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Drought Over, Enough Rain To Plant Rice

Rains across the country are bringing relief to farmers in areas that were suffering from drought, allowing them to start planting rice, government officials...

Drought Over, Enough Rain To Plant Rice

Rains across the country are bringing relief to farmers in areas that were suffering from drought, allowing them to start planting rice, government officials...

Drought Compounds Effect of High Rice Price for K Speu Family

kong pisei district, Kompong Speu province - Curious villagers gathered around Chea Leng and her 5-year-old son, as she talked about the effects drought...

Gov’t, FAO Commence Plans For First Agricultural Census

The government, in collaboration with the UN’s Food and Agriculture Organization, has started preparations for the country’s first agricultural census, to be held and...

Drought Continues To Plague Some Provinces Despite Rain

Despite recent rains in many parts of the country, including Phnom Penh, drought continues to threaten rice cultivation in a number of provinces and...

Drought Compounds Effect of High Rice Price for K Speu Family

kong pisei district, Kompong Speu province - Curious villagers gathered around Chea Leng and her 5-year-old son, as she talked about the effects drought...

Agri-Business Program Invests in Rural Youth

The Cambodian Center for Study and Development in Agri­culture, or CEDAC, has launched a new two-year program to train 300 youths in five provinces...

Reigning But Not Ruling

Despite his limited role as head of state in Cambodia’s constitutional monarchy, King Sihanouk remained central to Cambodian society and politics throughout his second reign as...

As Prices Rise, Need To Find Work Forces Family To Live Apart

traing district, Takeo province - Snguon Veoun is seeing his four youngest children for the first time in two months, he said, as he...

Koh Kong Fishing Families Find Rice Price Outstripping Income

sre ambel district, Koh Kong province - Soy Vichith, 14, is in seventh grade at Chikhor Kraum secondary school, but he and three of...

Military Seals Off Village to Outsiders, Reporters

chhuk district, Kampot province - Following the forced eviction of more than 200 families from the area, Chey Sezna village, located in a remote...

Expensive Rice Forcing Villagers To Send Children Out To Work

baray district, Kompong Thom - Recent inflationary pressure, in particular the soaring cost of rice, is forcing older teenagers to leave Tnort Chum Ti...

Rice Campaign Delivers 22-Ton Donation to School in K Speu

udong district, Kompong Speu province - Excited shrieks filled the grounds of Choumpou Proek primary school Thursday as more than 600 students and their...

Rice Crisis Campaign Delivers Its First Donation to Orphanage

phnom sruoch district, Kom­pong Speu province - Dozens of children and staff gathered under the corrugated metal roof of a simple orphanage building Mon­day...

School Breakfasts Resume as WFP Receives More Funding

The UN World Food Program is resuming its free school breakfast program in Cambodia be­cause of a recent infusion of funds from WFP headquarters,...

Students Stay Home or Arrive Late as Breakfast Programs End

oudong district, Kompong Speu province - In the remote villages of Kraing Ta Som and Kraing Sleng, some primary school students are going to...

Students Stay Home as Breakfast Programs End

oudong district, Kompong Speu province - In the remote villages of Kraing Ta Som and Kraing Sleng, some primary school students are going to...

Kandal Province Family Feels Pinch of the Rice Price Surge

ponhea leu district, Kandal province - Living in a group of small wooden houses located at the end of an unpaved road on the...

Kandal Family Feels Pinch of Rice Price Surge

ponhea leu district, Kandal province - Living in a group of small wooden houses located at the end of an unpaved road on the...