Cambodia

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

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