Author: cambodia

Teachers technical Meeting in Kandal Province

CYK aims better childcare in quality.  It has been supporting monthly technical meetings in all 11 districts since  2008 and in 3 districts in 2010. In 2011, it was continued to support another three districts upon the strong request form the project partner, the Chief of Early Childhood Education Office of Kandal. During the meeting, … Read More

Childcare training visit to Thai border area

Six child care teachers of CYK childcare centers visited five childcare centers and pre-schools in Thailand at the beginning of January 2012. They discussed what to learn and the ideal vision and environment of their childcare centers to be in 10 years. They visited five centers and pre-schools as Parai village childcare centers where CYR, … Read More

Childcare Materials Support for Community Pre-school

Early Childhood Care and Education Department (ECCD) of MoEYS organized the training for new community pre-school teachers in August. It was conducted  at  Kratie, Takeo, Kampot provinces for 140 participants from10 provinces. CYK cooperated it and donated a set of 10 childcare play materials/games for all the participants. Our staff explained the aims and usage … Read More

Fish Raising for the Operation of Childcare Centers

From July 2011, CYK cooperated with the staffs of  CEDAC,  local agricultural NGO on raising fish. Beung Kyang supporting committee members and cooks of our community childcare centers took responsibility to raise fish to generate more income in order to be self-reliant in the operation of both childcare centers.  They participated well the training including … Read More

The Exhibition on “Cambodia Traditional Pictorial Silk Textile; Preservation and Development” at the National Museum of Cambodia from January 11 to April 11, 2016

Hol pidan is a very special elaborately designed pictorial silk textile. It symbolizes the profoundness and excellence of skills of Cambodian ikat weaving. It is distinguished from other silk textiles by its design of narrative scenes, which often relate to Buddhism. However many antique pidans have been destroyed or taken away overseas and there are … Read More

Repairing Community Learning Center’s Building

CLC building has been built more than 10 years. Now it is getting old and dangerous for community people, weavers and CYK staff when we worked in this building. Under the assistance of ILBS, this building was repaired. All weavers and staff felt safety and convenience for their work.

Graduate Follow-up

On 2 September 2015, weaving project manager went to follow weaving skill graduates in Samroang district, Takeo province near Chiso Mountain. Ms. Sao Sopheap is the one who is successful in continuing her weaving skill to support her family. She can complete making warps 15 looms for small scarf and 5 looms for silk cloth … Read More

Follow-Up of Indigo dye Practice

The year of 2013 is the second year of Indigo dye Training in Konpong cham. After the 1 month training of indigo dye making and actual dying practice, the seven participants in the community are eagerly practiced the assigned work of cotton dying for four months. By practicing regularly, all of the participants could get … Read More

Pictorial Ikat Silk Training Course Completed

CYK organized Pidan, pictorial ikat silk training course for three months from April 2014. Four skilled young weavers participated it. They learned different patterns of traditional pictorial ikat silk weaving in three months. The most difficult and time consuming  part of producing Pidan is tying complicated patterns. In this course, their  assigned pattterns have  59 … Read More

New Natural Color Combinations

CYK tries to dye various natural colors and new combinations of them with pale color background.  Recently many beautiful color combinations were created. Weavers tried new way of dying with traditional Khmer ikat patterns.

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