During two mobile clinics in 2017 over 300 people were screened, resulting in over 120 referrals for prosthetic and orthotic services.
210 people were screened and nearly 100 people received services on the spot. A further 57 people were referred for follow-up services.
Physiotherapists and occupational therapists from Salavan, Sayabouly, Oudomxay provincial hospitals attended an intensive 2-week training.
Since its opening in 2008, COPE Visitor Center has become a popular exhibition for both local and international visitors.
Phongsavath Souliyalat, 24, lost both hands and his eyesight to an unexploded cluster bomb dropped on Laos.
Obama pledges $90 millions to clear Laos unexploded bombs – Al Jazeera TV (English)