The “Beyond the Games” campaign, created by the Union of Youth Federations of Cambodia (UYFC), is urging Cambodians, both inside and outside the country, to participate in folding up to one million origami hearts and break a Guinness World Record.
Duckweed is a plant that grows naturally in Cambodia’s lakes and ponds and is often used as feed for chickens, ducks and pigs by farmers who collect it from the places where it grows wild. One man, however, has decided to grow duckweed
Creal Cambodia, a local environmental NGO, has announced the selection of 500 young people to participate in an "Eco Carnival" event, which will be held this weekend to inspire young people to clean up the environment ahead of the 2023 SEA Games hosted by Cambodia.
Many types of plants found in Cambodia are used as traditional herbs to treat various diseases, such as giloy or guduchi (Tinospora cordifolia) or aromatic/sand ginger (Kaempferia galangal) or rough cocklebur (Xanthium Strumartium).
Almost 1,500 runners participated in a women's run on March 8 for International Women's Day. The event began in front of Wat Botum Park.
A Phnom Penh-based Portuguese photographer is working with the NGO Douleurs Sans Frontieres (DSF) to organise an exhibition at the French Institute of Language in order to raise awareness about palliative care for patients in Cambodia.
The NGO EnergyLab Cambodia aims to promote clean energy use throughout the Kingdom, and is making inroads in the five provinces that surround the Tonle Sap Lake.
Cambodian people traditionally use curcuma raktakanta root to treat sprains and swelling or for steaming.
This year is the 10th anniversary of the Bonn Phum arts and culture festival, which travels around the Kingdom bringing art, culture, music and film to audiences. Now the same organisers have started a related event called Bonn Phum Mean Cheung, literally means Bonn Phum has a leg.
Cambodia's national flower – the rumduol – and stars are considered to be lucky objects to be displayed on the occasion of Khmer New Year and are common decorative motifs.