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RACHA at the IUNS International Congress of Nutrition

Posted: 16th Oct 2013

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Chan Theary addresses the International Congress of Nutrition

IUNS hosted the 20th annual International Congress of Nutrition in Granada Spain, from 15-20 September, 2013. The congress brought together representatives from countries across the globe, and aimed to “join different cultures, traditions, and knowledge through…nutritional development”. The Congress was organized by the Spanish Nutrition Society, and representatives from Vietnam, China, the Philippines, and Cambodia were asked to share their experience from scientific research and implementation in their home countries before an international audience and thousands of nutrition experts.

Government of Japan to Fund Water Filtration Station in Banteay Mean Chey

Posted: 27th Mar 2013

On March 21, 2013, RACHA's Executive Director, Chan Theary, and the Japanese Ambassador to Cambodia, His Excellency Kumamaru Yuji, approved a grant contract for 100,745 USD. The grant, part of the Japanese Embassy's KUSANONE (Japan's Grant Assistance for Grass-Roots and Human Security Projects) Project, is funding RACHA in the installation of a Water Filtration System in Thmor Pouk District, Banteay Mean Chey Province to provide access to safe drinking water. Through KUSANONE, the Japanese people are able to provide support for the improvement of health in Cambodia.

RACHA's Executive Director, Chan Theary, Recieves "Woman of Courage" Award

Posted: 21st Mar 2013

In honor of International Women's Day (March 8), the U.S. Embassy in Phnom Penh has awarded Chan Theary, RACHA's Executive Director, with their annual "Woman of Courage" award.