Department of Public Works and Transport of Attapeu Province completed training on issuing the construction permits

The Department of Public Works and Transport of Attapeu Province  participated in training regarding the important roles in basic infrastructure development, and especially those under the control of Housing-Urban Planning and Environment.The training was based on the agreement of the Minister of Ministry of Public Works and Transport as evidenced by Number 9555/pwt, dated 16 July 2009 regarding organization and the mandate of Department of Public Works and Transport at province level and for the Vientiane Capital. The Department of Public Works and Transport of Attapeu gave high priority on issuing the construction permit sand on ensuring that PWT’s staff in the 5 districts understood the issues concerned in regards their role and mandate.

In the morning of 13 December 2012, at the meeting room of Department of Public Works and Transport of Attapeu, the training on issuing the construction permits was held for PWT’s staff in 5 the districts and was chaired by Mr. Sounenakhone Keoviengkham, Deputy Director of Department of Public Works and Transport of Attapeu province and adviser on housing. 27 attendees were head of sections, deputy heads, and staff from the control of housing-urban planning,  and the head of Public Works and Transport in 5 districts and its staff.

The training focused on making participants understand in detail about the procedures for documents and for issuing the permit with environmental concerns addressed, providing technical support to people on housing construction, using previous examples from real implementation as lessons in the training, and also on making participants understand the issues of housing-urban planning and environment. The training was successfully completed with the PWT’s staff in 5 districts understanding the procedures and issues of Housing-Urban Planning and Environment.

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