Lao Disabled People’s Association (LDPA)


Lao Disabled People’s Association (LDPA)

Type of organization Non Profit Association (NPA)
Year of establishment 2001
Area of Implementation/Province Bolikhamxay, Champasack, Luang Prabang, Oudomxay, Saravan, Savannakhet, Sekong, Vientiane, Vientiane Municipality, Xayaboury, Xiengkhouang

People with disabilities are fully accepted and participate in all aspects of

Main Goal

1. Civil society organisations, the private sector and government are
fully aware of and understand issues related to disability rights;
2.LDPA head office and provincial branch offices have strong organisational
capacity and leadership and are able to effectively represent all people with
disabilities; 3.LDPA is recognised as knowledgeable and skilled in the disability
sector in the Lao PDR; 4.LDPA promotes independent living in society for people
with disabilities.

Sector Capacity Building, Education, Gender, Human Rights, Social Protection
Target Group

Persons of any kind, without discrimination of women, children,
youth or the elderly; Families with Disabilities, Government Employees, Local
Authorities, International Organisation Staff, Students, Police, Doctors.


Mr Thongchanh Duangmalalay, Mobile: 020 222 46 241

Main coordinator

Mrs Lattana Sengdara, Mobile: 020 59 257 977

Office address and contact

Phonsavang-Nongthatai, Chanthabouly District,
Vientiane Capital, Mobile: 021 562 960; 562 963, Fax: 021 562 964
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