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Phnom Penh Post newspaper – Gov’t to talk adoptions on visits to Spain, Malta

Gov’t to talk adoptions on visits to Spain, Malta Tue, 7 June 2016 Sen David Cambodia’s minister of social affairs on Sunday departed for a visit to Spain, which will be followed by a trip to Malta, to discuss and sign adoption agreements with both countries, according to a statement released Sunday. Vong Soth will […]

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A departure lounge for disabled children

The Penpm Penh Post – by Harriet Fitch and Vandy Muong – Sat January 30 2016 Despite having no workable legislation on domestic adoption, and no international adoption agencies registered in the country, 35 children are living in a government facility waiting for potential placement overseas The past few years have been relatively quiet at […]

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Aussie do-gooders ‘tearing families apart’

SBS 20 Feb 2015 – 9:20am Friends International is warning Australians not to volunteer and financially support orphanages in Cambodia because they are tearing families apart. Gullible Australians volunteering in Cambodian orphanages are unwittingly tearing families apart, an aid organisation says. The number of orphanages in Cambodia has exploded to an estimated 600 in the […]

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