Ban Phadai village, located in Bolikhamxay Province, is one of the poorest villages in Bolikhan district. It is located about 32 km from the nearest town and more than 270 km from the capital. These are both mountainous and lowland regions.
There are 2,034 people living in 369 households.
Financed by Marlène and Peter Schmid of the Commune of Cartigny (Canton of Geneva), the well was built at the end of November 2018.