Laos - Green Deal

Team Europe Green Initiative in the Lao PDR

Transformational Potential - Contribution to the transformational potential of national policies in areas of high potential for:

  • Climate adaptation and mitigation
  • Sustainable socio-economic development
  • Private sector development International and regional trade
  • Governance issues (e.g. workers’ rights, women economic empowerment)

The Team Europe Proposal activities are divided in priorities:

Priority 1 - Phakhao Lao ("Farm-to-Fork"):

  • Sustainable transition to climate-adapted agro-ecology
  • Strengthening of value chains and quality
  • Increasing national agricultural outputs
  • Potential for green decent and inclusive employment
  • Potential for exportation
  • Promotion of safe, sustainable and diverse quality nutrition

Priority 2 - Forest Partnership:

  • Improvement of land-use management
  • Enhancing the rule of law
  • Reversing land degradation and ecosystems loss
  • Reducing vulnerability to climate change
  • Promoting biodiversity conservation Improving water availability and quality
  • Tackling informal trade
  • Preserving land quality and reducing greenhouse gas emissions

Complementary priorities:

  • Climate resilient infrastructure and connectivity
  • Sustainable tourism and heritage
  • Green and renewable energy
  • Green cities
  • Green skills and youth employment
  • Digitalisation
  • Governance
  • Business and trade facilitation, regional integration.

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About Laos - Green Deal

Geographical area

Asia - South East

Thematic priority

  • Green deal
  • Human Development


  • No Poverty
  • Zero Hunger
  • Good Health and Well-being
  • Quality Education
  • Gender Equality
  • Clean Water and Sanitation
  • Affordable and Clean Energy
  • Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
  • Reduced Inequality
  • Sustainable Cities and Communities
  • Responsible Consumption and Production
  • Climate Action
  • Life on Land
  • Peace and Justice Strong Institutions
  • Partnerships to achieve the Goal