My name is Tharum Bun.

I'm a blogger, nerd, and digital diplomat.

See my work


recent, previous, and affiliations:

Voice of America (Khmer Service), Asian Correspondent, The Phnom Penh Post, IRIN News, Global Voices Online, The Asia Foundation

Advisory roles:

Mekong ICT Camp advisory committee member

BarCamp Cambodia

Open Development Cambodia


2012: founded Sweet Memory Store

Co-organized BlogFest.Asia in Siem Reap 2012

Organized tech conference BarCamp Phnom Penh 2008


2014: International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP): Media Literacy to promote civil society through social media 2009: Sasakawa Pacific Islands Journalism Fellowship 2004: Bachelor degree in Business Administration, National University of Management, Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Contact me

Email address: tharum at gmail dot com. Mobile: +855 12793277.