World water day was celebrated in Phnom Penh on the 22nd of March with local dignitaries speaking on the importance of safe water in urban and peri urban environments; this years theme. On the same day a huge World sanitaion fund was launched in Cambodia with the aim of improving the toilet and hygiene situation of the rural population over the next five years.
March 2011 Archives
A colleague and I travelled to a village in Kampot province, about two hours south of Phnom Penh to discuss water supply solutions with the commune council. We are submitting proposals for more funding and this area has registered interest in improving their water supply.