With a grant of 2.9 million USD from Japanese Social Development Fund, Save the Children will implement the project in five provinces.
“Breastfeeding is the best investment for your child’s life” is the theme of this year’s National Nutrition Day, being celebrated on 6th November 2015.
Kjetil Paulsen, the Norwegian Ambassador to Thailand and Cambodia, and Minister Counsellor, Vegard Holmelid, are visiting development projects funded by the Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (NORAD) in Kampong Chhnang province.
To celebrate the ASEAN and International Disaster Risk Reduction Day, which is being held on 9 - 10 October 2015 at Royal University of Phnom Penh, Save the Children is leading the innovative children’s drawing competition on the theme of “safe schools”.
“I felt strange when I heard of First Read project, and I thought it would not work for my daughter. But I was very surprised when I practiced the techniques with my daughter. She is now very brave and talkative.” Sopheak said.
Program Based Budget Reform and Community Participation in Primary Education in Cambodia