Why Women’s Empowerment is So Important

Written by Savdy Doeung, Vocational Training Coordinator at Human and Hope Association In some societies, women are still discriminated on their gender. They are not given the same right as men. Women are still paid less, expected to cook, clean etc. Women are still strict by their culture and family. As women can’t go out …

How This Sewing Program in Cambodia is Empowering Women

How This Sewing Program in Cambodia is Empowering Women When Sangorb was young she dreamed of a future where she had a big house and lots of family living with her. Her dream was pushed into the back of her mind, when at age eight, she was forced to stop studying at public school so …

What ethical shopping means to me

Today’s guest post is from Judith Treanor, founder of Temples and Markets. Judith is a Sydney based mum who has enjoyed holidaying, shopping and eating her way through South East Asia since 1997. Her love of South East Asia is showcased through Temples and Markets, with the E-store’s unique items having been personally sourced from designers, artisans or social enterprises …