NIPN Advisory board Meeting for 2021

A NIPN Advisory advisory board meeting was held on the 3rd of December 2021. The meeting was chaired by H.E. Dr. Manothong Vongxay, Vice Minister of MPI and Chair of NIPN Advisory Committee. It provided the opportunity for both the Data and Policy Analysis Units to give progress reports of their activities implementation throughout 2021. The Committee gave strategic directions on some of the activities and proffered solutions to some of the challenges affecting the implementation of the program in Lao PDR, especially with challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic. Members of the committee also approved the SOP for managing and operating the NIPN dashboard and data repository. The meeting was held for half-day at the crowne plaza hotel, Vientiane capital.