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Project Officer (Infrastructure), Lao PDR Resident Mission, Asian Development Bank
Vanthong Inthavong is an infrastructure engineer. He is the team leader for the Greater Mekong Subregion Flood and Drought Risk Management and Mitigation Project. He has a bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering and earned a master’s degree in Development Management from the Asian School of Development and Cross-Cultural Studies in the Philippines.
Farmers are managing seasonal floods and droughts better, thanks to a modern irrigation system, flood-proof road, and disaster risk control measures.