Cambodia 2009 Staff Travel Scholarship – report by Nigel Cato
Phnom Penh   25 th  – 29 th  March Battambang 30 th  – 31 st  March Siem Reap / Angkor 1 st  – 3 rd  April Kampong Cham 4 ...
 
 
 
Phnom Penh Traffic
 
 
 
 
 
 
Sunrise School <ul><li>Mean Chey, Phnom Penh </li></ul><ul><li>Run by TASK: “Trotrung ning Akpiwat Sokapheap neak Kreykror...
 
 
 
 
Phnom Penh  25 th  – 29 th  March Battambang 30 th  – 31 st  March Siem Reap / Angkor 1 st  – 3 rd  April Kampong Cham 4 t...
Samrong Tong Area Development Programme (ADP) assists more than 34,000 people from four communes (groups of villages) in S...
<ul><li>New water pump supplied by World Vision </li></ul><ul><li>The old water supply! </li></ul>
 
 
 
 
<ul><li>Rice bank, Water tank, Fish-raising pond supplied by World Vision </li></ul>
Men Morn  Rout In  Suong Makara (WV)
 
Phnom Penh  25 th  – 29 th  March Battambang 30 th  – 31 st  March Siem Reap / Angkor 1 st  – 3 rd  April Kampong Cham 4 t...
 
<ul><li>“ Frog on a stick” </li></ul>
 
The Battambang Toothpaste Shop
 
<ul><li>The Fish-Paste Factory – smelt before seen! </li></ul>
 
<ul><li>“ Noodle factory” </li></ul>“ Rice Noodle Factory”
“ Rice paper factory”
<ul><li>The local pub </li></ul>Rice growing
<ul><li>“ The Killing Cave” </li></ul>
Phnom Penh  25 th  – 29 th  March Battambang 30 th  – 31 st  March Siem Reap / Angkor 1 st  – 3 rd  April Kampong Cham 4 t...
 
Angkor Wat
 
 
Bayon
 
 
 
Ta Prohm
 
 
 
<ul><li>Banteay Srei: “The Ladies’ Temple” </li></ul>
 
 
 
Phnom Penh  25 th  – 29 th  March Battambang 30 th  – 31 st  March Siem Reap / Angkor 1 st  – 3 rd  April Kampong Cham 4 t...
<ul><li>“ The men’s” </li></ul>The mighty Mekong
Bamboo bridge to Koh Paen Island
 
 
 
 
<ul><li>People of Koh Paen island </li></ul>
Phnom Penh  25 th  – 29 th  March Battambang 30 th  – 31 st  March Siem Reap / Angkor 1 st  – 3 rd  April Kampong Cham 4 t...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Phnom Penh  25 th  – 29 th  March Battambang 30 th  – 31 st  March Siem Reap / Angkor 1 st  – 3 rd  April Kampong Cham 4 t...
 
 
 
 
Phnom Penh  25 th  – 29 th  March Battambang 30 th  – 31 st  March Siem Reap / Angkor 1 st  – 3 rd  April Kampong Cham 4 t...
11 th  April – I flew to Kuala Lumpur to stay with friends from NZ
 
<ul><li>Batu  </li></ul><ul><li>Cave </li></ul>
<ul><li>KL Bird Park </li></ul>
 
 
<ul><li>Petronas </li></ul><ul><li>Towers </li></ul>
I also spent three days in Singapore staying with another NZ family
 
 
 
What an experience!!! <ul><li>My heartfelt thanks to the Birkenhead College Board of Trustees for sponsoring this journey....
There were even ICT professional development links! <ul><li>My travel blog  </li></ul><ul><li>http://cambodiadventure.word...
World Vision featured me in July’s “Vision Ed”
Feedback from our donation to Angtonlop School
 
 
 
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My Trip To Cambodia 2009

  1. 1. Cambodia 2009 Staff Travel Scholarship – report by Nigel Cato
  2. 2. Phnom Penh 25 th – 29 th March Battambang 30 th – 31 st March Siem Reap / Angkor 1 st – 3 rd April Kampong Cham 4 th April Kampot and Kep 5 th – 6 th April Sihanoukville 7 th – 9 th April to Kuala Lumpur 11 th April World Vision - Kampong Speu 27 th March
  3. 6. Phnom Penh Traffic
  4. 13. Sunrise School <ul><li>Mean Chey, Phnom Penh </li></ul><ul><li>Run by TASK: “Trotrung ning Akpiwat Sokapheap neak Kreykror” </li></ul><ul><li>(Supporting the Health and Development of the Poor) </li></ul><ul><li>“ A faith-based Cambodian organisation that is passionate about helping people who live in slums and urban poor communities to have better quality of life…” </li></ul><ul><li>“ The Little Conquerors Project (TLC) assists children with disabilities to develop their God-given potential in all areas of their lives…” (includes Sunrise School) </li></ul>
  5. 18. Phnom Penh 25 th – 29 th March Battambang 30 th – 31 st March Siem Reap / Angkor 1 st – 3 rd April Kampong Cham 4 th April Kampot and Kep 5 th – 6 th April Sihanoukville 7 th – 9 th April to Kuala Lumpur 11 th April World Vision – Samrong Tong ADP 27 th March
  6. 19. Samrong Tong Area Development Programme (ADP) assists more than 34,000 people from four communes (groups of villages) in Samrong Tong District, Kompong Speu Province, about 40km west of Phnom Penh
  7. 20. <ul><li>New water pump supplied by World Vision </li></ul><ul><li>The old water supply! </li></ul>
  8. 25. <ul><li>Rice bank, Water tank, Fish-raising pond supplied by World Vision </li></ul>
  9. 26. Men Morn Rout In Suong Makara (WV)
  10. 28. Phnom Penh 25 th – 29 th March Battambang 30 th – 31 st March Siem Reap / Angkor 1 st – 3 rd April Kampong Cham 4 th April Kampot and Kep 5 th – 6 th April Sihanoukville 7 th – 9 th April to Kuala Lumpur 11 th April World Vision – Samrong Tong ADP 27 th March
  11. 30. <ul><li>“ Frog on a stick” </li></ul>
  12. 32. The Battambang Toothpaste Shop
  13. 34. <ul><li>The Fish-Paste Factory – smelt before seen! </li></ul>
  14. 36. <ul><li>“ Noodle factory” </li></ul>“ Rice Noodle Factory”
  15. 37. “ Rice paper factory”
  16. 38. <ul><li>The local pub </li></ul>Rice growing
  17. 39. <ul><li>“ The Killing Cave” </li></ul>
  18. 40. Phnom Penh 25 th – 29 th March Battambang 30 th – 31 st March Siem Reap / Angkor 1 st – 3 rd April Kampong Cham 4 th April Kampot and Kep 5 th – 6 th April Sihanoukville 7 th – 9 th April to Kuala Lumpur 11 th April World Vision – Samrong Tong ADP 27 th March
  19. 42. Angkor Wat
  20. 45. Bayon
  21. 49. Ta Prohm
  22. 53. <ul><li>Banteay Srei: “The Ladies’ Temple” </li></ul>
  23. 57. Phnom Penh 25 th – 29 th March Battambang 30 th – 31 st March Siem Reap / Angkor 1 st – 3 rd April Kampong Cham 4 th April Kampot and Kep 5 th – 6 th April Sihanoukville 7 th – 9 th April to Kuala Lumpur 11 th April World Vision – Samrong Tong ADP 27 th March
  24. 58. <ul><li>“ The men’s” </li></ul>The mighty Mekong
  25. 59. Bamboo bridge to Koh Paen Island
  26. 64. <ul><li>People of Koh Paen island </li></ul>
  27. 65. Phnom Penh 25 th – 29 th March Battambang 30 th – 31 st March Siem Reap / Angkor 1 st – 3 rd April Kampong Cham 4 th April Kampot and Kep 5 th – 6 th April Sihanoukville 7 th – 9 th April to Kuala Lumpur 11 th April World Vision – Samrong Tong ADP 27 th March
  28. 80. Phnom Penh 25 th – 29 th March Battambang 30 th – 31 st March Siem Reap / Angkor 1 st – 3 rd April Kampong Cham 4 th April Kampot and Kep 5 th – 6 th April Sihanoukville 7 th – 9 th April to Kuala Lumpur 11 th April World Vision – Samrong Tong ADP 27 th March
  29. 85. Phnom Penh 25 th – 29 th March Battambang 30 th – 31 st March Siem Reap / Angkor 1 st – 3 rd April Kampong Cham 4 th April Kampot and Kep 5 th – 6 th April Sihanoukville 7 th – 9 th April to Kuala Lumpur 11 th April World Vision – Samrong Tong ADP 27 th March
  30. 86. 11 th April – I flew to Kuala Lumpur to stay with friends from NZ
  31. 88. <ul><li>Batu </li></ul><ul><li>Cave </li></ul>
  32. 89. <ul><li>KL Bird Park </li></ul>
  33. 92. <ul><li>Petronas </li></ul><ul><li>Towers </li></ul>
  34. 93. I also spent three days in Singapore staying with another NZ family
  35. 97. What an experience!!! <ul><li>My heartfelt thanks to the Birkenhead College Board of Trustees for sponsoring this journey. You gave me an opportunity that would not otherwise have been available. </li></ul><ul><li>I met many wonderful people and had some fantastic experiences </li></ul><ul><li>The benefits to the school in terms of curriculum links and learning experiences for myself and my students are significant. </li></ul>
  36. 98. There were even ICT professional development links! <ul><li>My travel blog </li></ul><ul><li>http://cambodiadventure.wordpress.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>Includes links to my online photo albums </li></ul>
  37. 99. World Vision featured me in July’s “Vision Ed”
  38. 100. Feedback from our donation to Angtonlop School

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