The NGO Forum on Cambodia


Environment and Agriculture Policy

National Development Policy

Land and Forestry Policy

Research M&E and Communication

Governance and Management (GM)

Secretariat and Networking


Sub-National Consultation Workshop on Cambodia’ Citizens Climate Budget

Climate change (CC) is the biggest threat facing Cambodia’s people and economy. Much of the government’s response to the causes and impacts of climate change is depended on how it raises and spends public funds through the budget. To ensure effectively implementation, civil society organizations, citizens, and others should have opportunities to participate in decision making, monitor spending on the ground, and hold the government accountable for managing public funds. To do this, people and their organizations need access to complete, timely, detailed, and understandable information on the government’s budget plans. The NGO Forum on Cambodia (NGO Forum) is producing ...
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Stakeholder Engagement and Benefits under Climate Investment Fund (CIF) in Cambodia

With supporting from Climate Investment Fund (CIF) and Caritas Switzerland, Live and Learn Cambodia and the NGO Forum on Cambodia hosted a consultative workshop on Local Stakeholder Engagement and Benefits under CIF investments in Cambodia on May 2-3, 2019 at Soma Devi Hotel, Siem Reap province. There were total of 93 participants (19 women) from a respective government official, private sector, civil society organization, academia, community, and student attended the two days of the workshop. The primary objectives were to identify and capture evidence and lessons to inform on-going CIF activities (based on joint lessons from Pilot Program for Climate ...
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Voluntary National Reviews (VNRs) and Goal 13 of Cambodia Sustainable Development Goal

As part of its follow-up and review mechanisms, the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development (SDGs) encourages member states to "conduct regular and inclusive reviews of progress at the national and sub-national levels, which are country-led and country-driven" (paragraph 79). These national reviews are expected to serve as a basis for the regular reviews by the high-level political forum (HLPF), meeting under the auspices of ECOSOC. As stipulated in paragraph 84 of the 2030 Agenda, regular reviews by the HLPF are to be voluntary, state-led, undertaken by both developed and developing countries, and involve multiple stakeholders. The voluntary national reviews (VNRs) ...
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First Quarterly Member Meeting in 2019

The NGO Forum on Cambodia’s (NGOF) quarterly member meeting held on February 2019 at Phnom Penh Ecumenical Diakonia Centre (PPEDC/ICF) from 08:00 – 12:00 presided over by Mr. Ngin Saorath, Member of NGOF’s Management Committee and Executive Director of CDPO. There were 122 participants (27 female) represented to NGO members of NGOF in Cambodia. Key guest speakers from the Ministry of Planning, Ministry of Interior, Ministry of Land Management, Urban Planning and Construction participated in the presentation on the 1) updating significant progress report of NGOF; 2) Update on the framework of Cambodia's sustainable development goals focus on the presentation ...
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Adequate Resources Especially Budget Allocation Need in Preventing Climate Change at The Sub-national Level

Cambodia is an agricultural country which is highly vulnerable to the impact of climate change, and the human system of its country have been affected by extreme climate events such as flood and drought Climate change is the real challenge for the country, and the economy and livelihood are interfered by its effects in which frequently occurs in the country. Due to its low adaptive capacity in adapting to climate change effects and high dependency on climate-sensitive sectors of rural people, Cambodia becomes vulnerable to climate change Group of CBOs/NGOs working on Environment and Climate Change co-organized with Royal University ...
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Management Commitee