Strengthening National Commission for Women in Lao PDR

18 February 2013 -- ADB Country Director for Lao Resident Mission Chong Chi Nai gave the opening remarks at the inception workshop on the Strengthening National Commission for Advancement of Women Network, on 12 February 2013.

Chong Chi Nai (right) gave opening remarks and co-chaired the workshop with H.E. Mr. Lattanamany Khounnyvong, Vice Minister of Public Works and Transport.

The workshop was co-chaired by the Vice Minister of Public Works and Transport, H.E. Mr. Lattanamany Khounnyvong. Chong Chi Nai emphasized that clear roles and responsibilities to plan, monitor, and evaluate gender mainstreaming will help the ministry narrow gender gaps.

Read the speech.