Cambodia

Poverty and demand from China fuel illegal Cambodia surrogacy

Shortly before 24-year-old Lee left for China, her parents borrowed $300 from a lender in their village to buy a suitcase for their pregnant daughter and …

by · Thursday, 13 December 2018 · Cambodia, China

Poverty and demand from China fuel illegal Cambodia surrogacy

Shortly before 24-year-old Lee left for China, her parents borrowed $300 from a lender in their village to buy a suitcase for their pregnant daughter and …

by · Thursday, 13 December 2018 · Cambodia, China

Cambodia’s famous Angkor Wat fails to stem poverty

When Por Pisey’s mother fell seriously ill, her father saw no other option than to sell the family’s cattle. Now there are only a few chickens and dogs …

by · Thursday, 13 December 2018 · Cambodia

Cambodia’s famous Angkor Wat fails to stem poverty

When Por Pisey’s mother fell seriously ill, her father saw no other option than to sell the family’s cattle. Now there are only a few chickens and dogs …

by · Thursday, 13 December 2018 · Cambodia

Rising Cambodia’s livestock sector a lifeline for farmers’ prosperity

Cambodia’s sluggish livestock industry that was once shrouded in profound poverty is now being commended as a sunrise business. It may even take …

by · Friday, 19 October 2018 · Cambodia

UN ‘Apologizes’ to End Row With Cambodia Over Poverty Level Measurement

The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) in Cambodia has reportedly “apologized” to the Cambodian government for publishing poverty …

by · Wednesday, 10 October 2018 · Cambodia

UNDP report finds 35% of Cambodians still mired in poverty

Thirty-five per cent of Cambodians are still living in poverty, with the rural population making up the majority, according to estimates from the 2018 …

by · Wednesday, 26 September 2018 · Cambodia

Poor Governance Seen as Hindering Cambodia’s Growth

Poverty fell by more than a half. That’s quite a remarkable achievement,” Nick Beresford, UNDP Country Director, told VOA Khmer. But Cambodia’s …

by · Friday, 14 September 2018 · Cambodia

Poor Governance Seen as Hindering Cambodia’s Growth

… the national poverty line. Read the full story: https://www.voacambodia.com/a/poor-governance-seen-as-hindering-cambodia-growth/4571876.html.

by · Friday, 14 September 2018 · Cambodia

Hair Aid mission to Cambodia aims to fight poverty ‘one haircut at a time’

Brisbane hairdresser Bronwyn Ball had always wanted to volunteer overseas but when the day finally came and she left for a remote corner of …

by · Friday, 31 August 2018 · Cambodia