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Conducting an Annual Social Impact Survey

Every year we like to review our work, and ask the families we work with whether we are having a positive effect on their livelihoods, and to evaluate what we need to consider in the future. This year we carried out an extensive questionnaire, not only covering our work together, but also general contextual issues […]

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Working for a Social Enterprise

Working for a Social Enterprise: Looking beyond the money at what really matters. “Give a man a fish and you will feed him for a day, teach a man to fish and you will feed him for a lifetime” Proverb. Social enterprises are businesses and organisations that focus more on effecting positive development in both social […]

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Hydropower in South East Asia: worrying prospects

Hydropower, created through hydroelectric dams, has played a huge role in the proliferation of renewable energy sources worldwide, and unimaginable agricultural feats allowing us to make the desert bloom. However, the environmental destruction of dams is consistently cited as a major drawback to an otherwise promising energy source. Beyond this, the disruption of natural river […]

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On Traveling – Responsibilities and Possibilities

“Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry and narrow-mindedness”  -Mark Twain A traveler must bring with them an open mind, and willingness to discover and respect the unfamiliar environments they encounter. Equally, those being encountered can learn from the strangers visiting them. Thus tourism comes with a responsibility, both by the provider and the practitioner. Support […]

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Sustainability – knowing what you want but not how to get there

It is very difficult to argue against the benefits of achieving sustainability. The term itself is weighted with expectation of being the “silver bullet” to our world’s problems. The Brutland Report famously described sustainable development as “development that meets the needs of the present without compromising future generations ability to meet their own needs”. In […]

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On How to Travel Responsibly

As tourists we are spenders in an industry that is growing to encompass 10% of the global economy. Whilst our spending power varies, very rarely does a tourist travel without sampling local foods, visiting local sites, paying for accommodation, joining tours etc. As a growing sector, tourism represents an exciting opportunity to link economic development […]

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Battambang Locals’ Views on Tourism

Battambang has experienced unprecedented rapid development over the past 5 years. With its relaxed atmosphere, flourishing art scene, and slightly off the trodden track vibes, more and more tourists are visiting every year. Through this, Battambang has seen a sharp increase in tourist enterprises such as hotels/hostels, restaurants, bars and cafes, art galleries, and tour […]

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On Traveling – Wanderlust in the modern age

“Not until we are lost, in other words not until we have lost the world, do we begin to understand ourselves, and realize where we are in the infinite extent of our relations”  – Henry David Thoreau Economic development, technological advance, and the wanderlust of a generation lost between the old world and the new, bring […]

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Soksabike welcomed a volunteer writer/cyclist

Soksabike welcomed Kilian as a volunteer writer for the month of March. In the coming weeks, we will periodically publish articles written by him on the topics of responsible travel and sustainability. Here is his bio: Having grown up in diplomatic communities and subsequently studied at the United World College of the Atlantic, Kilian has […]

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Global Social Venture Competition in Phnom Penh

On Feb 28, Global Social Venture Competition – South East Asia was held at CJCC in Phnom Penh, and I had the pleasure of attending the conference as a judge for the morning Wildcard round. GSVC is the world’s biggest student run social business competition. GSVC SEA has traditionally been held only in Bangkok but […]

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