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Cambodia: A Cambodian Wins Woman of the Year Award

Categories: East Asia, Cambodia, Disaster, Human Rights, Humanitarian Response, Youth

Andy Brouwer is pleased that the Cambodian activist Somaly Mam was awarded [1] the Woman of the Year award by the US magazine Glamour. In an earlier post, Andy has written about Somaly Mam [2] and the work she is doing in Cambodia. “If you aren't aware of Somaly Mam, she's the president and co-founder of AFESIP, a grassroots NGO which works to combat trafficking of women and children into sex slavery.”