Cambodia

Demographic Data

  • Total Population: 15.33 million
  • Population under 15: 32%
  • Life Expectancy at Birth: 72 years
  • Human Development Index: 143 out of 188
  • World Bank Status: Low income
  • HIV/AIDS Prevalence (age 15-49): 0.6%
  • Mean Household Composition: 4.6 members
  • Female-Headed Households: 27%
  • Early Marriage (% of children married by 18 years): 19%

Sources: World Bank, UNICEF,UNDP HDR 2015, DHS 2014

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Hagar9 Feb 2019

Hagar is seeking a new Finance Manager. This role is responsible for the oversight, management, and  co-ordination of finance functions as defined, across Hagar globally.

Save the Children Cambodia13 Jan 2019

As a member of the Senior Management Team (SMT) in Cambodia, the Director of Program Development and Quality (PDQ) is responsible for driving cross-functional engagement in the development and delivery of the Country Strategy Plan (CSP), developing annual plans and reporting on results.

Hagar12 Jan 2019

The Head of Global Programmes will lead on expanding the reach, quality and impact of Hagar's programmes globally.

Patricia Fronek, Robert Common, Karen Smith Rotabi, Johnny Statham - Journal of Human Rights and Social Work4 Jan 2019

This short human rights in action article takes a critical approach to the translation of policy to practice and highlights risks involved with haste, outcomes measured in numbers and unrealistic timeframes, and rapidly transforming practice with nascent investment in a country’s capacity to assess and respond to the real needs of children and families within their communities.

UNICEF Cambodia26 Dec 2018

The Child Protection Officer – Alternative Care provides professional technical, operational and administrative assistance throughout the programming process for child protection programmes/projects within the Country Programme from development planning to delivery of results.

UNICEF Cambodia26 Dec 2018

The purpose of this consultancy is to provide technical, administrative, operational and logistical support for the implementation of the Cambodia PROTECT Strategy.

Maurice Eisenbruch - Child Abuse & Neglect28 Nov 2018

This article examines how Cambodians view the causes and effects of child abuse and analyses its underlying cultural forces.

Marit Ursin and Mona Lock Skålevik - The International Journal of Children's Rights24 Nov 2018

This article analyzes the impact of volunteer tourism on children’s wellbeing in residential care facilities in Cambodia by employing a child rights-based approach.

Emma Batha - Thomson Reuters Foundation14 Nov 2018

"Orphanages have become a lucrative business in developing countries, leading to the trafficking of children to fill them," says this article from Thomson Reuters Foundation.

Friends International8 Nov 2018

This blog post from Friends International highlights the work and progress made by its ChildSafe campaigns, which aim to "end the plight of the thousands of children who have been unnecessarily placed into residential care in orphanages."

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