Cambodia’s governance structures are still growing and maturing. Working with governance groups to develop knowledge and skills is a high priority task.
BFD’s work in this area development of democratic practice, respect for Rule of Law, incorporation of government policy for decentraisation and deconcentration.
Helping Village Chiefs, Commune Councillors with administration and governance training, business and management training.
Supporting commune councils to establish dispute resolution mechanisms to solve domestic violence, land disputes, or neighbourhood conflicts
Legal training in laws relating to land, environment, human rights
Training in administration and management.
Education for understanding democratic governance principles and practice
As well BFD has a long history of supporting community infrastructure development: water storage, building schools, maternity and health centres.