Helping children in Cambodia get a pre-school education


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In addition to the Czech Republic financing developing aid projects around the world, the network of Czech embassies provides aid in small-scale local projects. The Czech Embassy in Cambodia recently joined forces with the Japanese Embassy and the French Development Agency to fund a local project in which two community kindergartens were built in the villages of Trapeing Chrab and Beung Preah. The kindergartens, with complementary infrastructure, were handed over to the locals late last year and are now attended by close to 70 children under the age of six. I spoke to Lucie Chudá, a diplomat at the Czech Embassy in Phnom Penh, who took part in the endeavor and began by asking how such projects are chosen.

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