Conservation Turned to Relief Efforts

Relentless heavy rains this week caused massive flooding throughout much of western Cambodia. The village of Chi Phat, which Wildlife Alliance helps support through a community-based ecotourism program, was completely submerged in water, affecting 200 families. Wildlife Alliance Rangers [...]

Training workshop on Law Enforcement and Building Cases of Natural Resources offenses in Koh Kong

The opening ceremony for the training workshop on law enforcement and building cases of natural resources offenses in Koh Kong. The meeting was attended by Deputy Governor of Koh Kong province, Deputy Director General of GDANCP, Director of Koh [...]

Cost of Cambodia’s carbon credits must be raised: study finds

A new study has found that increasing the cost of carbon credits is required to make tropical forest conservation a viable alternative to the spread of rubber plantations in Cambodia. Researchers in the new study argue [...]

H.E. Dr. Thong Khon, Minister of Tourism visits Stung Areng community based eco-tourism (CBET)

An inter-ministerial delegation led by H.E. Dr. Thong Khon, Minister of Tourism accompanied by Ms. Suwanna Gauntlett, CEO of Wildlife Alliance, and Koh Kong provincial authorities visited the new Stung Areng community based eco-tourism (CBET) on February 8, 2018. [...]

Wildlife Alliance CEO attends opening of Kranhoung Conservation Center

Ms. Suwanna Gauntlett attended the opening of the Kranhoung Conservation Center in Kampong Cham province. This center was initiated by H.E. Yim Chhayly, Deputy Prime Minister in charge of Chairman of the Council for Agriculture and Rural Development. The [...]

Stung Areng CBET inaugural camping event

After the opening ceremony of Stung Areng Community-Based Ecotourism (CBET) on January 26th, nearly 100 people rode motorbikes and bicycles on rugged terrain to a camping site on top of a mountain. Wildlife Alliance, Koh Kong Provincial Authorities and Thmor [...]

Stung Areng Community-Based Ecotourism open for business

After 2 years of preparation, the Stung Areng Community-Based Ecotourism (CBET) has opened its doors for business. The project will have positive impact by providing sustainable livelihoods to families in 8 villages. The project aims to provide alternative means [...]

Community-Based Eco-Tourism (CBET) to save the forest!

Community-Based Eco-Tourism (CBET) to save the forest! This is one of Wildlife Alliance's key strategies for conservation, supported by H.E. Say Samal, Minister of Environment who came yesterday with H.E. Ms. Mithona Phouthong, provincial governor of Koh Kong, to visit [...]

Biodiversity Impact Assessment Workshop for Southern Cardamom REDD+ Project

A workshop was held in Phnom Penh on 31st October and 1st November 2017 to conduct the Biodiversity Impact Assessment for the Southern Cardamom REDD+ Project based on the CCB Guidelines. A total of 20 participants were involved representing [...]

Suwanna Gauntlett meets with General Chhun Chheng

Suwanna Gauntlett meets with Gen. Chhun Chheng, Director of the Infantry’s Army Training Center in Pich Nil to discuss forest destruction in the eastern portion of Bokor National Park and the forest restoration plan. General Chhun Chheng offered his [...]