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Save the Children International Laos (SCI)

Women Livelihood Creation (WLC)

Last updated:2010-08-11 06:32:36

Women’s Livelihood Creation (WLC) Project phase II is the second phase of a project formerly known as the Minority Women’s Livelihood Creation (MWLC)Project, implemented in Khop, Xienghone district, located near the Thai-Lao border in northern Sayaboury. It is a remote, mountain province situated in northwest Laos. The Project supports vocational skill development and credit provision for ethnic women from the Mong, Khmu, Leu and Nyouan ethnic group in topic relevance to their specific culture and local environment. The project aim is to support income generation initiatives for women, which could contribute to sustainable livelihood outcome for themselves and their family. The practical use of the skills learned in the training courses are promoted through a small credit fund and micro finance training in support of livelihood initiatives and/or to empower vulnerable women and enhance their capacity, confidence and motivation.

Project Start Date Project End Date Current Project Phase Current Phase Start Current Phase End Project Operational Budget
Jul 1st 2008 Jun 30th 2011 II Jul 1st 2008 Jun 30th 2011 248565

Project Coordinator Project Partners
lalongkhone Chanthamaly
(00856) 020 5429552
There are no partners specified

Provinces and districts of project activity:

Provinces Districts
Xayaboury Province - Khop - Xienghone

Sectors and sub-sectors of project activity:

Sectors Sub-sectors
Income Generation & Economic Development - Income Generation Activity

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