BBC Media Action has worked in Cambodia since 2003. Using media to improve health, projects have tackled maternal and child health issues, HIV and AIDS and malaria. BBC Media Action’s work has a particular focus on using TV, radio and online media to reach young people in Cambodia. Loy9 helped get young people involved in local and national decision-making and Love9 helped young people learn about sexual and reproductive health issues. Klahan9 is currently working to improve young people's employment prospects.
All Cambodia projects
Loy9 aims to increase young people's participation in public life.
Klahan9 is an ‘edu-tainment’ multimedia initiative using radio, TV and social media to help equip young people in Cambodia for working life.
Love9 was a youth-led health project for young people in Cambodia. TV and radio programmes as well as online resources help young people learn more about everyday sexual and reproductive health topics.
A TV advert featuring a catchy song encouraged children to wash their hands.
Latest Cambodia publications and resources
Support to media where media freedoms and rights are constrained.
BBC Media Action's radio and television shows for young people in Cambodia have encouraged them to get involved in their country's future.
Research report: Loy9 - Reaching and engaging the Cambodian youth audience on issues of civic participation
This research explores the impact of the multimedia project Loy9 on young people's attitudes towards civic participation in Cambodia.
This research explores young peoples' growing use of media in Cambodia and its impact on their participation in civic life.
Research summary about a multimedia initiative to increase young people's participation in public life.