Lao PDR

April 18, 2018 - Deanna Ramsay

Five things to know about Least Developed Countries and ecommerce

Ecommerce

New tech uses present challenges – and a host of opportunities – for the world’s poorest countries 

March 08, 2018 -

Celebrating Women in Trade on International Women's Day

Women and Trade

A peek in to the impact the Enhanced Integrated Framework (EIF) has on the lives and livelihoods of women in Least Developed Countries (LDCs) around the world.

February 18, 2018 - Deanna Ramsay

Ratnakar Adhikari: Enhancing partnerships for better, more inclusive trade

Trade Facilitation

Least Developed Countries (LDCs) face obstacles to improving their trade capacity, but there are opportunities on the horizon

November 21, 2017 -

EIF impact on women in the Least Developed Countries

Women and Trade

Executive Director of the Enhanced Integrated Framework (EIF) Ratnakar Adhikari discusses the impact EIF has on the lives and livelihoods of women in Least Developed Countries (LCDs).   [quote]

July 26, 2017 -

Placing Least Developed Countries at the helm of promoting effective trade for development

Trade Policy

Key insights from the event titled "The EIF: Championing Change Through Inclusive Trade," held on the side-lines of the Global Review of Aid for Trade at the World Trade Organization in Geneva from 11 to 13 July 2017.

December 21, 2016 -

LAO PDR: Building the economy and fostering jobs and decent work for all

Maneela moved up in her work career, thanks to the skills training received from the Garments Skills Development Centre. Skills upgrading has been critical in the garments factories, especially for the bulk of female workers aged 18 to 25.

November 18, 2015 -

Lao PDR hosts the 21st session of the EIF Board

Lao PDR hosts the 21st session of the Enhanced Integrated Framework (EIF) Board

November 18, 2015 -

EIF Board Chair Opening Statement at the 21st EIF Board Meeting in Lao PDR

EIF Board Chair Opening remarks Opening Ceremony, EIF Board Meeting 18 November, Lao PDR   His Excellency Vice Minister, Mr Goffin of the EU delegation,

November 18, 2015 -

21st EIF Board Meeting: Opening remarks by the LDC Coordinator, H.E. Ambassador Ahsan

H.E. Ambassador Ahsan, Opening remarks Opening Ceremony, EIF Board Meeting 18 November, Lao PDR   His Excellency Vice Minister,