NGO Forum

NGO Forum

NGO Forum’s vision is that well-informed citizens and civil society organisations in Cambodia positively influence pro-poor, equitable and sustainable development, supported by a transparent and accountable government.

NGO Forum’s overall goal is to ensure that citizens and civil society organisations are well-equipped to contribute and influence policy making and implementation processes for the benefit of poor and vulnerable people of Cambodia.

Find out more on the NGO Forum website.

Session 3 2019

Location: Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Dates: 4 January- 15 February 2020

Activity cost: $1805 approx (note: subject to change)

Cost includes: Accommodation, airport transfers, in-country orientation, insurance for the activity duration

Cost excludes: International flights, meals, daily commute costs to partner organisation, laundry, visa. Optional cultural trip to Siem Reap 3 days/2 night *$441

PACE Travel Grants available (subject to eligibility): $3000 New Colombo Plan Mobility Grants or $1100 PACE Travel Grant

Number of students: Approx 2

*Students will have the option of participating in a 2 night/3 day trip to scenic Siem Reap & the UNESCO Angkor Wat temples during their activity. The in-country provider Buffalo Educational Tours (BET) will facilitate this trip at an additional cost to students. The cost will be dependent upon student numbers & will be paid in-country to BET.

Current opportunities

*Please note that the unit availability, timing and activities are always subject to change

UnitUnit timingActivity examples
LAWS452/LAWS899 or equivalentSession 1 (after activity)Students can choose to work with one of the 3 programming areas 1) Land and Forestry 2) Environment and Agriculture and 3) National Policy Program (advocacy support). All activities will include a field trip component.

Before I apply

  1. Receive academic advice to see how a PACE International activity will fit into your degree
  2. Check you meet the eligibility requirements
  3. View the PACE International information session online or visit one of our drop-in sessions
  4. Refer to the PACE International essential resources for application tips, example application form and information on ethical volunteering

Unit info

*Please note that the unit availability, timing and activities are always subject to change

UnitUnit timingOverseas activity timingActivity examples
LAWS452/LAWS899 or equivalentSession 1/
Session 2 (after activity)
Session 3/
Winter Vacation
Students provide legal support to NGOF's 3 core programs (Land and Forestry, Environment and Agriculture, and National Policy).
Review and influence policy processes to ensure land security and housing rights for displaced communities.
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