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21 January 2010
New website to spread volunteer opportunities in Cambodia 
Phnom Penh: UNV and VolCam (Network of International and Local Volunteer Agencies and Volunteer Involving Organisations in Cambodia) launched new volunteer web site during International Volunteer Day celebrations in Phnom Penh on 5 and 7 December 2009.   Read article
More about: Environment
05 December 2006
Cambodia shows 'citizenship in action' by Catherine Cecil
Phnom Penh, Cambodia: Youth Star Cambodia joins thousands of volunteers worldwide in celebrating International Volunteer Day today by recognizing the contribution of volunteers throughout Cambodia.  Read article
More about: Advocacy  Youth
30 April 2006
Cambodia: Greater Involvement of People Living with and Affected by HIV/AIDS in Cambodia – Extension Phase 2006: Terminal evaluation 
Objectives of the second phase of the GIPA project have been:
1. Increased understanding and enabling environment for GIPA in the target provinces and less stigma against PLHAs by the general public,
2. Capacity building of at least 50 institutions to involve PLHA in their programmes,
3. Building the capacity of GIPA Animators and PLHA in the country’s overall response,
4. Better access of women living with, and affected by HIV/AIDS, to existing care, treatment and support services and their involvement in monitoring the improvement of quality of these services.  Read article
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More about: HIV/AIDS
09 December 2004
Cambodia teaches basic hygiene to children 
Phnom Penh: United Nations Volunteers in Cambodia celebrated IVD this year by undertaking health education campaign with the residents of Samaki community in Phnom Penh and with the more than 40 young orphans at the Norea Peaceful Children Center in Battambang province.  Read article
More about: Advocacy  Health
30 April 2004
English teachers needed in Cambodia 
Phnom Penh: Seametrey, a non-profit organization providing primary education, is looking for volunteers to teach English to children ages three to seven in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.  Read article

 

Related links
Working For Children 
Working For Children (WFC) is a local non-governmental organization assisting vulnerable children, orphans, their families, and the rural schools in the Siem Reap Province in Cambodia. WFC looks for volunteers to help in a number of areas: teaching English, coaching sports teams, decoration, labor & building work.  Visit site
Cambodia Orphan Fund 
Set up in Siem Reap, Cambodia to facilitate placements for volunteers in Cambodia. This not-for-profit organization assists existing volunteer projects recruit the right people for the many positions available to assist Cambodians in building a better community. Asks for 'donations' rather than fees.  Visit site
Twists and turns 
On his blog, Patrick Mosolf relates his diverse experiences as a volunteer across the world - from work in his local community in the US to time spent as a UNV volunteer in Liberia.  Visit site

Related blog entries
01 November 2006, 13:44
Guiding young volunteers in Cambodia 
In Cambodia, the theme for this year's IVD is engaging youth in development through volunteering.   Read entry
From: IVD 2006 Blog
07 April 2006, 15:26
There & back again 
Rae Julian, current Executive Coordinator of the New Zealand Council for International Development, writes how becoming an international volunteer altered his life. After a three-year volunteering stint helping the Cambodians understand what democracy is all about, Rae came back for more.   Read entry