The Government of Lao PDR led the implementation of the Violence Against Children and Youth Survey (VACS) in 2014, and launched the VACS report in 2018.
The Ministry of Planning and Investment, Lao Statistics Bureau, and the National Commission for Mothers and Children coordinated the implementation of the VACS, with support from UNICEF, Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
In 2018, the Government of Lao PDR launched a multi-sectoral response to the VACS.
Completed, implementing response
An overview of the data found in Lao PDR’s Violence Against Children and Youth Survey (VACS) report.
Explore the data in Lao PDR's Violence Against Children and Youth Survey (VACS) report.
Using infographics, this document visualizes the findings of the national Violence against Children and Youth Survey (VACS) in Lao PDR.
Priority actions from a multi-sectoral response to Lao's national Violence against Children Survey (VACS).