|Languages||Lao (official), French, English|
|Religions||Buddhist 85%, animist and other 15%|
|Ethnicity||Lao Loum (lowland) 68%, Lao Theung (upland) 22%, Lao Soung (highland) including the Hmong ("Meo") and the Yao (Mien) 9%, ethnic Vietnamese/Chinese 1%|
|Population||6,521,998 (July 2007 est.)|
ICVolunteers-Switzerland is the Swiss branch of ICVolunteers. Historically, the Swiss office is the cradle of the whole organization. ICVolunteers has local presence in a growing number of countries, including Laos.
We invite you to look over what we are doing in the area.