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Weddings and Waterfights – Celebrations in Cambodia

Weddings and Waterfights – Celebrations in Cambodia

The pinnacle of the many cultural and religious festivals in Cambodia is Khmer New Year. Falling in April at roughly the same time as Songkran in Laos and Thailand, the festival celebrates the end of the previous year and the promise of good fortune in the next. Similar to the Lao and Thai celebrations, the festival involves fireworks, street parties and water fights!

One Year On

One Year On

We are coming up to our one year anniversary of launching the first GVI hub in Kampong Cham, Cambodia. We first began here in June, drawing up plans and researching the community to ensure we created meaningful projects that tackled the most pressing challenges here....

Let’s Celebrate Khmer New Year

Let’s Celebrate Khmer New Year

Cambodia is well known for its frequency of national holidays, with a grand number of 28 public holiday days! This makes Cambodia the country with the most national holidays a year. One of the biggest, most extravagant holidays that stretches over a three-day period...