“When I was 12 years old, I dreamed of standing on the stage and becoming famous because of my inventions,” said Chanty, 17, a high school student in Siem Reap. Next month, Chanty and her five teammates will travel to the United States to compete in the first robotics competition organized by not-for-profit group First Global.
Like many NGOs in Cambodia, Mith Samlanh once relied almost exclusively on donations to fund their work, but cuts in donor funding have forced the group to seek alternative means of ensuring their work can continue. VOA Khmer's Pin Sisovann reports.
In his public appearance since leaving the White House in January, former President Barack Obama participated in a discussion at the University of Chicago where he once served as a faculty. VOA Khmer's Sou Pichchinda narrates.