Date(s) - 20/07/2019
The role of women in Laotian society is celebrated nationwide in this landlocked country. The rights of women were established in 1955 on this exact day under the National Constitution and Law and remain as of today, the foundation for equality between women and men.
A day where the country confirms is ongoing support for women development, promoting the role and status of women and strengthening the unity among women of different ethnic minorities throughout the country. Traditionally, Laotian women are allowed to take a day off on 20 July as men continue with their work.