A groundbreaking ceremony for the first vocational school for tourism in Phnom Penh was held on November 24 in the presence of Minister of Tourism Thong Khon, with another set to be built in the coastal Preah Sihanouk province.
The Ministry of Labour and Vocational Training has sponsored a capacity building training course for members of the Mondulkiri provincial committee on implementation of the National Employment Policy 2015-2025.
Three journalists from different media outlets have won a competition for reporting on social accountability and public services, beating out many other contestants.
The Ministry of Tourism, in collaboration with Hospitality Kampuchea (HoKa) and with the support of Swisscontact Cambodia, on November 23 officially launched the Skills Development Programme (SDP) in Pursat province.
One of the main objectives of the UN Sustainable Development Goals 2030 (SDGs) is to reduce the number of injuries and deaths caused by traffic accidents by 50 per cent, according to a November 24 press release of the Asian Injury Prevention Foundation (AIP).
The National Social Assistance Fund (NSAF) has received a best practices award for the implementation of its cash transfer programme for poor and vulnerable households affected by Covid-19 from the 39th Board of the ASEAN Social Security Association (ASSA).
Minister of National Defence Tea Banh said he was proud that Cambodia had hosted the ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting (ADMM) and ADMM-Plus, which issued a joint communique that showed the commitment of all ASEAN member states, as well as China and the US, to maintaining regional peace and stability
At a November 22 workshop, experts urged media outlets to promote awareness of healthy nutrition in Cambodia. Their calls came in light of a significant increase in Cambodian engagement with social media in recent years.
The 43rd AIPA General Assembly (AIPA-43) drew to a close on November 24, with many resolutions approved.
A group of 26 youths and nine Buddhist monks travelled to the Kbal Khla Knong forest community in Sandan commune of Sandan district in Kampong Thom province to promote an environmentalist and Buddhist message after hearing that the area was under threat.