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						Sombath Somphone

Sombath Somphone

Date of Birth February 17, 1952
Age 71 years, 7 months, 29 days
Place of Birth Khammouane Province
Country Laos
Profession Farmer
Horoscope Aquarius

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Name Sombath Somphone
First Name Sombath
Last Name Somphone
Occupation Farmer
Birthday February 17
Birth Year 1952
Place of Birth Khammouane Province
Home Town
Birth Country Laos
Birth Sign Aquarius
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Father Not Available
Mother Not Available
Siblings Not Available
Spouse Not Known
Children(s) Not Available

Sombath Somphone Biography

Sombath Somphone is one of the most popular and richest Farmer who was born on February 17, 1952 in Khammouane Province, Laos. As of June 1, 2023, Sombath has a net worth approximately $5 Million. The year 2005 was the time he won the Ramon Magsaysay Prize for Community Leadership. The award’s citation “recognizes his hopeful efforts to promote sustainable development in Laos by training and motivating its young people to become a generation of leaders”. Sombath remains the only one who is from Lao PDR to be awarded this honor.

Sombath Somphone (Lao: sombd somphn , [sombat sompho:n born 17 Feb 1952) is a world-renowned community development worker, and a an active participant in Lao the civil society. Sombath was taken from an Vientiane Street in 2012, and hasn’t been seen since then.

In his return to his homeland following having fought in the Vietnam War and the establishment of the Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Sombath’s initial task was to show methods of sustainable agriculture that help to ensure food security. He also pioneered the application of participatory techniques for rural appraisal in Laos. In 1996, he received permission from the Ministry of Education to establish the Participatory Development Training Center, PADETC that would offer instruction for youngsters as well as local government officials on community-based development. In the past, PADETC was the first civil-society group that was of this type in Laos.

The year 2001 was the time that Sombath Somphone received the Human Resource Development Award for helping the rural poor of Laos of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific.

Ethnicity, religion & political views

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Sombath Somphone Net Worth

Sombath is one of the richest Farmer from Laos. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Sombath Somphone's net worth $5 Million.

Net Worth $5 Million
Salary Under Review
Source of Income Farmer
Cars Not Available
House Living in own house.

Sombath Somphone is a member of a rural and poor family. He was the oldest of eight siblings and brothers. He was a student at the his high school at Wisconsin, the US State of Wisconsin. In the early 1970s, he was awarded the opportunity to study on scholarship at Hawaii’s University of Hawaii where he earned a bachelor’s degree in the area of schooling (1974) and the master’s degree in agriculture (1978).

On 15 December 2013, the one-year anniversary of Sombath’s disappearance was marked by new statements from the governments of Switzerland, the UK, and the US, and demonstrations outside the Lao Embassies in Bangkok, Tokyo and Canberra. Amnesty International issued another appeal for action, while 62 Asian NGOs called for a new investigation. At the same time, the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association, called on the Government of Lao PDR “to fully cooperate with the Human Rights Council and its Special Procedures, particularly as it seeks election to the Human Rights Council for 2016.”

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Height, Weight & Body Measurements

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Facts & Trivia

Sombath Ranked on the list of most popular Farmer. Also ranked in the elit list of famous people born in Laos. Sombath Somphone celebrates birthday on February 17 of every year.

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