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A Statement from U.S. Ambassador to Cambodia W. Patrick Murphy on the ECCC’s Final Legal Case and Upheld Conviction of Khieu Samphan

For Immediate Release September 22, 2022  2022/11  The Supreme Court Chamber of the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC) issued its judgment on September 22, 2022 to uphold the conviction and second life sentence of former Khmer Rouge head of state Khieu Samphan for genocide, crimes against humanity, and grave breaches of the ...
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United States Donates Oxygen Plant to Cambodia

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  September 14, 2022.  The United States government has funded a new oxygen plant in Preah Vihear province, northern Cambodia which will benefit close to 300,000 people.  The facility, funded through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), is located at the 16 Makara Provincial Hospital, and was developed in partnership with UNICEF ...
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Call for Applications: YSEALI Academic Fellowships – Spring 2023

Application Deadline: October 16, 2022  Program Overview  The Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI) is the U.S. government’s signature public diplomacy program to provide skills training to youth in Southeast Asia. YESALI seeks to build the leadership capabilities of youth in the region, strengthen ties between the United States and Southeast Asia, and nurture a ...
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Cambodia Strengthens Local Fisheries through New Fishways

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  August 30, 2022. Thanks to two new fishways funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), fish and other aquatic organisms in Cambodia will be able to travel upstream and bypass irrigation structures, increasing the amount of fish available to local communities in Pursat Province. The fishways, whose construction finished on August ...
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Study of the United States Institute (SUSI) For Secondary School Educators Summer 2023

Deadline for submission:  December 1, 2022  The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy in Cambodia is pleased to announce a scholarship opportunity for the Summer 2023 Study of the United States Institute (SUSI) for Secondary School Educators (including teachers, administrators, teacher trainers, curriculum developers, textbook writers, ministry of education officials, and other related-field personals).    ...
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