Cambodia – 2000

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This week I am going through the archives, for re-photography purposes, as on my next trip I will be travelling up to Anlong Veng, and I want to ‘remember’ our first visit there. I plan to retrace our road trip to Anlong Veng from Siem Reap. As noted elsewhere, we first visited the ex Khmer Rouge ‘Reconciliation Area’ around Anlong Veng …


International Women’s Day

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Early in 2000, we were privileged to be helping Save the Children and the Siem Reap Provincial Education Authority in the Khmer Rouge Reconciliation Areas of Cambodia. The people had suffered terribly, being cut off from the rest of the country since 1979, the “official” end of the Khmer Rouge everywhere else. Reconciliation in these areas only really started in …