Tackling Project Implementation Bottlenecks to Improve Development Outcomes

VIENTIANE, LAO PDR – A meeting led by the Government of the Lao People’s Democratic Republic (Lao PDR) reviewed the implementation performance of projects and programs in Lao PDR financed by the Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the World Bank Group. Project implementation challenges were discussed, and measures agreed to streamline processes and improve performance and effectiveness.  
The Joint Country Portfolio Review (JCPR)Meeting was led by Ministry of Planning and Investment, with active participation from the government’s key implementing agencies.