Guest Post: To Udong, The Long Way..

Semester 23 volunteer Alysha shares a trip to Udong Mountain, the former Royal capital of Cambodia. Despite not intending to visit Udong, this motorbike trip was certainly one to remember! A few weeks ago, during a five day holiday, a few fellow volunteers and I decided to stay in Phnom Penh and save money. So of course, we decided to …

Guest Post: The things I’m going to miss about Cambodia

Another guest post from Semester 23 volunteer Anand. He’s back on the road, now in Turkey, after his 3 months with us during our February – May 2012 semester.   Turkey thinkin’: The things I’m going to miss about Cambodia   Despite first impressions, it turns out that Turkish night busses are ideal environments for personal reflection and evaluation. The …

First day of Semester 24!

CWF’s 24th semester begins today, and our new group of international volunteers are introducing themselves to their new students. Group 24 travelled to Kratie province last week to meet CRDT, and join a CRDTours trip to Koh Pdao, and spent the weekend tweaking and testing their lesson plans. More photo’s from the trip to Kratie & Koh Pdao coming soon!

Thank You Party for Group 23 Volunteers!

Semester 23 came to a close last Saturday with a thank-you party for our fantastic volunteers. CRDT’s Sut Samedy joined us to thank the volunteers for their hard work and dedication to help CWF and CRDT. A big thanks once again to the 15 volunteers who gave us three months of their time and skills to help improve livelihoods in …

Last day of Semester 23

Today is the last day of Semester 23! With just a few days left in the program for most, it’s getting a bit emotional here at CWF. This semester has been fantastic, with a small but wonderful bunch of volunteers from Australia, England, the USA, New Zealand, Sweden and Holland. We’d like to say a huge thank you to Alysha, …