The Asia Foundation, Laos
Law Program Officer
Thip Nouansyvong is an attorney with a background in Lao civil and criminal law. She currently serves as the Law Program Officer in The Asia Foundation’s office in Vientiane, Lao PDR where she manages implementation of assigned portfolio of projects and activities, ensuring delivery of all output and outcomes on time and within the set budget. Prior to this role, she worked with the Law and Development Partnership (LDP) as a Legal Advisor and Pro Bono Manager. She provided clients with legal and tax consulting and issued legal opinions regarding civil and criminal law. Her practice focused on civil law, employment law, criminal law, family law, domestic violence, and human trafficking. She also provided legal support to the Gender-Based Violence Project, Bridges Across Borders Southeast Asia Community Legal Education Initiative. Ms. Nouansyvong received her Bachelor of Laws (LL. B) from the Faculty of Law and Political Science, National University of Laos. She is a member of the Lao Bar Association.