The 70th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights was the topic of the last Open Lecture of 2018, held on the 26th of December at the National University of Laos. Ms. Alina Timus, Program Officer at ILSTA presented the history of the creation of the UDHR and its founders, and the role of […]
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On the 12 of December Mr. John Connolly, Director of ILSTA, gave an Open Lecture at the National University of Laos on Digital currencies. The Lecture was an introduction to the diverse range of the virtual currencies, the history of their appearance and the role it has in shaping national financial and economic systems. Students, […]
For two days, on Thursday 20th and Friday 21st of December 201, the FLP in cooperation with the University of Luxembourg, welcomed Dr. Basak Baglayan for a series of open lectures on “International Human Rights Law”. Dr. Basak Baglayan is a Human Rights expert, currently a postdoctoral researcher at the University of Luxembourg where she […]
On 7th of December ILSTA’s English for Law Programme Awards Ceremony took place. Over 90 officials, from 7 governmental institutions received certificates for completing the English for law module. The deputy prosecutor general, Mr. Xaysana Khotphouthone expressed his gratitude for ILSTA and underlined the importance of learning a foreign language, especially for government officials, and […]
From the 24th of November to 4th of December ILSTA organised, in partnership with People’s Supreme Court and the Institute of Research and Training of PSC, a workshop for court clerks from 13 provinces, on the role of the court clerks in the judicial system. The activities comprised presentations on the role and duties of […]
Continuing the theme of corruption, Keith Farquharson, a Program Officer with ILSTA, delivered a presentation on “Laundering the Proceeds of Corruption” at the Faculty of Law and Political Science on 5 December. Using actual cases, he illustrated a number of ways in which corrupt officials attempt to launder the proceed of their corrupt acts. In […]
Prosecutors from 10 provinces took part in a multi-agency workshop on “Strengthening Capacities on Monitoring, Anti-corruption, Anti-money Laundering and Asset Recovery” from 26th to 30th November in Luang Prabang. The workshop brought together representatives from the State Inspection Authority, the People’s Supreme Court and the Law Bar Association. Presentations and discussions focused on the national […]
On the 20th of November, the ILSTA team took part in a workshop in Pakse, Champasak province, in cooperation with OSPP on ‘’The Dissemination of the Law on Civil Servants and the Prevention of Corruption’’.
The ILSTA team was in Pakse, Champasak province, on the 19th of November, for a Workshop organised in partnership with the Office of the Supreme People’s Prosecutor of the Lao PDR, on “Strengthening capacities on monitoring Anti-corruption, Anti-money laundering and Asset recovery”.
Ms. Alina Timus, Program Officer at ILSTA, gave an Open Lecture on the 21st of November at the National University of Laos, on ,,the Anti-corruption fight. Moldova’s case study.’’. The presentation focused on the most important elements of the anti-corruption fight, as the legislative process, law enforcement, monitoring mechanisms and reporting procedures, through the prism […]