Understanding bird conservation means understanding ecology. On Saturday July 19, the Faculty of Mathematics, Sciences and Engineering of PUC opened an environmental talk on the birds of Cambodia. Students and public were welcomed to ask questions.
Never Fall Down, a novel by Patricia McCormick, tells the true story of the Cambodian Living Arts Founder, Arn Chorn Pond, when he was a child during the time of the Khmer Rouge regime.
On Tuesday June 10th, PUC had the great honor to host a special event organized by the British Embassy-Phnom Penh entitled, End of Sexual Violence in Conflict.
Sexual violence is not an evitable part of war. In September 2013, the UK Foreign Secretary, William Hague, launched the Declaration of Commitment to End Sexual Violence in Conflict, to which two-thirds of UN member countries, including Cambodia, have joined. The Declaration is an action oriented initiative which expresses a shared commitment and determination to see an end of the use of rape and sexual violence as weapons of war.
The peeling paint and the broken roofs, windows and doors of the empty buildings comprise the classrooms of PrinKoung at Samdech Chea Sim primary schools. A short video clip of two primary schools in miserable condition really caught the audience’s eyes and elicited sounds of pity.
On April 04, 2014, Paññāsāstra University of Cambodia (PUC) launched a new master program in international human rights law which was jointly developed by the Faculty of Law and Public Affairs (LPA) and the Raoul Wallenberg Institute (RWI) of Sweden. The purpose of this program is to bring together students from different sectors, including government, civil society, private institutions, academia, media, judiciary and freshly graduated students, to study, share ideas and debate in class. It is hoped that after finishing their studies, they can contribute their knowledge to help develop society.
A member of the Sida Research Council visited Paññāsāstra University of Cambodia (PUC) to discuss the possibilities of doing research at the university.
Dr. Fredolin Tangang, Professor of the School of Environmental and Natural Resource Sciences, Faculty of Science and Technology at the National University of Malaysia (NUM), visited Paññāsāstra University of Cambodia (PUC)