Efforts to reform child sector slowed by lack of resources

03/11/2016

Article originally published by Sonia Kohlbacher on the Cambodia Daily website.   After completing the first phase of a sweeping plan to register and regulate the country’s orphanages and work toward returning more children to a family setting, the Ministry of Social Affairs says it is hamstrung by a lack of funding, staff and options for…

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Inside CCF: A DiWeekend Magazine interview with Scott Neeson

04/10/2016

“Cambodian Childen’s Fund: Founded by Scott Neeson in 2003. CCF is pursuing 65 different programs in areas such as education, health care, leadership, housing and economy. Today, CCF provides for 2,200 children and their families. The organization ranks amongst the best in the world when it comes to transparency and responsible financial management. CCF has…

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‘For child victims of rape, help is scarce’, Phnom Penh Post

15/07/2016

Full article: http://www.phnompenhpost.com/post-weekend/child-victims-rape-help-scarce With only limited improvement in recent years, the gap in the Kingdom’s social-care services leaves many abuse victims without hope. While 9-year-old Nari deals with the trauma of her rape, her mother fears stigma from fellow villagers, and struggles to see a future for the family in the absence of specialized support. Nari…

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‘Variety International to honor Scott Neeson at CineEurope’, Film Journal International

25/03/2016

Read the full article here: Variety–The Children’s Charity International will present the Variety International Children’s Fund Humanitarian Award to Scott Neeson, founder of the Cambodian Children’s Fund, duriing the CineEurope Awards Banquet on June 23 at the Centre Convencions Internacional Barcelona (CCIB) in Barcelona, Spain. Twentieth Century Fox’s Paul Hanneman will once again serve as…

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Child Protection Unit: ‘Fugitive Dutch Pedophile Caught In Cambodia’, NL

14/03/2016

Read the full article here. A Dutchman on the loose after a conviction in Belgium on child sexual abuse and child pornography charges was caught in Phnom Penh, Cambodia on Friday. The arrest happened at about noon local time, reported the Phnom Penh Post based on information from the international task force, Child Protection Unit.…

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