We say NO to domestic violence against women

Phayao Phimmasone


Phayao Phimmasone

Hello, I’m Phayao Phimmasone has been working as the Gender Manager for ADWLE since 2012. i graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Administrative Law from the Faculty of Law and Political Sciences, National University of Laos, Vientiane Capital. I’m a strong advocate for gender equality and empowering women. I’m an experience carrying out trainings having done so in 2009 as a volunteer at the Rural Research and Development Training Centre. My skills are well utilised in this current position where i trains universities and communities on women’s rights, especially international instruments like CEDAW, the notion of gender and on gender action learning system tools.

ADWLE staff media training

Sonnaly Sivongsou


Hello, I’m Sonnaly Sivongsou. I have been working as the Admin/Finance Officer at ADWLE since 2012. I have a keen interest in development work, especially raising awareness on women’s rights and gender equality in order to achieve equal rights for women in society. My responsibilities include: to manage the office finances, plan the budget for ADWLE activities, write the financial reports and report to the Director and donors.

I graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Souksavath College, Vientiane. I also obtained a Higher Diploma from the Faculty of English Business Administration at Kevin College, Vientiane.