World Service (CWS),
been participating with the people of the Lao Peoples Democratic
Republic towards an improved quality of life for more than 20 years.
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of our home office, http://www.churchworldservice.org/index.html.
Although the primary focus for CWS long-term project activities
in the Lao PDR is in the education sector, CWS also provides
emergency relief assistance when disasters strike and CWS also
occasionally assists with initiatives in other sectors.
The CWS project activities are located primarily in the northern
mountainous part of the country in the Provinces of Oudomxay,
Phongsaly, Luang Nam Taa, and Luang Prabang (map).
Additionally CWS supports some small project initiatives in the
The CWS program in the Lao PDR can be divided into four categories
of project activities:
have a few more pictures and information
about the Lao PDR.
Vientiane, Lao PDR