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Workshop on Amnesty Capacity Building for Central and Local Levels

The Office of the Supreme People’s Prosecutor and ILSTA held a workshop on strengthening capacity for the National Pardon’s Secretariat at central and local levels on June 15-17, 2022 at the International Cooperation Training Centre (ICTC). The workshop aimed at leveraging the technical capacity and exchanging lessons learnt on Pardon at the national, central and […]

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ILSTA Supports the Workshop on Strengthening Capacity in Inspection, Anti-Corruption, and MLA/CFT for the Prosecutors of Southern Provinces

The Institute for Legal Support and Technical Assistance (ILSTA) and the Office of the Supreme People’s Prosecutor (OSPP), in partnership with the State Audit Organization, conducted a Workshop on Strengthening Capacity in Inspection, Anti-Corruption, and AML/CFT for the Prosecutors of Southern Provinces, namely Attapue, Xekong, Salavan, Savannakhet, and Champasak provinces. This event was co-chaired by Mrs. […]

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ILSTA Supports the Workshop on the Rule of Law, Administrative Law and Genaral Inspection of Office of the People’s Prosecutors

On the 23rd-27th of May 2022 in Pakse City, Champasak province, The Institute for Legal Support and Technical Assistance, in cooperation with the Office of the Supreme People’s Prosecutor, conducted a workshop on the rule of law, administrative law, and general inspection of the office of the people’s prosecutors. The event was co-chaired by Mr. […]

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ILSTA launched the 3rd Criminal Investigation Course for Prosecutors and Police Officers in Luang Prabang

The Office of the Supreme People’s Prosecutor, the Ministry of Public Security and ILSTA cooperated in running a two-week Criminal Investigation Course for Lao prosecutors and police in Luang Prabang, Lao PDR, from May 16th – 27th.The training course covers a range of criminal investigation skills including case management, operational planning, surveillance, and crime scene […]

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ILSTA Conducts Legal awareness campaigns in Vientiane province

On 5th – 6th of May ILSTA with the Ministry of Justice conducted legal awareness campaigns in Provincial and District Justice Offices in Vientiane province, meeting with local Justice Office representatives and disseminating Lao legislation, ILSTA training and legal awareness materials to the Justice Offices.ILSTA was delighted to cooperate with JICA Legal Project in Laos […]

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ILSTA supports AMLIO on disseminating Anti-Money Laundering and Countering Financing of Terrorism Law

ILSTA met the Anti-Money Laundering Intelligence Office on training in AML/CFT on Wednesday 23 February. AMLIO coordinates Laos’ efforts to prevent money laundering and the financing of terrorism in the country. ILSTA has been supporting AMLIO with training and awareness material over the past five years and received an award in recognition for its work […]

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ILSTA’s E-Lecture Series on Legal Topics

ILSTA Supports Online Learning During Country Lockdown through E-Lecture Series and Post-Knowledge Quiz on Legal Topics for Lao Government Officials and Students From 8 September to December 2021. In order to make the most out of technologies and this current situation, ILSTA is developing a wide range of online learning activities that promote legal education. […]

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ILSTA Supports Ministry of Justice for Participating in ASEAN Law Meetings at Senior Officials and Ministers Levels (ALSOM-ALAWMM)

On 20th October 2021, ILSTA’s President Mr Richard Philippart met with Vice Minister of Justice, Mr Ketsana Phommachanh, along with the Head of Cabinet and the Head of the ASEAN Department to discuss preparations for the ASEAN Senior Law Officials Meetings (ALSOM) and the ASEAN Law Minister’s Meetings (ALAWMM), which took place from 25th – […]

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The Virtual Special Lecture on Opportunities and Challenges of Lao PDR as a Vice-Chairman of the 76th UN General Assembly

On Wednesday, 29 September 2021, the virtual Special Lecture on “Opportunities and Challenges of Lao PDR on the Vice-Chairmanship of the 76th UN General Assembly Session in 2021-2022” delivered by H.E. Anouparb Vongnorkeo, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Lao PDR to the United Nations was successfully conducted by the Lao Students’ Council in Canada (LSCC) […]

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