Khamlar Hounghueang’s Oral History, Round 1



Khamlar Hounghueang’s Oral History, Round 1


● Khamlar HOUNGHUEANG (pseudonym) is 58 years old living in Southern Laos.
● As a medical officer, he does not work from home.
● He is involved in training medical staff to deal with the pandemics.

Date Created

January 1, 2021

Language of interview


Related interviews


Biography 1-3, see also ‘Job’
Border restrictions/closures 7
Changes to daily routine
-Hygiene 4-5
-Work see ‘Job’
Comparison with other crises 6
Daily life necessities
-Difficulty in obtaining supplies 6
-Food 6
-Hand sanitiser 4
-Masks 4-5, 10
Description of Covid-19 3
Financial impacts of Covid-19 6
Infection by Covid-19 4
Information sources on Covid-19 and related measures 3-4, 8
Job/Jobs 1-3, 5
Psychological impacts 4, 8
Response measures for Covid-19
-Assistance for Covid-19 relief 8
-Breaking rules 7-8
-Consequences for breaking rules 7
-Government measures 7-8
-Local measures 9
-Quarantine/self-isolation 8-9
-Reactions to measures 8, 10-11

Item sets

Khamlar Hounghueang’s Oral History Khamlar Hounghueang’s Oral History (translation)