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English for Law Programme Awards Ceremony

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 […]

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Workshop on Strengthening Capacities on Monitoring, Anti-corruption, Anti-money Laundering and Asset Recovery, Luang Prabang

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 […]

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Courtesy visit of the Delegation Group of Justice Department of Yunnan Province to Laos and Myanmar

A Delegation Group from the Justice Department of Yunnan Province paid a courtesy visit to ILSTA on October 11th. The delegation composed justice department officials as well as members of the Bar Association of Yunnan Province, an organization which gathers 11 000 lawyers. Discussions looked into possible future cooperation in providing and exchanging legal proficiency […]

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Workshop on Assets and Modern Technologies

Sixty judges from the Supreme Court of Laos took part in a seminar on “Assets and Modern Technologies” from 10th to 12th October in Vientiane Capital. The judges came from 8 provinces, namely Udomxay, Bokeo, Luang Namtha and Luang Prabang in the north; Vientiane province, Khammouane, and Bolikhamxay in the centre; and Champasak from the south. […]

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Anti-Corruption seminar in Bolikhamxay Province

The State Inspection Authority (SIA) organised an anti-corruption seminar in Bolikhamxay Province for 220 state officials on 23-24 August in Paksan District. Officials came from all districts in the province and included investigators, inspectors and monitoring officials. Mr Bounseng Phathamavong, Vice Governor of Bolikhamxay Province, said in his opening statement that “although a lot of […]

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