Lao Delegation Visits Vietnam to Learn Lessons on Water Resources Law

DATE: October 27-31, 2014

VENUE: Hanoi, Bac Giang and Quang Ninh Provinces


Twenty ministerial delegates from Lao PDR including officials from the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE), National Assembly, Ministry of Justice and Government Office attended a five-day study tour with officials from Vietnam to learn their experiences from recent water reforms. The lessons learned are planned to be taken into consideration in the drafting of Lao PDR’s revised Water Resources Law.


The delegation was led by the Vice Minister of MONRE and two Vice Governors from Vientiane and Bolikhamxay province.