|Country||Lao Peoples Democratic Republic|
|Year||2014 - 2020|
|Type of Measure||Policies > National action plan specific to violence against women|
|Form of Violence||Violence against women and girls|
The Lao Government issued the Decree No. 167/PMO, dated 15 May 2014 to endorse the National Plan of Action on the Prevention and Elimination of Violence Against Women and Violence Against Children (2014-2020), which was derived from the Law on Preventing and Combatting Violence Against Women and Children.