Author Archive | On-Anong Homsombath

Workshop on Crime Types and Organised Crime

Together with the Office of the Supreme People’s Prosecutor, ILSTA organised a Workshop on Crime Types and Organised Crime on the 28th of January. The presentations focused on the theoretical and practical aspects of the classification of the criminal activities and shared international best practices. 24 prosecutors from the Northern Provinces took part in the […]

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Workshop on Single Judge Court

ILSTA and People’s Supreme Court jointly organised a Workshop on Single Judges Courts at the Institute of Research and Training of People’s Supreme Court. This workshop aims to build capacities among judges in the important transition to single-judge courts at the area court level. The workshop was co-chaired by the President of the People’s Supreme […]

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Training on Prevention and Anti-Corruption in Houaphan Province

Training on Prevention and Anti-Corruption was organised by ILSTA in cooperation with the State Inspection Authority on 15th-17th January in Houaphan Province. The co-chaired training by Mr. Khamsone Thepvongsom, Head of the Provincial Inspection Authority and Mr. John Connolly, Director of ILSTA, gathered around 96 attendees and representatives from district and provincial departments of the […]

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Workshop on Database Searching

In the framework of the cooperation with the University of Luxembourg, the Faculty of Law and Political Science, National University of Laos had the pleasure to welcome for the second time Andrii Hubai, researcher from the University of Luxembourg. Andrii shared his expertise in arbitration and foreign investments during the Annual Legal Research organised by […]

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Seminar on the Draft Presidential Ordinance on Administrative Case Proceedings

On the 17th of December the People’s Supreme Court held a high-level seminar on the draft Presidential Ordinance on Administrative Case Proceedings. President of the People’s Supreme Court, Mr Khampha Sengdara, chaired the seminar which was attended by Vice Ministers, Provincial and District Governors, as well as senior legal experts. Mr Khampha stated that “ […]

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Open Lecture on Anti-Corruption

An open lecture on ‘Anti-Corruption’ was held at the Faculty of Law and Political Science National University of Laos. The lecture was one of ILSTA’s activities to raise public awareness and disseminate information about corruption. On the occasion of International Anti-Corruption Day, ILSTA organised this lecture to stress the importance of anti-corruption. The lecture was presented […]

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The Celebration of the 16th Anniversary of the International Anti-Corruption Day

International Anti-Corruption Day is observed annually, on 9 December, since the adoption of the United Nations Convention Against Corruption (UNCAC) on 31 October 2003 to raise public awareness for anti-corruption. Laos ratified the UNCAC in 2009 and anti-corruption is one of the national priorities in the run of becoming a rule of law state. On […]

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The Round Table Implementation Meeting

The Round Table Implementation Meeting is taking place these last two days, November 25 – 26, in Luang Prabang and ILSTA is proudly represented at the meeting in cooperation with the Ministry of Justice. RTIM is bringing together a large number of government agencies and development partners, including representatives from the civil society and private […]

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National Round of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) International Humanitarian Law Moot Court Competition

On 20th-21st of November, the National round of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) International Humanitarian Law Moot Court competition took place at the FLP. Six teams composed of two mooters competed in English acting in turn as the Defence and the Prosecution pleading a fictitious case before the International Criminal Court. This […]

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Open Lecture on the Right to Fair Trial in Civil Law Cases

In the framework of the Inter-University cooperation between the Luxembourg and Lao PDR, the Faculty of Law and Political Science National University of Laos had the pleasure to welcome Pr. Séverine Menétrey from the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance, University of Luxembourg. Pr. Menétrey, expert in Civil Law Procedure, led a four-day seminar dedicated to law lectures […]

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