August 2017 Newsletter – A Message From One of Two Psychologists in Laos, Dr. Manivone Thikeo: My Legacies of War
Posted: Aug 4, 2017
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May 2017 Newsletter – Victory! But the Fight Goes On… (AND we’re featured on Anthony Bourdain: Explore Parts Unknown & National Geographic)
Posted: May 31, 2017
Victory! The second installment ($30m) of President Obama’s $90 million pledge made it safely into the FY 2017 budget! But the Fight Goes On – The 2018 White House budget proposal suggests a cut to $10m (over 65% cut).
Posted: Mar 30, 2017
Take Action! A bomb blast on March 21, 2017 injured twelve and killed one in what is believed to be the highest-causality unexploded ordnance accident in decades. It is unacceptable that Lao people are still being killed and maimed. This deadly legacy must end.
Posted: Mar 24, 2017
Inspired by Legacies of War’s mission, Sisavanh created the exhibition “Legacies of War”, at Tinney Contemporary Gallery. Sisavanh is one the first professional Lao American visual artists and educators of her generation.
Posted: Mar 24, 2017
This week a new administration in the White House and Congress entered with new priorities. Past commitments and policies are being reversed, but we are commited to keeping the issue of Laos’ unexploded ordnance on the radar of policymakers.
Posted: Dec 16, 2016
Board Chair Titus Peachey would like to thank you for your support and to tell you about the incredible impact that you are making with your generous gifts.
Posted: Nov 28, 2016
We have so much to be thankful for this year. President Obama historically visited Laos and committed $90 million toward UXO removal. But we also know that many challenges lie ahead. Our work to save lives in Laos is far from finished.
Posted: Sep 28, 2016
During his extraordinary visit to Vientiane, the President openly acknowledged the U.S. bombing of Laos during the war. For all of us who have helped to bring this history to light, it was an incredible moment.