FAO Country Profile

Fishery and Aquaculture country Profile: The Lao People's Democratic Republic

Fisheries Statistics

Fishery Statistical Bulletin of Southeast Asia 2013 

From Fishery Statistical Bulletin of Southeast Asia 2013 compiled by ICSF: Statistics

Fish Production of Lower Mekong region countries (FAO FISHSTAT Accessed on 18 April, 2016)

Human Rights Declaration

ASEAN Human Rights Declaration 

ASEAN Human Rights Declaration (AHRD) and the Phnom Penh Statement on the Adoption of the AHRD and Its Translations 

The Declaration on the Elimination of Violence Against Women and Elimination of Violence Against Children in ASEAN 

ASEAN Declaration on Strengthening Social Protection 

Human Development Report 2015: Lao People's Democratic Republic


IFAD: Sustainability of rural development projects Lao People’s Democratic Republic Case Study

The Siem Reap meet proceedings: Asserting rights, defining responsibilities: Perspectives from small-scale fishing communities on coastal and fisheries management in Asia - Workshop and symposium 3-8 May 2007, Siem Reap, Cambodia. Chennai, ICSF, 2007. 103p. 

Constitution of Lao PDR

SEAFDEC: Report of the Technical Working Group Meeting of the Joint Fisheries Management between Cambodia and Lao PDR

SEAFDEC: Report of the 1st Meeting of the Technical Working Group for Fisheries Management in Trans-boundary Areas between Cambodia and Lao PDR

World Bank: Lao PDR : National Growth and Poverty Eradication Strategy

World Bank: Lao PDR: The Poverty Reduction Fund

World Bank: Country Summary Report – Lao PDR

FAO: Lao PDR: FAO Country Programming Framework For Lao PDR 2013-2015

Lao PDR: Country Analysis Report: Lao People’s Democratic Republic

MRC: Lao PDR: An Introduction to the Fisheries of Lao PDR 

MRC: Lao PDR: Fisheries in Lao PDR /by Mekong River Commission

WFC: Lao PDR: Culture-based Fisheries Development in Lao PDR and Cambodia

WFC: Lao PDR: Community management of Mekong River resources in Laos

WFC: Vietnam and Lao PDR: Aquaculture in the mountains of the northern Lao PDR and northern Vietnam

WFC: Participation by Women Fishers in Community-Based Fisheries on the Mekong River, Lao PDR

Lao PDR: Ratifications for Lao People's Democratic Republic

Lao PDR: Up-to-date Conventions not ratified by Lao People's Democratic Republic

Lao PDR: National report submitted in accordance with paragraph 5 of the annex to Human Rights Council resolution 16/21:

Lao PDR: The Fifth National Report To The United Nations Convention On Biological Diversity

Lao PDR: National Report On The Implementation Of The Ramsar Convention On Wetlands

Tropical river fisheries valuation: Background papers to a global synthesis, A.E.Neiland and C.Bene. Malaysia, The WorldFish Center, 2008. 290p.

The Southeast Asian state of fisheries and aquaculture 2012. Thailand, SEAFDEC, 2012. 130p.

Employment practices and working conditions in Thailand's fishing sector: ILO tripartite action to protect the rights of migrant workers within and from the Greater Mekong subregion (GMS Triangle project). Thailand, ILO. 105p.

Integrating community-based fisheries co-management and protected areas management in Lao PDR: Opportunities for advancement and obstacles to implementation, Ian Baird. IIED, 2000. 22p.

Farm ponds for water, fish and livelihoods, James W.Miller, Rome, FAO, 2009.

Traditional use and availability of aquatic biodiversity in rice-based ecosystems: III. Xieng Khouang and Houa Phanh Provinces, Lao PDR, Xaypladeth Choulamany. Rome, FAO.

The role of networks in addressing research and development issues on women in fisheries: Fisheries networks in the Mekong Basin, K.L. Matics. Thailand, Catch and Culture, Mekong River Commission Secretariat. 12p.

The Mekong challenge human Trafficking: Redefining demand - Destination factors in the trafficking of children and young women in the Mekong sub-region, Elaine Pearson. Bangkok, International Programme on the Elimination of Child Labour International Labour Office, 2005. 91p.

Women's rights and the right to food: Report submitted by the Special Rapporteur on the right to food, Olivier De Schutter. United Nations General Assembly, 2012. 20p.

The consumption of fish and fish products in the Asia-Pacific region based on household surveys - APFIC/14/INF-05, Steve Needham and Simon Funge-Smith. Thailand, FAO Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific, 2014. 99p.

Situational analysis of human trafficking in the Lao PDR, with emphasis on Savannakhet: A literature based study undertaken for world vision Lao PDR. 58p.

New approaches for the improvement of inland capture fishery statistics in the Mekong Basin: Ad-hoc expert consultation Charoen, Sri Grand Royal Hotel, Udon Thani, Thailand, 2 to 5 September 2002. FAO, 2003. MRC, 2003. 141p.

Fisheries and aquaculture in The Lao PDR – A legislative review, Philippe Cacaud and Phouvieng Latdavong. Thailand, FAO, 2008. 83p.

Fish, fishing and the rural poor. A case study of the household importance of small-scale fisheries in the Lao PDR, Caroline Garaway. Aquatic Resources, Culture and Development, 2005. 15p.

An introduction to the Fisheries of Lao PDR, Phonvisay Singkham. Cambodia, Mekong River Commission, 2013. 64p.\

Fisheries and Aquaculture Production in Reservoirs in Lao PDR, Mekong Development Center. 19p.

Developing fisheries enhancement in small waterbodies: lessons from Lao PDR and Northeast Thailand, Caroline Garaway & Kai Lorenzen.

Fisheries Law No. 03/NA – Lao PDR. Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, Lao National Assembly, 2009.

Comparing what matters with what is done: fisheries and aquaculture in the Lao PDR, Simon R. Bush. 20p.

Towards Sustainable Co-Management Of Mekong River Inland Aquatic Resources, Including Fisheries, In Southern Lao PDR, Ian G. Baird. 33p.