Cambodian Youth Inspired by STEM Festival and Ready for the Digital Challenges

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The 4th Cambodia Science & Engineering Festival (#CSEF2018) was another great success, attracting more than 25,000 people over the three days from March 1st to 3rd, 2018 at the beautiful Olympic Stadium, an iconic building from the 1960s designed by renowned Cambodian architect Van Molyvann. The festival participants enjoyed action-packed events, hands-on booths to test […]
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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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Tech Festival Showcases Technologies Made in Cambodia

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The Inno-Tech Festival was run by many groups in the technology and innovation communities and strengthened cooperation between government, civil society, private sector, and Cambodian tech users. “I am interested in the exhibition, which showcases many new technologies such as modern electronic devices. Technology is really important since it can help make our life better, […]
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Advancing from Intern to Young ICT Specialist

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Like tens of thousands of Cambodian undergraduates, Mr. Sina Pha was focused on finding a good job and trying to get a scholarship abroad for a master’s degree after his graduation from university in 2010. But after joining the Young Professionals program at Development Innovations, an internship program focused on connecting young tech professionals to […]
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BarCamps Bring Tech Training to Cambodian Provinces

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While technology is being adopted at a rapid pace in the Cambodian capital of Phnom Penh, technology proficiency remains low in some rural parts of the country. In order to foster new skills and enthusiasm for technology in rural Cambodia, Development Innovations has been co-sponsoring BarCamps in provincial capitals (and Phnom Penh) since 2014. BarCamps […]
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Tech Expo Showcases ICT4D in Cambodia

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Tech firms and CSOs converge to share technology solutions for development challenges In one of Southeast Asia’s fastest growing  economies, access to technology is expanding rapidly. As more Cambodians purchase smartphones and are able to access the Internet,  interest in using new technology to achieve development outcomes continues to grow. “Cambodian people really hunger to […]
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