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As in many other Asian countries, child sex tourism is a growing problem in Cambodia. We remove children from situations that exploit them. We provide them shelter, therapy and education. We take action with governments and educate communities about children’s rights and the risks of child exploitation.

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April 1st, 2021

Rescue in Cambodia

Imagine that you’re a boy in the outskirts of Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Your mother has a mental health problem an…

January 5th, 2021

Kunthea’s Important Advice to Other Girls

Kunthea was born in 2001 to a farmer family in Cambodia’s Mondulkiri Province, near the Vietnam border. She ha…

January 5th, 2021

Nara’s Needed Support

Nara is a 12-year-old boy in Siem Reap, Cambodia. He is the first child in his family, followed by his sister.…

November 4th, 2020

Overcoming a Disability

Vicheth is a 15 year-old boy with a disability in Mondulkiri Province, Cambodia. He now lives with a foster fa…

October 28th, 2020

Terre des Hommes partnership with Cellcard help youth develop digital skills for online safety as part of the “Protect the children, protect the future” campaign

Cellcard is proud to announce its partnership with highly respected organisation Terre des Hommes Netherlands…

Our work in Cambodia

Some 17 million people live in Cambodia. Half of them is under age 24. Cambodia is one of Asia’s poorest countries, and many children must work to survive. They are extra vulnerable to sexual and other types of exploitation and trafficking.

Tens of thousands of children work daily to support their families. Often their families live in extreme poverty in rural areas, which they flee in hopes of finding work in cities. The children become exploited, forced to work at a young age in agriculture or housekeeping.

As in many other Asian countries, child sex tourism is a growing problem in Cambodia. We remove children from situations that exploit them. We provide them shelter, therapy and education. We take action with governments and educate communities about children’s rights and the risks of child exploitation.

We offer emergency aid to Rohingya children and their families fleeing violence in Myanmar. Join our fight. Stop child exploitation in Bangladesh.

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Our partners in Cambodia

Together with experienced partners we are working towards a world without child exploitation, where young people can feel safe today and better about tomorrow. Join our fight.

Action Pour Les Enfants (APLE)

View the website of APLE

Media for Education and Development in Action (MEDIA One)

Our Country Representative

Zoe de Melo is the Project Manager and the Country Representative for Terre des Hommes Netherlands in Cambodia. Eager in helping children to have a better understanding of their own rights and freedoms, she supports all programmes in the country to achieve just that.

Read Zoe's Feature Here

Contact us

Terre des Hommes Netherlands Regional Asia and Country Office
55 St 348,
Phnom Penh
Cambodia
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+855 23 222 553

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Monday to Friday
12.00 - 16.00
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