Category Archives: Urbanisation

(Khmer)

នគររូបនីយកម្ម

Projects being ‘built on lies’

Ny Sophannak, a 42-year-old mother of three, lives in a small house on a tiny alley behind Wat Thann just off Sothearos Boulevard. Ten years ago, she was among 800 families violently evicted from the…

Women ‘bear brunt’ of land grabs

Source: phnompenhpost.com Cambodia’s rampant land grabs have had a devastating impact on the psychological health of women and have led to a sharp increase in the rates of domestic violence they suffer, according to a…

Urbanization and Poverty Reduction

There is a central idea in current developmental strategies and policies that urbanization results in overall poverty reduction for developing countries. On the surface this makes a great deal of sense: the rate of urbanization…

CONCRETE ELECTRICAL PILLARS

In late 2014, Sahmakum Teang Tnaut (STT) started its activities to do small–scale upgrading. The small-scale upgrading that we conducted were house upgrading, sanitation (Toilet), and concrete electrical pillars. All these activities had been implemented…