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

ADB to Help Improve Irrigation Systems of Four Provinces in Cambodia

This will help improve the provinces’ agricultural productivity and contribute to the reduction of rural poverty across the country. “Agriculture plays a …

by · Thursday, 5 December 2019 · Cambodia

Water, Gender, and Poverty in Cambodia’s Stung Chinit Watershed

Poverty is complex, multifaceted, and deeply rooted in global, national, and local socioeconomic and power structures. In Cambodia, 17.7 percent of …

by · Thursday, 5 December 2019 · Cambodia

Collective efforts stressed for tackling poverty, conflict and global warming

PHNOM PENH (CAMBODIA), Nov 20: Leaders of different countries including Nepal, the Philippines, Myanmar, Bangladesh and Afghanistan on …

by · Wednesday, 20 November 2019 · Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Cambodia, Myanmar, Nepal, Philippines

Cassava eyed for boosting Cambodia’s economy, poverty reduction: UN study

Cassava, the second largest agricultural crop in Cambodia after rice, could have substantially social and economic gains if it receives the right level of …

by · Saturday, 2 November 2019 · 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