EPIC Showcase – a Grand Finale

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EPIC Showcase
Today, our guest blog post is from Laura Smitheman, Programs & Innovation Director with our partners at Impact Hub Phnom Penh. They ran the EPIC one year startup incubator program from 2016-2017, and Laura will highlight some of the key lessons learned and pieces of advice captured from all the EPIC Ventures that recently completed […]
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DoyDoy: The Story of A Startup

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EM Chanrithykol, 21 years old, is a senior year student pursuing an English language Bachelor’s Degree of Art at the Royal University of Phnom Penh. He is also the founder of Doydoy, what he calls “a low cost STEM learning and innovation tool” for children. Doydoy was developed when Chanrithykol attended the Think Global Make […]
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Edemy Makes Quality English Classes Accessible and Affordable for Rural Students

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By Socheata VINH Communications Assistant Development Innovations “When we started conducting workshops about applying for scholarships from the provinces, we found out that students in remote areas lacked the English skills that are key to winning these scholarships,” describes Sovann Srun, co-founder of Edemy, a startup working to provide high quality English teaching resources for […]
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Online Fundraising Gains Popularity and Delivers Results for Phare Ponleu Selpak

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By Socheata VINH Communications Assistant Development Innovations Many Cambodian civil society organizations are dedicated to identifying and solving problems for people at the grassroots level. In addition to commitment and effort, financial support is vital to sustain their work and help them deliver the best programming. As donors’ budgets decrease in Cambodia, funding is one […]
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Web Platform Enabling and Connecting Social Enterprises in Cambodia

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Alberto Cremonesi
“Social enterprises are not new to Cambodia,” remarks Alberto Cremonesi, co-founder of Impact Hub’s Phnom Penh branch (IHPP). “Networks are not new either,” he adds. But acknowledging the lack of a “one stop solution,” Impact Hub’s new platform, Social Enterprise Cambodia (SEC) aims to bring it all together: social enterprises, social innovators, funders, investors, research […]
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