Tag: sahakoom apeewaht sala (SAS)

Posted on: April 22, 2014 Posted by: Manin Oem Comments: 0

Sharing the Lessons we’ve Learned

Over the years, PEPY’s programs have gone through many developments and transitions. We initiate programs in collaboration with the community, based on current needs and gaps in development. We always run our programs with a timeframe in mind, and are honest in saying if we do not plan to run …

Posted on: August 5, 2013 Posted by: Manin Oem Comments: 0

Onwards & Upwards – 2013 transitions

At PEPY, one of our philosophies is to ‘be strategic in our choices, and thoughtful in our plans’. From time to time, our strategic choice results in a transition out of projects for a range of reasons, and when this happens, the sustainable future of those programs is taken seriously. …

Posted on: February 14, 2011 Posted by: Manin Oem Comments: 0

Dr. Layheng Ting’s First Three Days

Photo credit: Adam Kronk The fourth week of January 2011 was Dr. Layheng Ting’s first week as PEPY’s new director. Everyone was very excited to meet her. We could  not  wait to welcome her to the morning meeting with all our staff together at the PEPY office in Siem Reap. …

Posted on: December 21, 2010 Posted by: Manin Oem Comments: 0

Top 10 Things I am looking forward to in 2011

(In no particular order besides #1 being the top of the list!) 1) A New Managing Director – I am looking forward to welcoming Layheng Ting onto the PEPY team as of mid January 2011. We have been awaiting her arrival since I interviewed and hired Layheng last summer. Layheng is finishing …

Posted on: November 30, 2010 Posted by: Manin Oem Comments: 0

SAS Takes a Running Start to the School Year

PEPY’s “Sahakoom Apeewaht Sala” (SAS)—literally, Communities Developing Schools—program is off to a running start to the school year. SAS, whose projects are driven by the visions of School Support Committees (SSCs) at each of the three schools where it works, has been busy providing supplies to newly started kindergarten classes, …

Posted on: October 29, 2010 Posted by: Manin Oem Comments: 0

An Incredible Week at Jombok Hoas

Before the start of the school year, PEPY’s SAS team was able to spend five days in Preah Vihear with the school directors, teachers, and school support committees from Prasat Knar and Chanleas Dai. The workshop took place at Jombok Hoas (“Flying Tree”), the amazing ropes course facility at which …