Posted: Nov 27, 2017
October 2017 Newsletter – “Voices from the Plain of Jars” Remembering Fred Branfman and the Stories He Helped Share
Posted: Nov 8, 2017
Posted: Oct 27, 2017
Posted: Sep 7, 2017
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).
PRESS RELEASE: U.S. to Provide $30 Million in 2017 to Address Bomb Legacy in Laos, But 2018 Funding Threatened by Dramatic Cuts
Posted: May 30, 2017
Congress has allocated $30 million to the unexploded ordnance sector in Laos for fiscal year 2017, fulfilling the second installment of a U.S. government pledge made by President Obama totalling $90 million over three years, $30 million per year. This funding will be used in bomb clearance, victim assistance, and risk education.
Category: Press Releases
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.