3 April 2012
A high-level delegation from LG in South Korea recently visited Prey Veng Province in Cambodia to witness the impact of their three-year support to the communities participating in WFP’s Food-for-Assets programmes. The delegation was led by Young-Kee Kim, Executive Vice-President and Chief Relations Officer of the LG Group and their Corporate Social Responsibility Team accompanied by Monica Marshall, WFP Global Head of Private Partnerships and Edith Heines, WFP Cambodia Deputy Country Director.
14 March 2012
A senior Brazilian delegation has recently visited World Food Programme flood response operations in Cambodia which have received generous support from the Government of Brazil. The delegation was led by H.E. Ambassador Paulo Cesar Meira de Vasconcellos accompanied by H.E. Dr. Nhim Vanda, Senior Minister and First Vice President of the National Committee for Disaster Management, Edith Heines, WFP Cambodia Deputy Country Director and Bill Pennington, Assistant Country Director for international NGO CARE.
21 February 2012
Kongkea Chhoeun speaks with Ms. Sao Rukroeurn, a beneficiary of the World Food Programme’s Mother and Child Health and Nutrition (MCHN) Programme about its impact on her and her child’s health.
23 December 2011
WFP Cambodia’s Food for Assets (FFA) programme helps poor, food-insecure households to cope with potential disaster by providing off-season labour opportunities to develop or rehabilitate community assets, in return for much-needed food. WFP’s Polly Egerton visited one such project recently.
15 December 2011
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) in Geneva and World Food Programme Cambodia are teaming up in an exciting partnership.
25 November 2011
Thanks to her chicken farming and small grocery business, Pong Onn is now able to look after herself and her daughter. But to get here she had to weather a series of crises after learning that she was HIV positive. One of them was the sudden death of her husband. Getting through the tough times required support, which came from WFP and a local NGO, Cambodian HIV/AIDS Education and Care.
28 October 2011
Chin Cheng Hong’s house is built on stilts, but so high have the floodwaters risen in Cambodia this year that even this was not enough to protect her completely. When the waters crept through her floorboards, she knew things were really bad.
24 October 2011
WFP's Para Hunzai talks to a woman who has had to flee her home with her family due to the recent floods in Cambodia.
20 October 2011
The worst floods Cambodia has seen in a more than a decade continue to wreak havoc across the country where over 250 people are reported dead, more than 46,000 families displaced and an estimated 1.2 million Cambodians affected.
6 September 2011
- LG Visits WFP Programmes In Cambodia Source: Korea IT Times
- WFP Appeals for Food Aid for Cambodian Flood Victims Source: VOA News
- Para Hunzai of the World Food Programme in Cambodia Source: American Chronicle
- Floods claim 207 lives in Cambodia Source: Xinhua
- Over $80,000 raised to feed Cambodia kids Source: asiaone