The Department of Pre-school and Primary Education of the Ministry of Education and Sports (MoES) implements the Fit for School (FIT) Programme in Lao PDR with technical assistance from the GIZ Regional FIT Programme. MoES coordinates closely with the Ministry of Health (MoH) on all government levels to ensure good intersectoral collaboration under this programme. The program is implemented in 22 model schools located in in Vientiane Capital City in the districts of Saythany, Sisattanak, Sangthong and Sikhottabong.

At the moment the Ministry of Education and Sports (MoES) is scaling up the Fit for School programme approach to more schools in Vientiane Capital as well as to other provinces in the country. Read more about these scale-up activities and related partnerships under ‘OUR WORK’ in Lao PDR.