Tag: Laos

Introducing.. Ms Lanta Ketoukham

In July 2018, Lotus was please to welcome Ms Lanta Ketoukham as our Project Manager. Lanta began her career as an English teacher and her passion for further education expanded as she studied at a post-graduate level in Australia… Read More

Lotus Assists in the July Flooding 2018 in Laos

On July 18th 2018,  high levels of monsoonal rains caused the banks of the Xepian-Xe Nam Noy dam to collapse and the subsequent roof-level flood waters submerged and washed away several nearby villages,   leaving 6,600 people homeless. As Lotus… Read More

Sisterhood: WhatsApp Mentoring Program

Sisterhood is a program which connects ‘little sisters’,  Grade 11 students from Lotus Education Fund and ‘big sisters’, university students from the American Centre at That Dam in Vientiane, Laos. Big sisters act as mentors and they provide… Read More

Charity Dinner New Lambton 2013

New Lambton, Australia Community raises funds for Lotus Educational Fund in Laos, PDR September 2013 The lives of poverty-stricken girls in rural Laos was put in the spotlight last week when the Blackbutt Hotel and women from the… Read More

Charity Bike ride June 2013

3000km Bike Ride For Girl’s Education   Helen Keogh (from Wangaratta, Australia) currently living and working as a teacher in Vientiane, Laos will cycle 3000km meeting her cycling friend Brett in Chiang Mai, Thailand. Together they will begin… Read More

The Changing Face Of International Education

International Educators visit the Lotus Girls in Laos

On Friday May 24th 2013 a group of six International educators from the New International School of Bangkok (NIST) including Nora Hamzel, Helen Stead, Amelie Nadeau, David Garcia Fernandez, Luis Murillo Othon, Dianne Gamage and friend Ibi Szentirmay… Read More