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Posted on: August 11, 2015 Posted by: Keshini Mauree Comments: 0

Study Tour – Dream Class comes to Siem Reap

On the 3rd July, 67 students from Kralanh High School participated in a study tour around Siem Reap. The majority of the students who attended were from grade 12, however two representatives from each grade 10 and 11 also were in attendance so that they could report back to their …

Posted on: June 19, 2015 Posted by: Keshini Mauree Comments: 0

Sharing is caring

In early June, we hosted a Sharing Event for the grade 12 students at Kralanh High School. The primary focus of the event was the idea of vocational training, for many of whom this was a new concept. This area of focus was chosen due to its direct link with …

Posted on: May 25, 2015 Posted by: Dana Bidnall Comments: 0

An exchange of learning, ideas, and inspiration

In late 2013 we established an educational partnership with Donabate Portrane Educate Together National School (DPETNS), part of the Educate Together National School system in Ireland. Since then, members of Balbriggan Educate Together National School (BETNS) have also become involved in the partnership. The partnership works to enhance the teaching and …

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: March 3, 2015 Posted by: Dana Bidnall Comments: 0

Dare to dream

Dream Class is one of our three current programs. It operates in Kralanh District, a rural region approximately 60 km from the city of Siem Reap in Siem Reap province. In 2007, when we hired our first Cambodian director, she conducted an impact assessment and needs analysis, which led to …

Posted on: February 6, 2015 Posted by: Manin Oem Comments: 0

ICT class in the Learning Center

This academic year, the Learning Center is providing Information & Communication Technology (ICT) classes for the first and second year scholarship students. The first year students are enjoying the class and the challenge of this new area of learning for them. Prior to their arrival in the Learning Center the majority of …

Posted on: December 31, 2014 Posted by: Manin Oem Comments: 0

Annual Campaign 2014

PEPY would like to extend a massive thank you to everyone who has contributed to the 2014 annual campaign, and in particular a huge thank you to our anonymous donor who has provided a matched funding grant! Between September and December we have received a total of $41,654.03 from individuals, companies, …

Posted on: September 30, 2014 Posted by: Gemma Marshall Comments: 0

Annual Campaign – end of first month

    PEPY would like to thank everyone who has contributed so far to our annual campaign. From your inspirational quotes and photos to your comments, likes and shares – thank you! We are delighted to announce that in the last month we have seen a huge increase in engagement from …

Posted on: September 15, 2014 Posted by: Colm Byrne Comments: 0

Scholarship Students Attend Career Fair

At PEPY our current strategic goal is “to increase the percentage of Kralanh graduates accessing skilled employment”. When we developed our new strategic direction last year, we made a conscious decision to stop pushing students to learn information which we think is good for them. Instead we have chosen to …

Posted on: September 5, 2014 Posted by: Alida kalejs Comments: 0

PEPY Program Manager takes part in ‘School of Youth’ camp in Spain

PEPY Program Manager-Duth Kimsru recently returned from Spain where she attended a 10 day adventure camp with School of Youth – for Sustainability and Human Flourishing. It was held at Camping Masia Saderness in the Alta Garrotxa Nature  Park. The purpose of the trip was to assess whether this would …