Its first priority of operations will be Lao PDR, as the Lao authorities expressed an interest in receiving tailored assistance and as the founding members have extensive experience in the governance sector in this country.
In the time frame 2015-2020 ILSTA will work in 4 critical areas. The Institute has a modular approach for its strategy and planning of operations. Special efforts are made to link and crosslink various fields and actors in order to promote national coordination and avoid segmentation.
- The Institute supports the legal sector by providing regular advanced trainings at the Faculty of Law and Political Science, National University of Laos.
- The Institute supports the needs of law professionals at government agencies.
- The Institute supports national authorities to raise awareness of thematic issues at grassroots level.
- The Institute manages and fosters understanding about knowledge and data management.