Cambodia

Driving poverty out of Cambodia with the IDPoor card

Effective poverty alleviation requires planned activities that are targeted specifically for this group. To ensure that Cambodia’s poorest are not left …

by · Thursday, 3 October 2019 · Cambodia

In Cambodia, It’s a Bad Year for Dengue Fever

Although poverty in Cambodia has fallen sharply in recent years, 4.5 million citizens teeter just above the global poverty line, according to the World …

by · Sunday, 22 September 2019 · Cambodia

Made in Cambodia: How women in poverty are supplying America’s market for hair

Pheng Sreyvy wears a hooded sweatshirt as she handwashes her children’s clothing in the sweltering Cambodian sun. The hair that peeks out from …

by · Sunday, 22 September 2019 · Cambodia

Cambodia sees rapid decline in poverty rate in last 15 years: Cambodian PM

The poverty rate in Cambodia has declined rapidly over the last 15 years and the trend will continue in coming years, Cambodian Prime Minister …

by · Sunday, 22 September 2019 · Cambodia

Cambodian garment association urges EU to maintain trade preferences

Cambodia has benefited from the EBA scheme since 2001, and thanks to this, millions of Cambodians have been lifted from poverty and have …

by · Friday, 16 August 2019 · Cambodia, Vietnam

GMAC makes EU plea to consider job losses

It said that concessions offered through EBA had lifted millions of Cambodians out of poverty and significantly contributed to the Kingdom’s economic …

by · Sunday, 11 August 2019 · Cambodia

National Bank of Cambodia slams NGOs’ lending report

… the report on predatory lending paints a distorted picture and ignores significant contributions to poverty alleviation and financial inclusion by MFIs.

by · Thursday, 8 August 2019 · Cambodia

Using data to end open defecation in Cambodia

Every child deserves to grow up in a clean and safe environment. In communities where open defecation is practiced, children are at risk of disease. Newly released data ¬†confirms that Cambodia has made exemplary progress towards improving toilet use. S…

by · Tuesday, 18 June 2019 · Cambodia