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UNDP Launches 2021 COVID-19 Economic and Social Impact Assessment in Cambodia

The brief is based on an analysis using the integrated modelling framework used previously in the 2020 assessment. It consists of a computable general equilibrium (CGE) model using actual economic…  


Coalition Launched to Bring Digital Success to Cambodia’s Local Enterprises

As part of its e-commerce acceleration programme financed by the Government of Australia, the UN Development Programme (UNDP) in partnership with the Ministry of Post and Telecommunications (MPTC)…  


Domestic Revenue is an Increasingly Important Source of Development Financing in Cambodia, Says a New Report

The report finds that domestic revenue is an increasingly important source of financing for development in Cambodia, representing 19% of GDP in 2020 and continuing to 22.5% by the end of 2025. While…  


United Nations Entities Concerned by Arrest of Environmental Human Rights Defenders in Cambodia

UN Human Rights and the UN Environment Programme are concerned by the detention of environmental human rights defenders in Cambodia.  


Cambodia Sets Sights on Circular Economy with Launch of New Strategy

Cambodia’s growing economy and population have led to a surge in the use of materials and energy. Similar to other countries, this has created new challenges in sustainably managing natural resources,…  


Traffic Is One of the Leading Causes of Deaths and Injuries in Cambodia: Says a New Report

In 2019, Cambodia saw almost 13,700 injuries and more than 2,000 deaths due to traffic accidents – with an average of 5.4 people dying daily. This makes road traffic the leading cause of deaths and…  


Mapping Nature for People and Planet in Cambodia: A Project to Create ‘Maps of Hope’

This week in Cambodia, nearly 50 of the country’s leading scientists and environmental policy experts will meet virtually to create ‘maps of hope’ that identify Cambodia’s essential life support…  


Project Launches with Aid from China to Support COVID-19 Medical Waste Management in Cambodia

With financial and technical support from the Chinese government through the South-South Cooperation Assistance Fund (SSCAF), the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in partnership with the…  


Cambodia COVID-19 and Social Protection – Responses and Lessons Learned

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) hosted a virtual high-level, regional discussion on key lessons learned from Cambodia’s COVID-19 social protection measures to support the poor and…  


Citi Foundation & UNDP’s Youth Co:Lab Summit Highlights Resilience Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Asia Pacific’s largest youth-led social entrepreneurship movement, co-led by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Citi Foundation, will culminate in the third Youth Co:Lab Regional…  

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