February 28, 2014 / Untold Stories
Chris Berdik, Steve Sapienza
Hydropower promises much-needed power and development to Cambodia. But it's not without costs.
February 20, 2014 / Untold Stories
Chris Berdik, Steve Sapienza
As population around the lake grows, Tonle Sap fishermen face an uncertain future.
February 17, 2014 / Untold Stories
Melisa Goss
By teaching farmers new tricks of the trade and equipping them with microloans, NGOs in Cambodia are creating economic stability — a proactive way to stop human trafficking before it starts.
February 13, 2014 / Untold Stories
Melisa Goss
Cambodia is a land of contrasts—a country of ancient temples and great natural beauty, but also one where poverty and political instability have led to high rates of human trafficking.
February 11, 2014 / Untold Stories
Chris Berdik
The medieval kingdom of Angkor on the shores of Lake Tonle Sap grew in wealth and power by controlling the water, until it all went wrong. What can be learned from this vanished world? A lot.
February 11, 2014 / Untold Stories
Chris Berdik
Dealing with any one of the many threats to Tonle Sap would be daunting. The only real solution may be to take them all on at once.
Image by Chris Berdik. Cambodia, 2013.
February 11, 2014
Chris Berdik, Steve Sapienza
For centuries, the flood pulse of this lake has fed a nation and nurtured incredible biodiversity. With a changing climate and scores of dams planned upstream on the Mekong, can it survive?
January 30, 2014 / PRI's The World
Joanne Silberner
Starvation four decades ago in Cambodia and 70 years ago in the Netherlands appear to have long-term health consequences.
November 24, 2013 / Untold Stories
Melisa Goss
Photos from Angkor Wat and the work of a non-governmental organization document the continuing legacy of Cambodia's killing fields—and hope for the future.
October 14, 2013 / Untold Stories
Melisa Goss
Counselors at World Hope International, as former victims themselves, draw upon their own experiences in helping young victims of sex crimes in Cambodia.
October 11, 2013 / Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Magazine
Varsha Ramakrishnan
Varsha Ramakrishnan examines the tradition of dowry in India, as well as the related violence that may ensue regardless of a woman's social class.
Cambodia: Sex Trade and Tourism
September 10, 2013
Melisa Goss
From the streets of Phnom Penh to the rice fields of Cambodia, Melisa Goss explores what lies behind the sex trade and what is being done to prevent it, stop it, and restore those caught in its trap.
September 10, 2013 / Untold Stories
Melisa Goss
With the help of local NGOS, former sex workers in Cambodia are starting their own businesses, working in cafes or learning new trades such as sewing and screen printing.

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