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A Girl From A Groundbreaking School In Cambodia Visited Google HQ – This Is...

Socheata grew up in a bright yellow house on Koh Sdach, an island with a population of 700 that sits in the sea between Thailand and Cambodia.

The Lingering Effects of the Cambodian Genocide on Education

Decimated by genocide, Cambodia’s educational progress so far is surely commendable.
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Education can help heal national trauma, halt atrocities: Cambodian genocide survivor

He has lived the American dream and returned home a hero. But parts of Youk Chhang’s life are beyond healing even three decades after escaping the hellholes of Cambodia.

‘Your Dreams Are Possible if You Work Hard’: From Rural Cambodia to New York...

VOA’s Sotheary You caught up with Chat Vylyny, a Ph.D. student in epidemiology at New York University, to discuss her research and what motivated her to pursue an academic career overseas.

Four Years on, Are Strict Exam Rules Bearing Fruit?

Polls conducted by the Asia Foundation showed that 96 percent of respondents supported the reforms, with about half agreeing that it was “time to start reforming education”.

Cambodian schools told to stop improvising bells from war-era bombs

Cambodia's government has told schools across the country to stop converting war-era ordnance into school bells to prevent possible explosions.

Cambodian Teams Through to ‘Mini-Final’ of Tech Challenge

It took many weeks of practice before Rose Angely and her team was ready. After many long days of preparation, the team of 12 to 13-year-olds known as The Five Infinities were ready to pitch their business to more than 400 people at the Institute of Technology last month.

Global Partnership for Education approves 20.6 mln USD grant for Cambodia’s education

The Global Partnership for Education (GPE) has approved a grant of 20.6 million U.S. dollars in support of Cambodia's efforts to improve the quality of primary education, according to a GPE press release on Thursday.

India to set up medical college, hospital in Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam region,...

India has decided to set up a medical college and hospital in Cambodia as part of its plan to strengthen economic ties with CLMV region, Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu said.

Cambodia tests new school model for high-flying science students

Cambodia is testing a new model for top science students at three schools in a bid to further improve education across the country.

Cambodia, China’s Macao sign MoU on friendship promotion

Cambodia and China's Macao Special Administrative Region (SAR) on Monday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on cooperation for the promotion of friendship.

From Cambodia’s killing fields to commencement at UC Berkeley

As a girl, Chansitha Ouk didn’t go to school. "There was no school," she says. "I didn’t know what it was. It just didn’t exist. Life was on the run."

World Bank approves 90 mln USD credit to Cambodia for higher education

The World Bank has approved 90 million U.S. dollars in financing to support Cambodia's efforts in improving the quality of higher education and research in the country and broadening access to higher education for disadvantaged students, according to its statement on Friday.

China-funded university launched in East Cambodia

China-funded University of Kracheh was inaugurated here on Wednesday.

Research Team at Monash University Awarded for Innovation in Preventing Gender-Based Violence in Cambodia

The World Bank Group and the Sexual Violence Research Initiative (SVRI) recently awarded $99,900 to Monash University for research in Cambodia that aims to reduce incidents of gender-based violence (GBV).

Feminist dorm rooms are set to transform Cambodia

Hidden by a fort of folders, 18-year-old Srim Thida doesn’t look up when the door opens. There’s a revision timetable pinned above her desk — a patchwork of apple-green Post-it notes — and a stack of Mon Khmer–to–English dictionaries that threatens to topple over at any moment.

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Aussie filmmaker back home after 15 months in Cambodia jail on...

James Ricketson is back in Sydney after 15 months in a Phnom Penh prison on accusations of spying. But he has promised he will return to Cambodia.

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