Phnom Penh, Today, 11 March 2016, a 57-year-old German national, Udo Sabiniewicz, was sentenced to a one-year imprisonment for sexually abusing five boys aged 7 and 9 years old. The Phnom Penh Municipal Court also ordered him to pay USD 1,000 compensation to each of the two plaintiffs. Udo Sabiniewicz was ...
February 18, 2016
A 60-year-old Mexican, Pina Paez Bernado, was sentenced to two-year imprisonment with a one-year suspension for sexually abusing two girls aged 12 and 16 years old. The Sihanouk provincial court also ordered him to pay 10 million riel compensation to 2 plaintiffs, and ordered his deportation after completing his sentence. With ...
February 15, 2016
Phnom Penh – On 10 February 2016, the former director of Our Home orphanage, Mr. Hang Vibol, was convicted for Indecent Assault with Aggravating Circumstances against eleven children aged between 6 to 17. Vibol was sentenced to three years’ imprisonment, and ordered to pay 30 million riel (approx. 7,500 USD) ...
Executive Director’s Impression of the Awards Week It was a wonderful week and I felt privileged to have interactions with a lot of people who do care and inspire. I found the capacity building meeting to be a worthwhile experience to learn of so many best practices of the other awards ...
December 14, 2015
Phnom Penh, Cambodia – In recognition of their high impact work with children, families and communities, The Stars Foundation announced on 9th December 2015 that two civil society organisations in Cambodia, This Life Cambodia and APLE Cambodia, have been awarded a Stars Impact Award in 2015. The award represents ...