Story of Change: Voicing Your Sensitivity for Others

My name is Amrin Sotheakeo. I was born in Svay Rieng province, I have lived in Phnom Penh since I was young. Since I was in middle school, I have listened to and witnessed a whole lot of stories about gender marginalization against female domestic workers. Allow me to testify something. Flashing back to 4 … Continue reading Story of Change: Voicing Your Sensitivity for Others

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Story of Change: Gender and Peace Leadership

This is Lyhour (21) who joined the Gender and Peace Leadership training. He shares his story of change. I was born in a family which with very defined gender roles. My mother is the only woman, with me, my little brother, and my father. My father has always told my brother and I to act … Continue reading Story of Change: Gender and Peace Leadership

Story of Change: Mrs. Then’s Reflection

Luon Then, 52, is from the Toeuk Sap community of Prey Nup district, Kompong Som province. She is a child survivor of the Khmer Rouge regime whose father was killed and mother became mentally ill. ​Ms. Then grew up in a Khmer family holding traditional gender norms and values. In early the 1980s when she innocently told … Continue reading Story of Change: Mrs. Then’s Reflection