Laos and Australia partner to train government leaders contentKey people from Government of Laos ministries will attend professional development workshops over the next week, designed to increase their skills in human resource development planning. The workshops will be delivered by the Laos Australia Institute, which is managed by Coffey on behalf of the Australian Government.

The workshops include representatives from 23 government agencies such as the Ministry of Education and Sports, the Ministry of Health, the Ministry of Industry and Commerce, the Lao Women’s Union and the Lao National Academy of Politics and Public Administration.

The Laos Australia Institute provides training and support in human resource development in order to help Laos meet current and future development challenges such as sustained economic growth, and the delivery of services and integration within the region through the ASEAN Economic Community.