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Developing a National Blue Economy Framework for Lao PDR

Blue Economy, Sustainable Development, Investment, Lao PDR

Developing a National Blue Economy Framework for Lao PDR

This policy brief discusses the development of a national blue economy framework for the Lao People’s Democratic Republic (Lao PDR) to capitalise on the country’s rich water and forest resources in a sustainable manner. The framework would promote sustainable development of the blue economy, identify priority areas for investment, enhance stakeholder capacity, and promote the Lao PDR blue economy. The priority sectors identified for investment include fisheries, forest carbon, inland marine connectivity, and hydropower development.

Developing a National Blue Economy Framework for Lao PDR

Date

13 September 2023

Category

Lao PDR, Investment

Author/Editor

Aloun Phonvisay

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