Category: PEPY News

Posted on: September 15, 2015 Posted by: Keshini Mauree Comments: 0

A big change at PEPY Empowering Youth

Today, we would like to share with you some big news for PEPY Empowering Youth! This news is equal parts sad and exciting….today, we announce that Kimline Nuch has sadly stepped down from her role as Executive Director to pursue her dream of founding her own accountancy consulting firm. Kimline …

Posted on: September 10, 2015 Posted by: Keshini Mauree Comments: 0

A flourishing partnership

In 2013, a partnership was established between PEPY Empowering Youth and Donabate Portrane Educate Together National School (DPETNS). The partnership has since grown to include Balbriggan Educate Together National School (BETNS) which, like DPETNS, is part of the Educate Together National School system in Ireland. In April of this year, …

Posted on: September 10, 2015 Posted by: Keshini Mauree Comments: 0

Reaching high

Over the past academic year, all of the scholarship students have been committed to their studies, working hard in both their university courses, and in the Learning Center. Sitham, Ronouch and Day are amongst these students, and they have seen their hard work rewarded with particularly excellent grades across their …

Posted on: September 2, 2015 Posted by: Keshini Mauree Comments: 0

Student employment part 2

Over the past few months, the second year scholarship students have begun the process of finding employment. During their first two years of study, PEPY Empowering Youth fully supports all the students’ needs, but in years three and four, the students start to move into the world of work in …

Posted on: August 27, 2015 Posted by: Keshini Mauree Comments: 0

Sustainability School in Vietnam

In June, two of the scholarship students attended the Sustainability Field School in Hoi An, for a month. Sao Ry and Savoeng traveled to Vietnam to be part of the course, which is coordinated by Action for the City, and funded by Irish Aid. The overall aim of the project …

Posted on: August 24, 2015 Posted by: Keshini Mauree Comments: 0

Scholarship students graduate

On the 13th of July, five of the scholarship students graduated from Paul Dubrule School of Tourism. Ronouch, Chhunly, Kimratana and Day received their qualifications in Tourism and Hospitality, whilst Hama graduated in Restaurant and Bar studies. Understandably, this was a very exciting and proud occasion for everyone at, and …

Posted on: August 18, 2015 Posted by: Keshini Mauree Comments: 0

Student employment

Over the past few months, the second year scholarship students have begun the process of finding employment. In years one and two PEPY Empowering Youth fully supports all their needs, but in years three and four the students start to move into the world of work in order to support …

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: July 24, 2015 Posted by: Keshini Mauree Comments: 0

Fun in the forest

At the end of last month, the first year scholarship students spent four days at Jombok Hoas in Preah Vihear Province. The adventure retreat, which is run by ADRA, is situated in dense forest surroundings, and features an extensive rope course facility. Jombok Hoas means ‘flying through the trees’, and …

Posted on: July 17, 2015 Posted by: Keshini Mauree Comments: 0

Ravy – A pioneering scholarship student

Back in January, we shared with you a blog about Ravy, one of PEPY Empowering Youth’s pioneering Scholarship students. We thought that you may like to meet this inspiring young man in person, and therefore we worked with Ravy to create a video, so that you can learn more about …