Kampot province produces salt for the local market - a total of 80,000 tons of salt per year from more then 3 million hectares of land is distributed around the country.Read More
ive months ago I decided to take a break from assignment photography to travel up Cambodia’s Tonle Sap river in a past-its-prime wooden fishing boat. At the time the idea was to step back from the constant pressure to produce and publish news stories in order to enjoy travel for travel’s sake - something that, despite having been on the road for at least five months of 2014, I hadn’t done in many years. Several months later, when an innovative non-profit organization approached us about the possibility of expanding the trip to cover the entirety of the Mekong River through five countries, no one was more surprised than me.Read More
This project has been in the making for many years. It started off as a feeling. When I first got to Cambodia, I felt I had arrived in a place were anything was possible. Cambodia was booming with opportunity, and it was deeply forgiving of mistakes. It was the ideal place to set up as 24-year-old photographer with very little experience in the freelance market, and I started off by looking for jobs to keep me afloat. It was a slow start, as all freelance photographers can probably relate to; small jobs here and there, the odd big contract and a lot of time for blog posts, internet updates and importantly personal projectsRead More
This morning King Norodom Sihamouni and Prime Minister Hun Sen attended the opening ceremony for a new neuroscience centre at Calmette Hospital. The shiny new building which has been filled with advanced high-tech equipment is a big step forward for Cambodia. Here are images of the people who waited for the King and the Prime Minister as they visited the centre.Read More
Following a recent report RUOM published in Al Jazeera on the 27th of June, the Filipino government has taken steps to ensure the welfare of its domestic workers in Singapore.
It took action against two agencies in particular – Homekeeper and Budget Maid – which have been temporarily suspended from recruiting Filipino domestic workers.Read More