Stories

Shaping minds and futures

At DARA Europe, we take pride in introducing you to the latest driving force behind the educational programs of our partner organization Stellar Child Care Organization (SCCO) in Cambodia. Sivorn stepped into the role of Education Manager at SCCO, a position supported by DARA Europe and created to meet the growing demand for educational activities within Andong. She’s committed to enhancing teache…

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 Microcredits: Transforming families in Andong from financial struggles to success stories

In Andong, a community where many people live in poverty, SCCO has been offering microcredits since 2022, thanks to the support of DARA Europe. As part of the family support program, SCCO provides small, interest-free, microcredits. Join us as we delve into Mr. Noeun’s story to gain a deeper understanding of how microcredits are reshapingContinue reading "Stories"

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Growing Stronger together through Self-Help Groups and parent meetings

In Andong, where challenges for children, young adults, and families can sometimes seem overwhelming, Poutheary works as a social worker at SCCO. She plays a crucial role in organizing self-help groups for young people and meetings for adults in the community. In this blog, Poutheary shares how SCCO is making a difference with their familyContinue reading "Stories"

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The importance and impact of reading; a source of hope and self-confidence

At DARA Europe, we believe in the power of reading. Judith works as a pedagogical coach in childcare and is a volunteer in the team of DARA Europe. In an interview, she shares the importance of reading and how the library and weekend classes provide a source of hope and self-confidence for children in theContinue reading "Stories"

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A head start: How early childhood education makes a difference in Andong

Early childhood education is not a given in Cambodia. DARA Europe supports the education programs of the NGO Stellar Child Care Organization (SCCO) in Cambodia. The founder of DARA Europe, Tirza Voss, explains how early childhood education can make a difference in Cambodia.

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Success story: Srey Roth

DARA Europe is committed to creating effective ways to enable children in Cambodia to thrive. We are proud of our long-term support for vulnerable families in poverty-stricken neighborhoods. The story of Srey Roth is an excellent example of the true change that we can achieve.

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Made to measure care for children in Cambodia

DARA Europe supports families in Andong, one of Phnom Penh’s deprived suburbs. In partnership with a local NGO, we help children and young adults build better lives.

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Local and international collaboration to build a better future for children in Andong

DARA Europe is a longtime supporter of programmes and projects in Cambodia. Mai is leading the local team that is dedicated to breaking the cycle of poverty in Andong, near the capital of Phnom Penh. Collaboration and connection are central to his work.

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Long-term support to break the cycle of poverty in Cambodia

For more than ten years, Sreng has been committed to improving the living conditions in Andong, Cambodia. In partnership with DARA Europe, he is on a mission to create a better future for children and families in the poverty-stricken area.

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Sports and school as a basis for a bright future for Aone

DARA Europe is committed to giving children in Cambodia a bright future. We support programmes and initiatives to transform the lives of children in Andong, near Phnom Penh. Meet Aone, who is now growing up in a safe place.

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A safe home as a basis for a bright future

Education is a key pillar in the projects in Cambodia that DARA Europe supports. For children to thrive at school, they need to grow up in a safe place. Therefore, we support local initiatives to enable families to cater for their basic needs. Social worker Sokun shares her story.

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Srey Neat: a sparkling role model

As a successful hair & make-up artist Srey Neat is an inspiring role model for teenagers in Andong. In the past ten years, DARA Europe has been committed to supporting Srey Neat and her family to build a bright future.

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Supporting young talent through education and work

As part of our efforts to support children in Cambodia, DARA Europe aims to create jobs and other income generating activities for Andong inhabitants. Therefore, our local partner recruits teachers from the Phnom Penh region. A win-win situation: staff is well informed about local issues, and we enable community members to gain valuable work experience.Continue reading "Stories"

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Working towards a bright future for children in Cambodia, starting with school

DARA Europe supports community empowerment activities in Cambodia, aimed at breaking the circle of poverty. With family-based care, we give children in need a positive lookout for the future.

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Local teachers are making a difference for the future of children in Andong

DARA Europe is committed to a better future for children and families in Cambodia. Teacher Channy explains the importance of educational programmes for the future of underprivileged children.

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