Title of document: Laos - CLEAR “Consolidated Livelihood Exercise for Analyzing Resilience”

Authors: MONRE and WFP

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Ministry/Government Agency/Organisation: MONRE, WFP and SWEDEN

Year of publication: 2016

Geographic focus: Lao PDR

Main issues / topics addressed (for example: Livelihood zones; Resilience profile; Access to land; Livelihood diversity……)

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Summary:

This special report is published jointly by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment and the World Food Programme with technical support from the USAID’s Mekong Adaptation and Resilience to Climate Change (Mekong ARCC) project, as well as inputs from the Ministry of Agriculture and Forests, Ministry of Planning and Investments, Ministry of Labour and Social Welfare, the United Nations Development Programme, the Food and Agriculture Organisation, the NGO Disaster Risk Reduction and Management consortium (Oxfam, CARE, World Vision, the French Red Cross) and Decide Info.

The report examines climate impacts on livelihoods and is intended to be used as a tool to identify adaptation options for the most vulnerable livelihoods.