Tag: sustainability

Posted on: May 5, 2016 Posted by: Manin Oem Comments: 0

PEPY tries to go Plastic Free!

  On Saturday April 30, PEPY Empowering Youth was lucky enough to take part in a workshop led by Sarah and Cho from Plastic Free Cambodia. Plastic Free Cambodia grew out of the Plastic Free July campaign, which aims to raise awareness about the amount of plastic we use, specifically …

Posted on: January 8, 2016 Posted by: Manin Oem Comments: 0

2015 at PEPY Empowering Youth

What a year 2015 has been! There have been so many great moments, but we’d like to share just a few highlights with you now. A number of organizational changes took place this year, perhaps the biggest and most significant being our transformation into a fully registered Local NGO: PEPY …

Posted on: August 27, 2015 Posted by: Manin Oem 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: May 3, 2011 Posted by: Manin Oem Comments: 0

Texas Youths Learn About Education and Development with PEPY Tours

By Anna Baranova, Kendra Campbell, Chor Choch, Ashton Paetzold Photo credit: John Lubker “Destination is never a place but a new way of seeing things.” -Henry Miller At PEPY Tours, our goal is not only to introduce guests to the history and culture of Cambodia, but also to educate travelers …

Posted on: March 15, 2011 Posted by: Manin Oem Comments: 0

Made in Cambodia

Greetings from the PEPY Products team! We wanted to take a moment to let you know about all the products that we offer through PEPY in order to further support development efforts in Cambodia. Proceeds from our products help provide a sustainable income to people in underprivileged areas of Cambodia. …

Posted on: March 8, 2011 Posted by: Manin Oem Comments: 0

Is “Sustainability” Sustainable?

Photo credit: Jacqueline Kronk Layheng Ting examines the idea of sustainability with a focus on PEPY’s SAS program.  Sustainability has been a buzz word in development work for a long time, but how to actually make a project sustainable still remains a big challenge. At PEPY, the challenge is no …