On February 1-16, 2000, a JOICFP team visited Laos and conducted a workshop to develop the information, education and communication (IEC) work plan for the year 2000. A follow-up on the progress of the activities in 1999 and further preparations for 2000 under the UN Population Fund (UNFPA) Reproductive Health Sub-Program were also conducted. In addition, review of four implementing agencies and discussion on areas of change, coordination and budget revisions were undertaken. The team was composed of representatives from UNFPA and JOICFP who are responsible for the coordination of IEC activities. The team observed the projects for the promotion of community-based reproductive health model including mobile clinics offering expanded programs on immunization, family planning, and health education.