Tharum Bun

A self-claimed digital diplomat

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WHO journalism fellowship in Cambodia

on March 24, 2014, no comments

WHO Cambodia invites proposals from journalists from any Cambodian media outlet – print, radio, television, and online – to apply for an eight-month fellowship on road safety reporting. The objective of the fellowship is to support journalists willing to investigate and report on road safety as a public health concern. In Cambodia road traffic injuries […]

International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP)

on March 22, 2014, no comments

Updated: April 24, 2014 After three weeks of visits, talks, panel discussions, meetings, and lectures in Washington D.C., New York, Georgia, Sacramento, and San Francisco [photo courtesy of Kenton] Updated: March 20, 2014 Washington D.C., New York City, Atlanta, Sacramento, and San Francisco: where tech intersects media A day in the life in Washington D.C. […]

Google to unveil panoramic views of Angkor

on March 14, 2014, no comments

Google will unveil its Street View imagery of Angkor’s ancient temples as Cambodia is set to celebrate its Khmer New Year in April this year. As previous years, Google usually chooses heated April to introduce Cambodian net users to new services or major features. In 2013, Khmer-language support was the most welcoming feature in Google […]

A brief visit to Butterfly Work

on March 9, 2014, no comments

During my stay in Amsterdam last year, I had a chance to visit Butterfly Work, a do-tank which combines design with finding sustainable answers to international social issues. I took the ferry behind Amsterdam Central station to the NDSM wharf before walking for about 5 minutes to get there. What impressed me is its open […]