Cambodia Women’s Empowerment Project

Volunteer to empower marginalised woman at the Cambodia Women’s Empowerment Project

The Cambodia Women’s Empowerment Project works to educate, support and encourage development for women in a safe and welcoming environment, with the overall goal of enabling them to become self-sufficient.

Talk to Lauren who lives in Siem Reap & will be happy to help! Email info@globalteer.org or use the contact form below:

Women's Empowerment in Siem Reap

Globalteer has always been fully committed to women’s empowerment and has sought to find elements of this in all the Community Projects we work with.  Our Women’s Empowerment Project previously focused on an individual project working with women handcrafting items out of discarded plastic bags, which provided them with the skills and income to become self-sufficient.  We are currently going through an exciting period of change and are growing our programme with the aim of supporting more women, through a wider variety of projects, ultimately enabling us to have a bigger impact on more of the local community.

crocheting at the womens empowerment project
Teamwork at the Cambodia Women's Empowerment Project

As part of this growth and change, volunteer requirements and tasks are being refocussed to ensure we are utilising skills and interests to the maximum and creating the biggest impact possible on the local women we work to support.  We are currently looking for long term volunteers and interns (minimum of 3 months) to help us during this exciting time of growth, to develop and support the programme as we move forward.

We’re specifically looking to recruit those with interests and skills in Marketing, Communications and Fundraising.  Typical tasks could include developing and writing website content, managing social media pages, grant writing, donor communication and event management, amongst others.  If you have relevant skills and experience, you could play a leading role in empowering the women of Siem Reap!

Cambodia Women's Empowerment Project
“I had the incredible experience of working with women form very difficult backgrounds...by having a purpose and a goal their confidence and self-esteem sky rocketed”

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