Cambodia

Cambodia relays experience in poverty reduction at forum

Cambodia has been one of the world’s leading countries in reducing poverty over the past 25 years, according to officials attending the International …

by · Tuesday, 15 December 2020 · Cambodia

Poverty And Violence In Cambodia

Ministries and child protection non-governmental organisations (NGOs) in Cambodia have established a joint-committee for the implementation of the …

by · Thursday, 29 October 2020 · Cambodia

OPINION: Microfinance in Cambodia has lifted millions of people out of poverty

Home Business OPINION: Microfinance in Cambodia has lifted millions of people out of poverty. A boy looks at a smartphone beneath a money lender …

by · Saturday, 17 October 2020 · Cambodia

Can Cambodia’s Looming Microfinance Disaster be Averted?

… worse still, has produced a debt crisis that risks driving tens of thousands into poverty and landlessness – attention is turning to possible solutions.

by · Saturday, 10 October 2020 · Cambodia

Cambodia’s poverty rate to double to 17.6 pct due to COVID-19: UNDP

Hanoi (VNA) – Cambodia’s poverty rate could nearly double to 17.6 percent and unemployment could rise to 4.8 percent, according to a policy brief …

by · Friday, 9 October 2020 · Cambodia, Vietnam

Some 1.3M in Cambodia May Fall Back Into Poverty, UNDP Estimates

The number of Cambodians experiencing poverty this year could nearly double to 17.6 percent of the population — sending some 1.3 million people …

by · Thursday, 8 October 2020 · Cambodia

It’s time to fix Cambodia’s broken microfinance system

Microfinance is supposed to relieve poverty, but with investors now profiting from land loss, somewhere along the way things went wrong. By. Thomson …

by · Monday, 5 October 2020 · Cambodia

Poverty to Increase in Economic Downturn: World Bank

… Cambodia’s economy is projected to contract 2 percent this year, with the World Bank warning that poverty rates will be on the rise regionwide.

by · Wednesday, 30 September 2020 · Cambodia

Eyewear Firm Hit With $3.5M Fine for Bogus Cambodia Charity Claims

Oscar Wylee’s marketing videos showed scenes of poverty in Cambodia and included slogans such as “For every pair purchased, a pair is donated to …

by · Tuesday, 22 September 2020 · Cambodia

Land to lose: coronavirus compounds debt crisis in Cambodia

… of about 16 million people are at risk due to COVID-19, while the poverty rate could double, to about one-in-four people, the World Bank said in May.

by · Sunday, 20 September 2020 · Cambodia