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Cambodia scores low on global giving index

Google News - Fri, 2014-11-21 02:39
A study released by the UK-based Charities Aid Foundation puts Cambodia close to the bottom of the world in terms of the charity of its citizens, despite Southeast Asia being cited as the world's strongest performing sub-region. According to the World ... catched

Charities call Cambodia refugee resettlement deal immoral

Google News - Thu, 2014-09-25 05:13
“It is inappropriate because Cambodia has no capacity within its social sector to take an influx of refugees. Immoral because these vulnerable people are Australia's responsibility, and while we await the detail, it appears illegal in contravening ... catched

FILM: Ultimate Betrayal – Cambodia's orphanage scandal

Google News - Thu, 2014-09-18 23:00
The rapid growth of poorly run charities in Cambodia is putting children at increased risk of sexual exploitation and abuse. More than 90 percent of so-called orphanages operate privately, with lax controls. As many as three out of every four children ... catched