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This last week garment workers took time out of their very busy working days to organize a showing of the clothes they spend hours putting together. It was a very opportune moment as a number of labels were in town to meet with manufacturers. I can't recall the last time ...

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Whew! Two days of discussing a very challenging and thorny subject. http://techcampphnompenh.wordpress.com It was not all work, though.   Summary: The US Embassy in Phnom Penh deserves kudos for simply getting this diverse crew all in the same room, and kicking off discussions on trafficking and technology. Many have different philosophies and methodologies. ...

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It's been all over the interweb:  Bellum Tan is Rich Dad Asia™ ! Come to our seminar!     ... I will pass. Some, however, have a more opinionated view on their value. http://www.johntreed.com/Kiyosaki.html http://www.forbes.com/sites/helaineolen/2012/10/10/rich-dad-poor-dad-bankrupt-dad/   Cambodia has never been short of motivational leaders. That's why we have our very own 'Ministry of Cults and Religions'. (I ...

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Kalyanee Mam is 'barnstorming' though Cambodia, showing the amazing documentary film 'A River Changes Course'  at numerous locations, and is raising money for *more* screenings. https://rally.org/ariverchangescourse / http://youtu.be/cIHgw5mr8q0 I had the good fortune to see the film at a packed screening at Meta-House last evening.   (Above: talk at Meta-House last night). I had missed ...

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