TIMBER FOREST PRODUCTS AND THE ROLE OF THE SUNV PROGRAM IN LAOS
    Author:  Mirjam de. K
    Producing Organization:  SUNV Laos
    Use Rights:  no copyright
    Availability:  Only soft copy available
    Language:  English
    Type:  Research Document
    Size:  159.66 kB
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    Tags:  non timber forests products, strategy on non timber forest products, forests resources, the role of the sunv program in laos, forests product.
    Summary:  

    This paper describes the process of the development of an NTFP advisory program of SUNV in Laos. The paper starts with general information on NTFPs

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  • SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE FORUM
    SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE FORUM
    Author:  SAF
    Producing Organization:  SAF
    Use Rights:  no copyright
    Availability:  Only soft copy available
    Language:  English
    Type:   brochures
    Size:  177.34 kB
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    Tags:  bio-extract, sustainable agriculture, bio-hormone, bio-compst, chemical pesticide
    Summary:  

    BIO-EXTRACT

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  • Sustainable Sloping Lands and Watershed Management Linking research to strengthen upland policies and practices December 12 - 15, 2006 Luang Prabang, Lao PDR
    Sustainable Sloping Lands and Watershed Management Linking research to strengthen upland policies and practices December 12 - 15, 2006 Luang Prabang, Lao PDR
    Author:  NAFRI
    Producing Organization:  NAFRI
    Use Rights:  no copyright
    Availability:  Only soft copy available
    Language:  English
    Type:  Research Document
    Size:  2.32 MB
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    Tags:  sustainable sloping lands, upland farming, watershed management, upland policies and practices, development practitioners, polici-makers
    Summary:  

    The main purpose of the conference is to explore different strategies to promote environmental sustainability and enhance livelihoods of rural communities that inhabit upland areas. The main theme for this year

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  • The Economic Potential for Smallholder Rubber Production in Northern Laos March 2007
    The Economic Potential for Smallholder Rubber Production in Northern Laos  March 2007
    Author:  MANIVONG.V
    Producing Organization:  The University of Queensland
    Use Rights:  no copyright
    Availability:  Only soft copy available
    Language:  English
    Type:  Thesis Document
    Size:  4.71 MB
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    Tags:  smallholder rubber production, rubber production in northern laos, economics of smallholder rubber production, investment in smallholder rubber production
    Summary:  

    This study examines the economics of smallholder rubber production in an established rubber-growing village in Luangnamtha Province and models the likely expansion of smallholder rubber in the Province

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  • THE LOWER MEKONG BASIN REPORT CARD ON WATER QUALITY 2013 VOLUME
    THE LOWER MEKONG BASIN REPORT CARD ON WATER QUALITY 2013 VOLUME
    Author:  MRC
    Producing Organization:  MRC
    Use Rights:  Non copyrighted
    Availability:  Softcopy only
    Language:  English
    Type:  Project document
    Size:  469.25 kB
    Published Date:  
    Tags:  water quality, data, pwq
    Summary:  

    Recognising potential effects of development on water quality, the MRC Member Countries have adopted the Procedures for Water
    Quality (PWQ) with an objective of establishing a cooperation framework for the maintenance of acceptable/good water quality.

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  • The political culture of logging and development on the periphery in Laos
    The political culture of logging and development on the periphery in Laos
    Author:  HODGDON.B
    Producing Organization:  HODGDON.B
    Use Rights:  no copyright
    Availability:  Only soft copy available
    Language:  English
    Type:   Document
    Size:  267.7 kB
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    Tags:  the political culture of logging, timber, forest productions, logging
    Summary:  

    This article chronicles real-life events: however, pseudonyms are used in the case of local figures whose quoted
    statements were not intended for publication.

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  • TIMBER MARKETS AND TRADE BETWEEN LAOS AND VIETNAM: A COMMODITY CHAIN ANALYSIS OF VIETNAMESE DRIVEN TIMBER FLOW November 2009
    TIMBER MARKETS AND TRADE BETWEEN LAOS AND VIETNAM: A COMMODITY CHAIN ANALYSIS OF VIETNAMESE DRIVEN TIMBER FLOW November 2009
    Author:  Forest Trends
    Producing Organization:  Forest Trends
    Use Rights:  no copyright
    Availability:  hard copy available to borrow at LINK Resource Centre
    Language:  English
    Type:  Report Document
    Size:  875.24 kB
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    Tags:  forest, timber markets, trade between laos and vietnam, timber flow, flow of wood
    Summary:  

    This study examines the timber trade between Laos and Vietnam, exploring power and political dynamics of the trade between the two countries

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  • Turning Land into Capital A review of recent research on land concessions for investment in Lao PDR Part 1 of 2 – Existing literature
    Turning Land into Capital A review of recent research on land concessions for investment in Lao PDR Part 1 of 2 – Existing literature
    Author:  Mike.D
    Producing Organization:  CIDSE-LAOS
    Use Rights:  no copyright
    Availability:  Only soft copy available
    Language:  English
    Type:   Report Document
    Size:  350.47 kB
    Published Date:  
    Tags:  turning land into capital, land concessions for investment in lao pdr, literature about land concessions in the lao pdr, land policy research, concessions
    Summary:  

    “Turning Land into Capital” attempts to review a relatively recent body of literature about land concessions in the Lao PDR.

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  • Turning Land into Capital A review of recent research on land concessions for investment in Lao PDR Part 2 of 2 – Gaps analysis and recommendations for future research Version 18 October 2007
    Turning Land into Capital A review of recent research on land concessions for investment in Lao PDR Part 2 of 2 – Gaps analysis and recommendations for future research  Version 18 October 2007
    Author:  Mike.D
    Producing Organization:  Mike.D
    Use Rights:  copyright
    Availability:  Only soft copy available
    Language:  English
    Type:   Research Document
    Size:  148.22 kB
    Published Date:  
    Tags:  turning land into capital, land concessions for investment in lao pdr, literature about land concessions in the lao pdr, land policy research, concessions, gaps analysis
    Summary:  

    Part 2 of this report summarizes a number of existing gaps in the literature as a way toward moving forward toward future projects, both research- and non-research-oriented.

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  • Unsettling Experiences: Internal Resettlement and International Aid Agencies in Lao
    Unsettling Experiences: Internal Resettlement and International Aid Agencies in Lao
    Author:  Ian G. Baird, Bruce. S
    Producing Organization:  GAPE
    Use Rights:  no copyright
    Availability:  Only soft copy available
    Language:  English
    Type:   Research Document
    Size:  83.99 kB
    Published Date:  
    Tags:  international resettlement, internal resettlement, laos, involuntary resettlement, impacts of resettlement
    Summary:  

    This article examines the important links between internal resettlement and international aid agencies in Laos,

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  • Use of IUCN Red Listing process as a basis for assessing biodiversity threats and impacts in environmental impact assessment
    Use of IUCN Red Listing process as a basis for assessing biodiversity threats and impacts in environmental impact assessment
    Author:  Peter-John Meynell
    Producing Organization:  IUCN
    Use Rights:  Non copyrighted
    Availability:  Softcopy only
    Language:  English
    Type:  Project document
    Size:  5.26 MB
    Published Date:  
    Tags:  change, eia, rate, status, criteria, threat
    Summary:  

    protected areas, such as improvement of patrolling services, and reforestation to protect both the watershed
    and the biodiversity (IUCN Vietnam, 2002

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  • Waste Management Guidelines Prepared for Chiang Saen Commercial Port Area
    Waste Management Guidelines Prepared for Chiang Saen Commercial Port Area
    Author:  Mr. Satit Phiromchai
    Producing Organization:  MRC
    Use Rights:  Non copyrighted
    Availability:  Softcopy only
    Language:  English
    Type:  Project document
    Size:  2.63 MB
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    Tags:  waste, ship, cargo, ship warehouses, cargo residues, ship waste, materials
    Summary:  

    Waste management is the collection, transportation, processing and disposal of garbage, sewage, cargo residues and other waste products. Waste management encompasses management of all processes and resources for proper handling of waste materials and dumping facilities to compliance with health codes and environmental regulations

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  • Wildlife Hunting and Use 2005
    Wildlife Hunting and Use  2005
    Author:  Arlyne .J,Sarinda.S ,Duongdala.M
    Producing Organization:  NAFRI, NAFES, NUOL
    Use Rights:  no copyright
    Availability:  Only soft copy available
    Language:  English
    Type:   Report Document
    Size:  1.29 MB
    Published Date:  
    Tags:  wildlife hunting, rural livelihoods and nutrition in laos, wildlife trade, wildlife management
    Summary:  

    This paper is adapted from: “Wildlife Hunting and Use in

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  • Workshop on Market Information Systems (MIS) for Agriculture and Forestry Products July 5-6, 2005 Santi Resort, Luang Prabang Province
    Workshop on Market Information Systems (MIS) for Agriculture and Forestry Products July 5-6, 2005 Santi Resort, Luang Prabang Province
    Author:  ໂຢດ ໂປເປັດສ໌, ສຸວັນເພັງ ພົມມະສານ
    Producing Organization:  NAFRI
    Use Rights:  no copyright
    Availability:  Only soft copy available
    Language:  English-Lao
    Type:   Workshop Document
    Size:  798.4 kB
    Published Date:  
    Tags:  workshop on market information systems, agriculture anf forestry products, market systems, natural resources products
    Summary:  

    The aims of the workshop were: To identify market information needs and issues in Lao PDR To share experiences

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  • ຍຸດທະສາດການພັດທະນາອ່າງແບບປະສົມປະສານ
    ຍຸດທະສາດການພັດທະນາອ່າງແບບປະສົມປະສານ
    Author:  ຟາມ ຄອຍ ຫງວຽນ
    Producing Organization:  MRC
    Use Rights:  ບໍ່ສະຫງວນລິຂະສິດ
    Availability:  ສາມາດດາວໂລດຟາຍ
    Language:  ລາວ
    Type:  ເອກະສານໂຄງການ
    Size:  4.8 MB
    Published Date:  
    Tags:  ຍຸດທະສາດຕັ້ງບົນພື້ນຖານທີ່ໝັ້ນຄົງ, ຍຸດທະສາດບົນພື້ນຖານກະລະໂອກາດແລະຄວາມສ່ຽງ, ຍຸດທະສາດການພັດທະນາອ່າງ
    Summary:  

    ການກະກຽມແລະການຮັບຮອງເອົາຍຸດທະສາດການພັດທະນາອ່າງແບບປະສົມປະສານໂດຍບັນດາປະເທດພາຄີແມ່ນ້ຳຂອງຕອນລຸ່ມແມ່ນຂີດໝາຍອັນສຳຄັນທາງປະຫວັດສາດພາຍໃຕ້ກອບການຮ່ວມມືຂອງຄະນະກຳມາທິການແມ່ນ້ຳຂອງສາກົນຊຶ່ງມັນໄດ້ເກີດຂຶ້ນມາໃນເວລາທີ່ແມ່ນ້ຳຂອງ,ຊຶ່ງເປັນແມ່ນ້ຳສາຍໜຶ່ງທີ່ມີຄວາມສຳຄັນທີ່ສຸດໃນໂລກ

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