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S. Korea provides 10 mln USD to Cambodia for school feeding program

The Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) on Monday provided grant aid of 10 million U.S. dollars to Cambodia for implementing and expanding the Home-Grown School Feeding Program, said a World Food Programme Cambodia (WFP)'s press statement.

The Kep woman using education to inspire change in Cambodia

In Cambodia's Kep province, Phou Mom has shaken up the education system in recent decades. Her efforts inspired generations of the Kingdom's female students, including Vannet Neak, today a school director who is trailblasing a path of her own.

Schools Shut, Travel Advisory Issued as Covid-19 Cases Reach 12

The government on Monday ordered all schools shut nationwide until further notice, and advised citizens not to travel to several countries due to coronavirus fears, as Cambodia reported five more Covid-19 cases over the weekend, all people who recently entered the country from abroad.

Cambodia Announces Nationwide School Closures as COVID Response Ramps Up

The Education Ministry announced on Monday the closure of all public and private educational institutions across the country, as the Cambodian government ramped up its response to the global pandemic, almost two months after the first reported case in the country.

Let’s Read Launches Nationwide #ReadEveryday Campaign in Cambodia

The Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport in collaboration with The Asia Foundation and other partners, launched a nationwide reading campaign called #ReadEveryDay.

Cambodia’s strategic scaling of 21st century skills and assessment to improve learning outcomes

Cambodia has been striving to improve its education system and has engaged in as many opportunities as possible to further student achievement.

Eckerd professor, four students win grant to study human trafficking in Cambodia

Cambodia felt different from her parents’ native El Salvador and Mexico that Tiffany Velasquez saw as a child, but some things looked familiar.

Cambodia’s disabled left behind

Providing accessibility for the disabled is a major determinant for developing countries to qualify as developed nations.

Chinese investment in Cambodia creating demand for trilingual schools – ISC

International schools in Cambodia are missing out on a potential new market by not offering trilingual programs in English, Mandarin and Khmer, according to a new report by ISC Research.

Cambodia’s Education Ministry Tackling Low Reading and Writing Proficiency in Secondary Students

The Cambodian Ministry of Education launched a program for nearly 400,000 primary school students, after observing that third and seventh grade students were unable to read and write proficiently and performed poorly at math.

Cambodia and Sweden teams up to reform the Cambodian education system

Sweden, Cambodia and Unicef have been longstanding partners in improving the Cambodian education system. Photo: The Cambodian Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport.

A rot in Cambodia’s education system?

Yesterday, the ASEAN Post published an article on allegations made by a Cambodian student regarding corruption in his school.

Is Cambodia’s education system corrupted?

On 26 January, Cambodian student Kong Bunrith posted a video on Facebook accusing senior officials in the country’s Ministry of Justice of allegedly taking bribes.

Making the grade: Can Cambodia’s education system learn to prosper?

For the seventh installment of our eight-week series with Future Forum looking at the Kingdom in 2040, we examine the future of learning in Cambodia. With the need for high-quality schooling only going to rise in the coming decades, will the Kingdom’s education system make the grade?

KT&G Welfare sends 60 college volunteers to Cambodia, Myanmar

KT&G Welfare Foundation has sent a total of 60 college student volunteers to Cambodia and Myanmar to improve the educational environment in the countries, the tobacco company said Monday.

UAE- WMCC Chairman meets Cambodian Minister of State for Labour and Vocational Education

Dr. Ali Rashid Al Nuaimi, Chairman of the World Muslim Communities Council, WMCC, today met, at the council's headquarters in Abu Dhabi, Datuk Othsman Hassan, Minister of State for Labour and Vocational Education of Cambodia and President of the Development Corporation for Cambodian Muslims.

Cambodia’s international schools offer lowest fees in Asia

The Cambodian capital city of Phnom Penh is considered one of the best options for western families looking to relocate to Asia with good and inexpensive schools.

The transition to homegrown school meals ‘can be very tough’

At 7:30 a.m., over 200 students gather under the roof of a large, open-air building at the Doun Ouv Primary School, 20 km from the city center. Bowls in hand, they wait patiently for a serving of white rice, and fish and spinach soup.

Swedish ambassador hosted Swedish Alumni networking night in Phnom Penh

H.E. Bjorn Haggmark, a Swedish Ambassador to the Kingdom of Cambodia showed support of higher education to “the Sweden Alumni Network night” attendee at the Swedish ambassador residence in Phnom Penh on 5th December 2019.

Cambodia to teach LGBT+ issues in schools to tackle discrimination

Children in Cambodia will receive lessons on LGBT+ issues from 2020 in a bid to wipe out bullying and discrimination in the socially conservative country, an official said on Tuesday.


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Journalist arrested for repeating Hun Sen’s advice to motorbike taxi drivers

The director of online news outlet TVFB, Sovann Rithy, was arrested Tuesday night for reporting on advice from Prime Minister Hun Sen to motorbike taxi drivers to sell their vehicles if the coronavirus crisis leaves them broke.