I-Ki Chan: Let’s do what we can during COVID-19

I-ki Chan is the founder of Virtual Global Internship Initiative and a managing coordinator of One Young World in Asia. In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, I-ki leads the Virtual Global Internship Initiative, embracing the idea of Working from Home and Overseas Internship, aiming at filling the gap between the excessive supply and demand of... Continue Reading →

Beatriz Gonzales: Journey to Self-Acceptance

Beatriz Gonzales is a 24-year old mental health advocate. She is best known for her speech titled “The Not Valedictory Address” where she debunked the common notions of what a Valedictorian should be and tackled issues concerning Mental Health. She is continuously doing her part in spreading awareness and eliminating the stigma surrounding mental health... Continue Reading →

Women’s Unsafe Mobility in Public Transport in Phnom Penh, Cambodia

“Sexual harassment is the conventional type of violence faced by Cambodian women in public places, yet there is no explicit provision on this within the Cambodian legal framework. Many cities have experienced this problem and have attempted to address the problem in numerous ways including creating a “women-only transportation,” designing and implementing gender-responsive public transport,... Continue Reading →

Cambodia's Social Protection

In Cambodia 2040 of the Future Forum By 2040, problems regarding a lack of prioritized policy programs, low funding of social protection schemes, and inadequate data managementcapacity in social protection programming will have been addressed through effective social protection mechanisms. The six core developments by 2040 are listed below.▪ Adopting a social security law that... Continue Reading →

Guarantees of Non-Recurrence of Sexual and Gender-Based Violence against Women after the Khmer Rouge

'In the swisspeace's working paper series 2019' Four decades after the collapse of the Khmer Rouge regime, Cambodian women continue to suffer from discriminatory social, cultural and economic norms and to experience gender injustice in social and politicalspheres. Against this background, this paper asks whether and to what extent transitional justice has contributed to providing... Continue Reading →

Founder of Next Women Generation, Sotheary You, is shortlisted for the Women of the Future Awards Southeast Asia

Founder of Next Women Generation, Sotheary You, is shortlisted for the Women of the Future Awards Southeast Asia 2020 in the Community Spirit and Public Service Category. This category recognized the extraordinary and contributions of traditional public service, charity and volunteer, according to the website of the Women of the Future. https://www.facebook.com/WOFAwardsSEAsia/photos/a.353594595223380/578284996087671/?type=3&theater

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