Promoting Awareness of People with Disabilities’ Rights with Technologies

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“People used to call me ‘blind girl’ and were unfriendly to me. But now, I can stand up for myself. I tell them that people with disabilities also have rights,” remarked Sokha, a visually impaired woman in her early 30s living in Kratie province.  After listening to a narrowcast MP3 on the rights of people […]
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Cambodian Youth Groups Take Their Debates Digital

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In 2015, youth coalition group Youth Coalition for Unity and Development (YCUD) worked with NGO Youth Resource Development Program to conduct research on youth perceptions of candidates for Cambodia’s national and sub-national elections. They were interested in what young people knew about the candidates and how they engaged politically. The study found that 85% of […]
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Land Rights Platform Delivers Accessible Educational Tools and Quizzes

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Human rights education can be a challenge in Cambodia. Many Cambodian citizens have trouble understanding the official laws of the country and remain largely unaware of the rights afforded to them under domestic and international law, which leaves them unable to act on behalf of themselves and their fellow citizens. According to the Cambodian Center […]
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Hotline and Mobile App Improve Access to Public Service

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According to the corruption watchdog Transparency International, Cambodia recorded the lowest score among Southeast Asian countries on their 2015 Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI), with 21 out of a possible 100 points. The index, which measures the perceived levels of public sector corruption, placed Cambodia at 150th worldwide in the study of 168 countries. Through its […]
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