Mr. Sengdara Douangmyxay is currently working in the Department of Housing and Urban Planning, Ministry of Public Works and Transport, Lao PDR.
Prior to this, he held a position of Deputy Project Manager for an ADB-funded urban development project, where he was assigned to carry out project progress monitoring, supervise the design and implementation of infrastructure components, including bidding procedures, and liaise with financial institutions and local governments.
He completed his MSc in Civil Engineering from Kharkov Institute of Municipal Engineers (Ukraine) and Master of Urban Management from University of Canberra (Australia). His past research and publication works include
•La question foncière à Vientiane : de la politique d’ouverture économique à l’ère des projets urbains, co-author with CLEMENT MUSIL (Doctorant, Université Paris VIII / Laboratoire IPRAUS)
•Impacts of large development projects on land management in Laos
•The linkages between urban sprawl and traffic congestion, the case of Vientiane Capital.
•The way to bypass slum development in Vientiane.