Region: East Asia and Pacific
Country: Lao PDR
Keywords: Legal Framework
Draft, Version 7 of June 2015. The draft Decree includes gender considerations. One of the guiding principles is to ensure due diligence to mitigate negative impacts on women and children and maximize their benefit within the control of the PPPs and their implementation.
It also introduces a gender sustainability assessment as part of the feasibility studies and the evaluation and award of the proposals within the tendering process can take gender criteria established by the Evaluation Comittee into account.
Updated: March 30, 2021