Grantee: Pact, Inc.
Technical Partner: Glean
Technology Solution: Technology tool that enable effective and constructive engagement between citizens and government officials at the local level
This project funds Pact Cambodia to integrate the lessons learned from the initial results of TRANSMIT - a tool that tracks citizen complaints and government responses online - to design, develop and field-test a new prototype with target user groups using deeper user testing methods. The overall goal of this project is to validate a better technology solution that will enable effective and constructive engagement between citizens and government officials at the local level.
Grantee: Human Development Research Cambodia
Technical Partner: Webits
Technology Solution: Web portal on mental health
This project funded the improvement of an online mental health information and virtual counseling resource for young people through Facebook's Free Basics platform. The main format for the My Tree of Life (MyTOL) website included mental health information postings and discussions, and online Q&A sessions.
Grantee: Buddhism for Peace Organization (BPO)
Technical Partner: Buddhism for Peace Organization (BPO)
Technology Solution: Community-based media production & content development with an awareness campaign via online radio and social media
This project empowered Prey Lang communities to tell their stories through community-based media production activities, and BPO collected these stories and created content from people from five communes to broadcast online. Ultimately, these stories helped raise awareness about citizens' issues in Prey Lang at the local and national level through social media and online radio.
Grantee: Cambodian Disable People Organisation
Technical Partner: Cambodian Disable People Organisation
Technology Solution: Social media campaign, narrowcast pilot, survey of ICT for PWDs
This grant supports Cambodian Disabled People's Organization (CDPO) to conduct a survey of their users, develop a social media strategy and Facebook campaign, and develop digital content to highlight people with disabilities' rights under Cambodian law.
Success Story: Promoting Awareness of People with Disabilities’ Rights with Technologies
Blog Post: Eight Insights from the People with Disabilities Rapid Survey
Grantee: Support Her Enterprise Co., Ltd. (SHE Investments)
USAID Cambodia, EZECOM
Technical Partner: Codingate
Technology Solution: Social media campaign and Khmer language web portal for business registration information/ processes
This grant supports SHE Investments to develop an online business information portal which is accessible and user-friendly to provide information in Khmer for women entrepreneurs on how to start their business. This project will market this portal across other womens entrepreneurship networks and use social media for a targeted outreach and marketing campaign.
Blog Post: Retrospective: Launch of Business Information Platform by SHE Investments
Grantee: MEDIA One
USAID Cambodia, USAID Supporting Forests and Biodiversity (SFB) Project
Technical Partner: MEDIA One
Technology Solution: Facebook campaign along with traditional media such as radio program and radio public service announcements (PSAs)
This grant supported Media One in their efforts to implement the project entitled Cambodian Natural Heritage Awareness Initiative. The overall goal of this proposal is to raise awareness about Cambodia’s natural heritage through diverse media platforms like social media, radio and SMS, complemented by direct community engagement activities. Throughout the activity, MEDIA One adjusted based on audience and community feedback, and analyzed social media findings for the Facebook campaign.
Blog Post: Grandfather Prey Lang Connects People to the Jungle
Grantee: World Education, Inc.
USAID Cambodia, Good Return
Technical Partner: Good Return
Technology Solution: Content development & consumer awareness campaign via Facebook
This project aimed to test whether a consumer awareness campaign, delivered via Facebook and targeted at Cambodia’s youth, can be effective in stimulating dialogue within poor Cambodian households on financial decision making and ultimately contribute to building financial awareness and consumer confidence.
Success Story: Social Media Campaign Builds Awareness about Financial Management
Grantee: Aide et Action Cambodia
USAID Cambodia, Facebook
Technical Partner: Biz Solution
Technology Solution: Inclusive education website and a web portal on Facebook's Free Basics platform
This project funded a website to provide educational resources for teachers, school directors, District and Provincial offices of Education (PoE/DoE) and parents. Through Facebook's Free Basics platform, the site aims to reach marginalized and out of school children, and connect them to online resources and school-based resources.
Grantee: Cambodian Center for Human Rights
Technical Partner: Endorphine Concept Digital Solutions
Technology Solution: Content development including videos & infographics on land rights
This project funded the Cambodian Center for Human Rights (CCHR) to develop online interactive content for its Human Rights Education Platform to help increase knowledge among Cambodian urban youths on key rights issues in Cambodia. The first module was on land rights: www.sithi.org/landrights.
Success Story: Land Rights Platform Delivers Accessible Educational Tools and Quizzes