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The National Assembly, the People’s Supreme Court of Lao PDR, and ILSTA held a Workshop on the Amendment of the Law on the People’s Court

On August 03-04, 2022, the Law Committee of the National Assembly, the People’s Supreme Court of Lao PDR and ILSTA held a Workshop on the Amendment of the Law on the People’s Court. Participants from a wide range of government agencies discussed the proposed amendments.Mr. Chalern Yiapaoher, Vice President and President of the Law Committee […]

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The Lao Customs Department, Ministry of Finance, and ILSTA are running a two-week Criminal Investigation Course for Lao Customs Officers in Pakse

The Lao Customs Department, Ministry of Finance, and ILSTA are running a two-week Criminal Investigation Course for Lao Customs Officers at Champasak Grand Hotel, Pakse Prefecture, Champasak Province, Lao PDR, from the 1st – 12th of August 2022.The training course covers theory and practice of criminal investigation skills such as case management, operational planning, surveillance, […]

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ILSTA held a workshop on Anti-Corruption and International Best Practice for Inspection Officials in Luang Namtha and Bokeo Province

On the 26th-28th July 2022, the State Inspection and Anti-Corruption Authority and ILSTA held a workshop on Anti-Corruption and International Best Practice for Inspection Officials for 80 government inspection officials from Luang Namtha and Bokeo Provinces. The three-day workshop presented the international legal framework against corruption, UNCAC, to which Lao PDR became a party to […]

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Workshop on Building Prosecutor’s Capacity in Wildlife Crime Prevention and Prosecution

The Office of Supreme People’s Prosecutors and ILSTA held a workshop on Building Prosecutor’s Capacity in Wildlife Crime Prevention and Prosecution on July 11-15, 2022, at Amari Hotel, Vang Vieng District, Vientiane Province.The 20 prosecutors from the central provinces of Laos were led through the theoretical and practical curriculum, using case studies of wildlife crime […]

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Workshop on Strengthening Techniques on Monitoring and Inspecting of Case Proceedings and Making Statements in Court Hearings for Prosecutors of 6 central Provinces

The Office of Supreme People’s Prosecutor (OSPP) of Lao PDR and ILSTA organised a workshop on Strengthening Techniques on Monitoring and Inspecting of Case Proceedings and Making Statements in Court Hearings for Prosecutors of 6 central Provinces: Vientiane Captial, Xieng Khuang, Xaysomboune, Vientiane Province, Khammouane and Bolikhamxay, July 13-15, 2022, in Paksan District, Bolikhamxay.Mr. Bounthan […]

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ILSTA in Collaboration with AMLIO Conducts the Workshop on AML/CFT for Reporting Entities

On July 4–5, 2022, at the Muong Thanh Hotel in Vientiane, the Anti-Money Laundering Intelligence Office (AMLIO) of Lao PDR and the Institute for Legal Support and Technical Assistance (ILSTA) held a workshop on AML/CFT for Reporting Entities, including banks and non-bank financial organizations like insurance firms and casinos. The FATF 40 Recommendations and the […]

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ILSTA in Partnership with the People’s Supreme Court held a workshop on the Dissemination of the Presidential Decree on Administrative Proceedings

The People’s Supreme Court (PSC) held a workshop on the Dissemination of the Presidential Decree on Administrative Proceedings for Local Government Authorities on the 23rd-24th of June 2022, at Muong Thanh Hotel. The workshop was co-chaired by Mr. Bounkhuang Thavisak, Vice President of the People’s Supreme Court, and Mr. Richard Philippart, President and Director General […]

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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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