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BlocRice launching
Today, Oxfam launches its first project in Cambodia called Blockchain for Livelihood from Organic Cambodian Rice​ (BlocRice) at the Institut Francais du Cambodge. There are 70 participants coming from private sector, civil society organization, University and media. This the first pilot project in...
Oxfam Bits Farewell to La, 25 Years With Oxfam
Today is La’s farewell after his 25 years with Oxfam to help improve the livelihoods of communities he worked with. La Chhuon started his work with Oxfam in 1993 when he was a counterpart working for the Provincial Department of Hydrology on small-scale irrigation project in Takeo province. La is a...
Oxfam presents Veerakpheap Award to Samnang Hour
Oxfam in Cambodia proudly presented Mr. Samnang Hour the first leadership award during Oxfam Staff Retreat in Kep province. Samnang demonstrated his leadership without authority both at Oxfam and beyond. He led a rescue mission that saved a man’s life. The award was recognized by Winnie Byanyima,...
Social protection for vulnerable groups and informal workers has become an important topic in 2015 Millennium Development Goals and 2030 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Oxfam today launches a five-year program called “Inclusive and Equitable Social Protection for Marginalized Workers in ASEAN...
Onn's 25-year with Oxfam
Without Oxfam I won’t have today, I won’t be able to support my three children for a higher education. They’ve grown up now. They are working as Accountant at EU, IT specialist at World Food Program and Lawyer. They are all married and have their own house. I have four...
Final consultation on Environmental Impact Assessment
The Cambodian Ministry of Environment (MoE), together with Oxfam and partner, Development Partnership in Action (DPA), organized the final consultation workshop on Environmental Impact Assessment Guideline on Mining, Oil, and Gas on December 15th . The workshop was to solicit final feedback from...
He died last Monday when he was sleeping. Based on the information from our partner, the doctor said he had heart attack. Mr Pan Pen’s passion was to produce agricultural equipment that benefits the rice farming community in Takeo province. He trained local employees to modify and create new tools...
While a crowd of people standing and watching the victim of an accident bleeding and stuck in a bus without knowing how to help and who to ask for help, Samang Hour asked people to hand in the support and manage to rescue the victim successfully.
Oxfam Cambodia Welcomes Solinn Lim as Our New Country Director
As a Cambodian, born and raised through war time, stringent poverty and patriarchal society of Cambodia, Solinn told staff that she is thrilled to take on this role for 2 reasons: "on a personal level, I can give back to Cambodia through a more impactful one Oxfam; and on professional level, I have...
MRD visits Saving for Change target areas
Representatives from the Ministry of Rural Development, Samaritan's Purse, Caritas Australia, Life with Dignity, Church World Service spent two days on April 28-29 visited Saving for Change Groups in Kampong Speu and Kampot province under operation of Oxfam partners, Padek ...