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Contribution to the protection and promotion of Children's Rights in Lao PDR The project aims to provide: An enabling environment for dialogue and action between government and civil society to advance Children's Rights. Enhanced capacity of local CSOs, children and youth to monitor, dissemination, promotion and protection of Children's Rights. Enhanced Knowledge base of Children's Rights for children and adult citizens in Lao PDR.
The project consists of a Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) construction in Vientiane, Lao PDR, and includes the creation of dedicated bus lanes, the acquisition of the buses and also facilities for parking management, traffic management and for pedestrians.
The general objective of this project is to contribute to the protection and promotion of social, economic and cultural rights of non-Lao and Thai ethnic communities in Lao PDR. More specifically, the project seeks to build the capacity of local civil society in Bokeo Province to empower vulnerable ethnic communities and families. It aims to secure gender justice, labour rights and cultural rights, in a manner sensitive to local traditions respecting the Lao PDR laws and internationally recognised human rights principles.
This project aims to enhance the participation of village civil society groups in promoting and protecting human rights in Khammouane and Savannakhet provinces. 
The project covers two types of activities. The first type is around Capacity and Networking - activities include training on climate change adaptation, vulnerability and capacity assessment and proposed adaptation measures in selected sites as case studies. Creating a platform for knowledge-sharing and exchange and establishing a network with environment Civil Society Organisations.
The project aims at increasing sustainable freight transport and logistics in the Mekong Region, mainly through energy efficiency and safety measures for at least 500 SMEs. It is addressing four major challenges in this sector:fuel efficiency, safe transport of dangerous goods, access to finance and policy and market environment.
Climate Change Adaptation of Small-Scale Fisherfolks of Songkla Lake in Phattalung Province and Organic Farmer Group in Chachoengsao Province and their experience in Climate Change Adaptation.
Improving fuel consumption through Eco-driving techniques.
The project aims at increasing sustainable freight transport and logistics in the Mekong Region mainly through energy efficiency and safety measures for at least 500 SMEs. It is addressing four major challenges in this sector: fuel efficiency safe transport of dangerous goods access to finance and policy and market environment.

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