On August 9th, the signing ceremony for 2019 Activity under “KOICA Integrated Recovery Program in Attapeu Province, Lao PDR(2019-2023)” was held in the Ministry of Labour and Social Welfare(MoLSW). H.E. Sung-soon SHIN, the Ambassador of the Republic of Korea to Lao PDR, Mr. Sungsoo OH, Resident Representative of KOICA Office in Lao PDR, H.E. Khampheng SAYSOMPHENG, Minister of Ministry of Labour and Social Welfare(MoLSW), Mr.Vilayphong SISOMVANG, Director of MoLSW and Directors and Deputy Directors from Prime Minister’s Office, Ministry of Health, Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, Ministry of Education and Sports, and Attapeu Province Authority attended.
2019 Activity under “Integrated Recovery Program in Attapeu Province, Lao PDR will support five respective sectors including health, education, livelihood support(through agriculture income generation and skill development training), child protection and disaster risk management.
In his congratulatory remarks, H.E. Sung-soon SHIN, the Ambassador of the Republic of Korea to Lao PDR, stated that this Program will contribute not only to the early-recovery of the residents in the affected area, but also to the strengthening of the Lao government’s risk-management system.
The Korean Embassy hopes that the Integrated Recovery Program in Attapeu Province will contribute to the project of improving the living condition of the residents in the affected areas and strengthening the risk-management system for unexpected disasters as well.