Country Office Contacts
Vientiane

Patou Xay, Nehru Road, Vientiane
Tel: (+856-21) 266 200
worldbanklaos@worldbank.org

Washington

1818 H Street NW, Washington DC, 20433
Tel: +1 202-473-4709
eastasiapacific@worldbank.org

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PROJECT

The project tackled key institutional and operational bottlenecks that hindered cross-border trade.  Read More »

REPORT

While the government has increased spending on education, it is facing challenges. This study explains how school-based management can help improve education quality. Read More »

COUNTRY DATA
Data from World Bank
IN DEPTH
Health
Lao PDR has some of the worst health results for women and children in the region. This reports looks at the situation in six rural provinces.
Trade
Learn more about Lao PDR's journey towards WTO membership and how it can benefit from it.
Gender
Gender equality makes for smart economics---it can enhance productivity, improve development goals for the next generation, and make institutions more representative.
Global Economy
Explore the World Bank's past reports on key industry, sector, and economic analysis in Lao PDR.
The Nam Theun 2 Hydroelectric Project (NT2)
Energy & Mining
NT2 revenues are flowing back to the people. Check the latest Board update to know how the project is progressing.