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Inspired by the global NOW–Us! Awards, a joint partnership between Voice and the Spindle, NOW-Us! Award Cambodia is initiated. The NOthing about us Without Us! (NOW-Us!) Cambodia is looking to honour ONGOING initiatives that are led by and have been fully developed by the rightsholder groups and/or...
Oxfam’s digital campaign, “Every Mother Counts,” comes to a close after raising significant awareness on maternity protection issues in ASEAN. Launched symbolically on 1 May International Labour Day, the campaign advocated especially for informal and self-account women workers who make up...
Gender Equality and women empowerment are core to advance gender justice at Oxfam. In an effort to achieve gender justice, Oxfam convened the Gender Working Group of Cambodia of the Ministry of Environment (MOE) to collect inputs from women leaders of Community-Based Natural Resource Management (...
យើងសូម​អំពាវ​ឱ្យរាជរដ្ឋាភិបាល​បន្តធ្វើការ​ប្រកបដោយ​តម្លាភាព និងរួមគ្នា​ជាមួយ​អង្គការសង្គមស៊ីវិល​ដទៃទៀត​ដើម្បី​ប្រើប្រាស់​ហិរញ្ញប្បទា​នឥតសំណង​បន្ថែមនេះ​ឱ្យបាន​ល្អបំផុត ឧទាហរណ៍ ដោយផ្តល់អាទិភាព​លើការ​ថែទាំសុខភាព​ជាសកល និងការវិនិយោគ​លើកិច្ចគាំពារសង្គម ដែលអាច​កាត់​បន្ថយវិសមភាព ដើម្បីសម្រេច​បានការងើប​...
Ms Solinn Lim, Cambodia Country Director of Oxfam, said: “New SDRs will help developing countries including Cambodia to cope with the impact of Covid19 and restore its economy. The Royal Government of Cambodia (RGC) has made great effort to contain the virus transmission and supported vulnerable...
Oxfam believes social protection is one of the most powerful tools for governments to reduce inequality, vulnerability, poverty and need, especially for women. However, for social protection to make a meaningful difference, it needs to be adequately financed and geared towards enabling gender...
“As a Cambodian woman, I was alarmed and saddened to learn that 90% of women workers in my home country have no access to maternity protection benefits just because they are in the informal sector,” said Miss Universe Cambodia 2020 Sarita Reth . “Cambodian women deserve better. As the pillars of...
The photo of Oxfam in Cambodia on Internet access centres for rice farmers was selected as one of the finalists by the World Summit on the Information Society Forum (WSIS) for its photo contest 2021. This forum is co-organized annually by ITU, UNESCO, UNDP and UNCTAD, in close collaboration with...
At 38, Vary hasn’t had an easy life. Economic hardships, losses, and constant challenges are part of her daily life. She started to work as a domestic worker when she was 22 years old. Since then she worked for different employers. Due to the nature of her work, Vary rarely had a stable and secure...