Since our establishment in 2011 we have carried out the following major assignments as well as over one hundred market research and interpreting/ translation assignments. The following project timeline summarizes our experience in the last 8 years.
Integrated Program for Climate Resilience and Empowerment in Attapeu, Lao PDR (IPCREA)
LSR has completed field data collection for the Baseline Survey assigned by the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) together with the Ministry of Labor and Social Welfare and the Attapeu Provincial Authority that are jointly implementing the Integrated Program for Climate Resilience and Empowerment in Attapeu, Lao PDR (IPCREA)
The Sustainable Change Achieved through LInking Improved Nutrition and Governance (SCALING)
The Sustainable Change Achieved through LInking Improved Nutrition and Governance (SCALING) program is designed to enhance the nutritional status of adolescent girls, pregnant and lactating women, and children <5 years in 14 districts across the provinces of Luang Prabang, Luang Namtha, Phongsaly, Huaphanh in Laos. The program was implemented in the period December 2017-December 2021 by a consortium of INGOs–Save the Children (SCI), CARE, ChildFund Laos (CFL), and Comite de Cooperation au Laos (CCL) under its broader Partnership for Improved Nutrition in Lao PDR (PIN).
Plan and CAMKID: Strengthening civil society to protect and promote social, economic and cultural rights of ethnic communities
Lao Social Research & Service Ltd has partnered with Plan and CAMKID to provide Baseline data collection training to relevant units by using the Kobo Collect tool as a data collection tool in “Strengthening civil society to protect and promote social, economic and cultural rights of ethnic communities” in Bokeo.
WB – Baby WASH and Nutrition
Household survey on Baby WASH and nutrition behaviors in 4 provinces of Lao PDR – Xiengkwang, Houaphan, Phongsaly, and Oudomxai; Approximately 600 households covering behavior determinants
MPWT/WB/AIIB/NDF – Support NR13N
Nam Ngiep 1 Power Co. Ltd – Biennial Resettlers Survey
Detailed household consumption and expenditure survey for 1,600 affected HHs in Borikhamxay Province.
ADB – Youth and Labour Survey
Comprehensive household labour force and youth school to work transitions survey across three regions – North, South and Central – plus Vientiane Capital in Lao PDR. Approx. 3,500 interviews undertaken with a large team of enumerators.
KFW – Trade Students Survey
TVET survey of current and former students in four provinces.
USAID – Study on Disability
Key Informant Interviews, Focus Group Discussions, reporting and analysis on the Gender Aspects of PWD policy and Practice in Lao PDR. A
WB/AIIB/MPWT – Social and Economic Study – JV with LCG Ltd
Multiple surveys of households, businesses, public properties affected by the proposed widening of the road. Over 5,000 households
WB – PRF Village Nutrition Centre
Social survey services to the PRF Village Nutrition Centre impact evaluation, including coding, data cleaning and survey.
Revision of Gender Guidelines for the Poverty Reduction Fund (Poverty Reduction Fund/World Bank)
Helvetas – LURAS
Beneficiary Assessment for LURAS program.
Questionnaire coding, training and provision of equipment
EDC (Washington DC)
Organize meetings with ministries and stakeholders, translating and interpreting, transport and other arrangements
WFP/EDC – School Feeding/WASH
Data collection in 159 schools in 2 regions of Lao PDR – to support impact assessment review of School Feeding meals combined with or without WASH activities in Lao PDR (World Food Program Laos Joint contract with Enterprise Development Company Laos)