Written by Maliphone Douangphachanh.
The primary data survey of the project we did web search, field visit, and interview. In the Vientiane Capital, we went to Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry and Ministry of Industry and Commerce. Actually we planted to interview staff in the Ministry of Social welfare to get some information about labor but there was no confirm for the interview yet. In Champasak Province is in the southern part of Laos. We went to Paksong and Bachieng district where the plantation of coffee and rubber. We interviewed the deputy head of department of industry and commerce, Champasak Province.
Between 2-5/10/2014 We also interviewed the deputy head of industry and commerce district to get some overview of Pakxong district. This time we had Christop and Stephanie joining our field trip. We went to visit Dao-Hueng coffee plantation garden in Pakxong, dropped by Rubber and Cassava plantation garden in Bachieng district.