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 …

Week Eight Reflections – Cambodia – My Practice

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Another intense week. I left London on Saturday morning, having completed a 4 day, full-on shoot with Andrew Mlangeni. I arrived in Phnom Penh on Sunday 22nd, after travelling roughly 20 hours door-to-door, and dived straight into the project. First, the week’s timetable: Sunday 22nd: Meet with Sarath and Family, visit their farm. Meet and photograph neighbours, and begin process …