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United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees

The Honorable Ruud Lubbers
High Commissioner
United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)
Case Postale 2500, CH 1211
Geneva 2 Depot, Switzerland
UNHCR Who is a refugee ?

UNHCR Branch Office for Lao People’s Democratic Republic
Phon Kheng Road
B.P. 760
Vientiane, Lao P.D.R.
Tel: (856-21) 21 20 38(39)
Fax: (856-21) 21 33 85
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UNHCR Branch Office for Thailand
P.O. Box 2-121, Rajdamnern
Bangkok 10200, Thailand
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UNHCR Branch Office for Socialist Republic of Vietnam
60 Rue Nguyen Thai Hoc
Hanoi, Socialist Republic of Viet Nam
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United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights
The Honorable Mary Robinson
U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights
U.N. Office at Geneva
8-14 Avenue de la Paix
1211 Geneva 10, Switzerland

24-hour “Hot Line” for Reporting Human Rights Violations
In 1994, the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights established a Human Rights Hot Line, a 24-hour facsimile line that will allow the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in Geneva to monitor and react rapidly to human rights emergencies. The Hot Line is available to victims of human rights violations, their relatives and non-governmental organizations.
The Hot Line fax number in Geneva, Switzerland is 41-22-917-0092.

UN Secretariat in New York
To obtain telephone numbers for staff members of the UN Secretariat in New York or of specific offices,
call: (212) 963-1234.
Public Inquiries Unit: (212) 963-4475
Press Inquiries: (212) 963-7160

 

State Department

U.S. Department of State
The Honorable Colin L. Powell
Secretary of State of the United States
2201 C Street, NW
Washington, D.C. 20520
Tel: 202-647-4000 (24-hour service)
Fax: 202-261-8577
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Bureau for Population, Refugees, and Migration
Arthur E. Dewey
Assistant Secretary for Population, Refugees, and Migration
U.S. Department of State
2201 C Street, NW
Washington, DC 20520

Bureau for East Asian and Pacific Affairs
James A. Kelly
Assistant Secretary for East Asian and Pacific Affairs
U.S. Department of State
2201 C Street, NW
Washington, DC 20520

Bureau for Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor
Lorne W. Craner
Assistant Secretary for Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor
U.S. Department of State
2201 C Street, NW
Washington, DC 20520
Laos Country Report on Human Rights Practices for 2001
Laos Country Report on Human Rights Practices for 2000

United States Mission to the United Nations
The Honorable John D. Negroponte
U.S. Ambassador to the U.N.
799 United Nations Plaza
New York, NY 10017

U.S. Department of State
Country Office for Thailand (Bangkok)
Tel: (202) 647-3132

U.S. Department of State
Country Office for Laos (Vientiane)
Tel: (202) 647-3133
Background Notes: Laos, April 2002

U.S. Department of State
Country Program: Laos

Bureau for International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs
Washington, DC
May 31, 2002

“With an effective ban on opium production in Afghanistan in 2001, Laos was the world’s second largest producer of illicit opium, generally grown in remote, mountainous areas largely populated by ethnic minority groups which have traditionally resisted the imposition of central authority…..”
http://www.state.gov/g/inl/rls/fs/10649.htm

U.S. Department of State
Country Office for Vietnam (Hanoi)
Tel: (202) 647-3133

U.S. Embassy in Laos
U.S. Embassy, 19 Rue Bartholonie, Vientiane, Lao P.D.R
Telephone: (856) 21-212581/2/5, Fax: (856) 21-212584
Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 ; 1:00 - 5:00 p.m.

U.S. Embassy in Thailand
U.S. Embassy
120-122 Wireless Road
Bangkok 10330
Thailand
Tel: (66-2) 205-4000
Fax: (66-2) 254-2990

U.S. Embassy in Vietnam
Hanoi (E), 7 Lang Ha Road, Ba Dinh District;
PSC 461, BOX 400, FPO AP 96521-0002
Tel: (84-4) 843-1500
Fax: (84-4) 835-0484 or 843-1510

Consulate General
#4 Le Duan St., District 1,
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Tel: (84)(8) 822-9433
Fax: (84)(8) 822-9434

 

Royal Thai Government


Royal Thai Embassy
1024 Wisconsin Avenue, N.W., Suite 401
Washington, D.C. 20007
Tel:(202)944-3600
Fax:(202)944-3611
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Royal Thai Government (Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra)
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His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej
The Grand Palace
Thanon Na Phra Lan
Bangkok 10200
Thailand

Permanent Representative of Thailand to the United Nations
351 East 52nd Street
New York, NY 10022
Tel: (212) 754-2230(31)
Fax: (212) 754-2535 or (212) 688-3029
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Lao People’s Democratic Republic

 

EMBASSY OF THE LAO PEOPLE’S DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC
2222 S. Street, N. W.
Washington, D. C. 20008
Tel: (202) 332-6416
Fax: (202) 332-4923
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Permanent Mission of the Lao People’s Democratic Republic to the United Nations
317 East 51st. Street
New York, N.Y. 10022
United States
Tel: (212) 832-2734
Fax: (212) 750-0039
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Human Rights Organizations and related groups

 

Human Rights Watch
1630 Connecticut Avenue, N.W.,
Suite 500 ,Washington, DC 20009
Tel: (202) 612-4321
Fax: (202) 612-4333
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Amnesty International
International Secretariat
1 Easton St
London
WC1X 8DJ
United Kingdom
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Amnesty International - USA
600 Pennsylvania Ave SE, 5th floor
Washington, DC 20003
Tel: (202) 544-0200
Fax: (202) 546-7142
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Amnesty International - Thailand
Amnesty International
125/ 4 Sukhumvit Soi 89
Bangjak
Phrakhanong
Bangkok
10250
Thailand
Tel (+ 66) 2730 0881
Fax (+66) 2730 0883
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Refugees International
1705 N Street, NW
Washington, DC 20036
Tel: (202) 828-0110 or (800) REFUGEE
Fax: (202) 828-0819
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Southeast Asia Resource Action Center
1628 16th Street, NW, 3rd Floor
Washington, DC 20009-3099
Tel: (202) 667-4690
Fax: (202) 667-6449
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International Organization for Migration (IOM)
Permanent Observer for the International Organization for Migration (IOM) to the United Nations
122 East 42nd Street, Suite 1610
New York, NY 10168
Tel: (212) 463-8422
Fax: (212) 463-8492
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