Legal professionals benefit from ILSTA’s specialised English for law training

Lao law professionals are honing their legal English skills thanks to a specialised multi-level law curriculum being delivered by the Institute for Legal Support and Technical Assistance. The ILSTA English for Law Programme was launched in June 2016 starting with the training of 40 prosecutors from the Office of the Supreme People’s Prosecutor (OSPP). With […]

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ILSTA awareness materials on AML/CFT reach national audience

The Anti Money Laundering Intelligence Office (AMLIO) of the Bank of Laos organised a workshop on Anti Money Laundering and Counter Financing of Terrorism (AML/CFT) at the Institute of Economics and Finance in Vientiane. ILSTA is supporting AMLIO in educating financial institutions, law enforcement officials and the general public on the crime of money laundering […]

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Nationwide anti-corruption training concludes in Vientiane

A series of training sessions on combating corruption jointly initiated by the State Inspection Authority (SIA) and ILSTA concluded today with a final workshop in Vientiane for inspection officials from five central provinces. In total, three workshops on prevention, anti-corruption and international best practices have been organised respectively in Luang Prabang for northern provinces, in Champasak […]

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Southern inspection officials sharpen their anti-corruption skills

Some 50 inspection officials from 5 southern provinces of Savannakhet, Champsack, Salavane, Sekong and Attapeu took part in a three-day workshop on countering corruption in Champsack Province, which was jointly organised by State Inspection Authority and Institute for Legal Support and Technical Assistance ILSTA and is supported by the Government of Luxembourg. The main objective […]

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Officials receive training in combating organised crime and money laundering

Sixty officials from the Provincial Prosecutor and Public Security Departments of four Northern provinces are taking part in training on countering organised crime on 25- 28 September in Udomxay Province. The training was organised by the Supreme People’s Prosecutor and the Institute for Legal Support and Technical Assistance (ILSTA) from Luxembourg. This initiative is part […]

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Northern inspection officials learn best practices on countering corruption

The State Inspection Authority together with the Institute for Legal Support and Technical Assistance (ILSTA) conducted a workshop sharing international best practices on countering corruption. The workshop running from 20-22 September in Luang Prabang is supported by the Government of Luxembourg and brought together 55 inspection officials from the Northern provinces of Luang Prabang, Bokeo, […]

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Laos prepares to establish administrative court

The People’s Supreme Court and Institute for Legal Support and Technical Assistance ILSTA convened an international colloquium on administrative law in order to further the draft resolution on the setting up of an Administrative Court system in Laos. The three-day meeting, funded by the Government of Luxembourg, was co-chaired Mr Khampha Sengdara, Vice President of […]

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Legal experts discussed draft resolution on administrative procedure cases

The People’s Supreme Court and Institute for Legal Support and Technical Assistance (ILSTA) brought together some 30 senior legal experts from the People’s Supreme Court, Law Committee of National Assembly, Ministry of Justice, State Inspection Authority, People’s Supreme Prosecutor, Faculty of Law and Political Sciences as well as ILSTA to discuss the draft National Assembly […]

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Prosecutors and police receive training in combating organised crime

Sixty officials from the Provincial Prosecutor and Public Security Departments of four central provinces are taking part in training on countering organised crime on 4 – 7 July in Vientiane Province. The training was organised by the Supreme People’s Prosecutor and the Institute for Legal Support and Technical Assistance (ILSTA) from Luxembourg. This initiative is […]

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ILSTA attended 26th session of the Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice

ILSTA was represented at the twenty-sixth session of the Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice (CCPCJ), which took place in Vienna from 22-26 May 2017. The CCPCJ is the main global event on crime prevention and criminal justice and addresses annually critical thematic issues among member states and affiliated networks. For this 26th session the […]

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