Cambodia

Public health decentralisation can contribute to poverty reduction

Academic literature suggest that Cambodia’s poverty reduction strategy should focus on two pillars: improving agricultural production inputs and the …

by · Sunday, 14 June 2020 · Cambodia

Lifted from poverty by a Cambodian Cirque du Soleil, acrobats support 1200 students through …

The performers in Phare, The Cambodian Circus, have broken the cycle of poverty, but the help they give others to do the same is at risk with its shows …

by · Tuesday, 9 June 2020 · Cambodia

World Bank Projects Sharp Economic Contraction, Rising Poverty and Joblessness

World Bank Projects Sharp Economic Contraction, Rising Poverty and Joblessness. By. VOA Cambodia. -. May 30, 2020. The World Bank presented a …

by · Saturday, 30 May 2020 · Cambodia

Family’s Ordeal Lays Bare Cambodia’s Socio-Economic Fragility During Pandemic

Interior Minister Sar Kheng said, in late April, around 90,000 migrant workers had returned from overseas, many could slide back into poverty due to …

by · Friday, 15 May 2020 · Cambodia

Jica loans $50M to HKL to aid rural MSMEs

It is designed to reduce poverty and regional disparity in Cambodia. Thus it will contribute not only to sustainable economic growth but also to [achieving …

by · Monday, 6 April 2020 · Cambodia

Coronavirus an excuse for Cambodia’s poverty plight

Coronavirus an excuse for Cambodia’s poverty plight. Trade sanctions and an exodus of Western and Chinese investors take their toll on defiant Hun …

by · Wednesday, 11 March 2020 · Cambodia

Japan gov’t grants $1.43 million in aid for social projects

“Cambodia is developing very fast, but there are still challenges to be solved to improve the people’s lives, such as mine clearance, poverty reduction, …

by · Thursday, 27 February 2020 · Cambodia, Japan

GMAC: Pulling rug from under workers’ feet not way to proceed

GMAC said the two sectors have helped lift millions of Cambodians, especially women, out of poverty, with employment exceeding 750,000 workers.

by · Monday, 17 February 2020 · Cambodia

Cambodian Opposition Activists Who Fled Persecution to Thailand Face Poverty, Deportation

The lives of Cambodia’s opposition activists who have fled to neighboring Thailand to escape persecution back home are growing increasingly …

by · Wednesday, 12 February 2020 · Cambodia, Thailand

How insect farming is lifting Cambodians out of poverty

Ngo Sinoun recalls the gruelling time spent working in a garment factory. With four young children to provide for, the 37-year-old was forced to battle …

by · Tuesday, 17 December 2019 · Cambodia