Category: From the Schools

Posted on: April 9, 2015 Posted by: Dana Bidnall Comments: 0

Learning new skills at Skills Fair

On March 31, we held our third Skills Fair at Kralanh High School. Skills Fair aims to creates awareness of opportunities beyond high school and connects students with a variety of organizations to learn about options for university and vocational school, future job prospects and the skills required to obtain …

Posted on: October 28, 2014 Posted by: Colm Byrne Comments: 0

Good things come to those who wait

The results of the High School National Exam have had an impact on PEPY and the wider education system across Cambodia. The government have made significant improvements to the exam process. Cheating and bribery have blighted previous exams. This year both were clamped down on. As a result of these improvements the exam …

Posted on: June 30, 2014 Posted by: Amy McLoughlin Comments: 0

Contemplating the future of our JHS work

2013 was a big year of solidifying and transition. To work towards our new goal of increasing the percentage of high school graduates accessing skilled employment, we reviewed our programs to ensure our work led us closer to achieving this goal. Lots of programs ended, and others were introduced (Learning …

Posted on: July 26, 2013 Posted by: Melissa Chungfat Comments: 0

Students’ first Dream Talk

Six Dream Class students delivered professional presentations at the first ever Dream Talk! During the dream classes throughout the year, young people are provided a forum to identify and discuss their dreams and challenges they’ll need to overcome. The support includes career resources, mentorship and group workshops. In the past, …

Posted on: June 25, 2013 Posted by: Katherine Tempel Comments: 0

The future for Child Clubs and Young Leader Clubs

PEPY’s Child Clubs (also known as Child-to-Child) began in 2008 to support local solutions for community issues through youth-led action. In 2011, Young Leader Clubs were also established to cater for older youth who still wanted a forum outside of school to learn new things and discuss important issues in …

Posted on: June 3, 2013 Posted by: Katherine Tempel Comments: 0

Our first Skills Fair event at Kralanh High School

This Friday, PEPY NGO will be hosting its first ever Skills Fair event at Kralanh High School. The event, planned for teens aged 15 and up, will make students aware of potential job, university and ASEAN integration opportunities. The event includes workshops on creating a CV, presentations from companies and …

Posted on: May 28, 2013 Posted by: Katherine Tempel Comments: 0

Did you know . . . Cambodia is growing!

While Cambodia is a fast-developing country, many people may not be aware of how quickly Cambodia has grown in recent years.  Since 2011, the country has seen a 25% increase in tourism, which amounts to 3,584,307 million visitors in 2012. With this extraordinary growth, people may question the development of …

Posted on: April 25, 2013 Posted by: Maria Sandberg Comments: 0

The KhmerTalks in Siem Reap

The KhmerTalks in Siem Reap The latest KhmerTalks took place on March 3rd in Siem Reap. Khmer Talks consists of a series of seminars by different speakers, addressing important topics related to skills required in professional and personal life. The speakers also talk about how they achieved their current position. …

Posted on: April 24, 2013 Posted by: Sarakk Rith Comments: 0

Survey on high school and university students

PEPY is trying to be more effective in implementing our work and responding to the needs of the community – especially the students who receive direct benefit from our work. In order to do that in the right way, we decided do the research to find out the real needs …