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The U.S. Embassy Management section donates books to Faculty of Engineering Library

On October 23, 2014 the U.S. Embassy Management section collaborated with the Public Affairs Section to organize a book donation event at the Faculty of Engineering library. Than Sean Buckley administrative officer and Khammanh Phetkhounphone IRC Director, U.S. Embassy Vientiane handed over 600 books to the Faculty of Engineering library, valued at about $8000. These ...
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U.S. Gives Training to Gender Equality Practitioners

Government officials from six countries around the region, including Lao PDR, received a four-day training event as part of the  Asia-Pacific Leadership Program on Gender, Climate Change and REDD+’s Training Workshop Series, which began on Tuesday, Sept 23rd, at the Green Park Boutique Hotel in Vientiane. Instructors from USAID’s Low Emissions Asian Development (LEAD) and ...
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U.S. gives Intellectual Property Rights Training to Lao Customs

Lao Customs officials from both Lao Customs Department and Regional Customs Offices received a three-day training on Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) Investigations, which begins on Wednesday September 17, at the Lao Plaza Hotel in Vientiane. The Instructors from the US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) in Washington conducted the training, which included class-room exercises where ...
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