Laos

Projects in Laos

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Conservation of the Early 16th-Century Wat Visoun Temple in Luang Prabang

This project involves the conservation of the temple’s historic roof, one of the largest in the region.

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Conservation of the Early 16th-Century Wat Visoun Temple in Luang Prabang, Phase 2

This project continues work begun under a previous Ambassadors Fund grant to conserve the building.

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Documentation of the Traditional Music of Minority Ethnic Communities in Laos

This project, which involves the documentation of endangered traditional music used in the ceremonies of seven distinct ethnic minority communities, directly supports the U.S.…

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Conservation of the Early 16th-Century Wat Visoun Temple in Luang Prabang, Phase 3

This project, which focuses on the That Pathum (Makmo) stupa, continues work begun under previous Ambassadors Fund grants and directly supports the Embassy’s efforts to portra…

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Digitization of Manuscripts in South-East Asia (DREAMSEA)

This project aims to fund large-scale digitization of manuscripts in maritime and mainland South-East Asia, and to make these available in an open-access online archive.

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