In Cambodia, poverty has deep negative effects on learning opportunities (especially for girls), leaving the country with one of the highest school dropout rates in Southeast Asia. With a lack of opportunities and support, young girls are extremely vulnerable to trafficking and forced prostitution. Not surprisingly, Cambodia also has one of the highest rates of exploitation in the region.
Too many adolescent girls are not able to continue past primary school and those who do often face harsh financial and cultural barriers to make it to graduation.
We are changing that.
Our Impact (so far)
This isn’t about numbers, it's about real girls and their real dreams. But here are some numbers anyway.