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The Latest News from Team Civitas

The Latest News from Team Civitas

After another lockdown where we all had to work from home, Team Civitas are happy to be back in the office. While Covid-19 related travel restrictions have put strict limits on our abilities to conduct in-person fieldwork, we have developed a successful strategy to conduct remote data collection in both […]

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World Day Against Trafficking in Persons – Listening to People’s Voices

World Day Against Trafficking in Persons – Listening to People’s Voices

Depriving humans of their ability to choose where they work, what kinds of work they engage in, how to manage the income produced by their labour, or restricting their ability to see family and friends remains among the most heinous of crimes. Trafficking in people can include dramatic scenarios where […]

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Team Civitas News- Latest from July

Team Civitas News- Latest from July

Team Civitas- Latest news! The Covid-19 restrictions have eased in most areas of the country and we are some of the fortunate ones who are able to get back to the office, following strict guidelines. This also means that we are able to get some of our teams back out […]

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Team Civitas News – A round up of our social media posting and some of our past projects.

Team Civitas News – A round up of our social media posting and some of our past projects.

Due to the current situation with COVID-19 in Lao PDR, most of the provinces in the country are in lockdown, including Vientiane Capital. The Civitas team are safely working from home and taking a much needed rest after a very busy few months. Whilst we are fortunate enough to still […]

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World Health Day- Household Air Pollution attributes to 47% of deaths per year in Lao PDR

World Health Day- Household Air Pollution attributes to 47% of deaths per year in Lao PDR

4.3 million people die each year due to household air pollution in globally, (WHO, 2012). Many people in Lao PDR still cook on open fires with iron tri-pod pot supports, three-stone fires, and other traditional devices. These families rely on firewood and charcoal as their main source of fuel. This […]

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