Pisey Roeurm

Pisey Roeurm

IFAD, the UN’s rural development agency, and the Kingdom of Cambodia deepen partnership for inclusive agricultural growth

An International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) delegation to the Kingdom of Cambodia led by Jyotsna Puri, Associate Vice-President of the Strategy and Knowledge Department, and Reehana Raza, Regional Director for Asia and the Pacific, met key officials, including Prime Minister Samdech Hun Sen, to discuss investments that will promote inclusive and sustainable agricultural growth …

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Wat Damnak Pagoda in Siem Reap has been a learning center for over 100 years.

King Jayavarman VII established an education system inside the Buddhist temples around the Angkor Complex during his reign in the late 12th century.  Mathematics, astrology, public health, art, and traditional culture were all taught by a king or a priest in the temples. In the 16th century, pagodas became centers of learning for the local …

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SiemReaper, a bicycle tour emphasising ecotourism and carbon footprint reduction.

In Southeast Asia, Cambodia is a popular location for ecotourism as well as historical tourism. Siem Reap is a well-known tourist destination due to the history, cultural attractions, and natural beauty that can be found there. Siem Reap is home to the Angkor archaeological site. Cycling tours are very popular in Siem Reap since they …

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Annie’s Jwellery: Sustainable Jewellery made of recycled materials

Cambodia is home to some of Southeast Asia’s most unique and rich arts and crafts. Throughout Cambodia’s history, its culture has been influenced and driven by religious principles. The blend of indigenous animistic beliefs and the historically Indian religions Hinduism and Buddhism produced a distinct Khmer style. Throughout history, Cambodian artisans and craftsmen have established …

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Kamboo Ecotourism focuses on local tour activities to support the ecotourism sector.

Kamboo Ecotourism is a young firm that provides ecotourism services. They work hard to keep nature and community-based activities alive. Kamboo Ecotourism, which is run by a group of young people, is beneficial to the community and helps promote education in rural areas. Kamboo Ecotourism’s team member Somalita shared deatils about the project. Somalita’s first …

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Soran, a young entrepreneur dedicated to the preservation of Khmer puppetry.

Soran’s Art, a social enterprise, creates unique puppet faces. The goal of this venture is to instill a positive sense of identity in the young generation of Cambodians by preserving traditional art and creating job opportunities through it.  Soran and his team decided to launch this innovative concept after discovering that it is an ideal …

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Young Scholars worked on a project to earn the Cambodian New Generation Employability and Leadership Skill Award.

Sinoun was an alumni of the YSEALI Professional Fellows Program in 2018 of Civic Engagement among the youth from the Southeast Asia Countries. Sinoun and his team have been granted a project of YOUth Initiative Hub to deliver the employability skills and granted by the American Council for International Education and a group of young …

Young Scholars worked on a project to earn the Cambodian New Generation Employability and Leadership Skill Award. Read More »