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Before and now: lived experiences of early warning systems during a flood

It is now the end of 2019 and the year is ending on a happy note for residents of Tuol Dambang village. Yet only a few months ago, community members were worried.  


United Nations Development Programme report first step in developing drought indicators for Cambodia

Between 1987 and 2017, there were six major drought events recorded in Cambodia.  


Measuring human inequalities involves more than income

A complete account of inequality requires that we go beyond differences in income and look at variations in human wellbeing, both today and between generations.  


Cambodia Leaps Ahead, But an Old War Still Preys on the Most Vulnerable

Cambodia’s rapid growth in the past decade has been stunning. Towering buildings, gleaming store windows and busy markets across Phnom Penh obscure signs that some 20 years ago, the country had just…  


National Dialogue on Access to Justice for Persons with Disabilities

It is a great honour for me to join you at this National Dialogue on Access to Justice for Persons with Disabilities, which involves a range of stakeholders, including government ministries, disabled…  


National Forum on Action Against Plastic Waste in Cambodia

It is my pleasure to welcome all to this national forum on plastic. First and foremost, l, I would like to congratulate the Ministry of Environment and the National Council for Sustainable…  


Urban Mobility Forum: Transforming and Investing in Urban Mobility for All

Rapid urbanisation has brought undeniably enormous opportunities to Cambodia but has also been associated with challenges that are significant and threaten to become insurmountable if not addressed…  


Regional Collaboration Focus of Lower Mekong Early Warning System Conference

Phnom Penh, December 2019 - The Lower Mekong Early Warning Systems Conference, held from the 3-4 December 2019 at the Phnom Penh Hotel, has played an important role in the future of the Lower Mekong…  


International Day of Persons with Disabilities

It is a great honour for me to be here today to join with you to celebrate the 21st National Day of Persons with Disabilities and the 37th International Day of Persons with Disabilities.  

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