Interview with Mak Remissa

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Mak Remissa is arguably the most successful and important photographer working in Cambodia today. He is a working photojournalist, and is heavily involved in the ‘fine arts’ scene. His personal work addresses social issues, and I have previously written about some of his projects. I am in discussion with Remissa and others about a collaborative exhibition in 2020. This week’s …

Ministry of Education

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Beng Simeth, who was at Save the Children in Phnom Penh when we first started the program, has been the education program leader for the World Bank for many years. He thus works alongside Sarath on the Secondary Education Improvement Program (SEIP). Simeth and I drove up to Siem Reap on Sunday, and we talked pretty much for the whole …