Sally Hetherington

Cambodia, Empowerment, Human and Hope Association, Women

Is your husband being nice to you?

“Is your husband being nice to you?” “Yes, better than before. But he is jealous of me nowadays.” “Why is he jealous? Because you are earning more money than him?” “Because I went away for two days with the staff. The villagers mocked him as he had to look after the children instead of his wife.” “Don’t ever let what he says make you feel bad. Just remember how far you have come in your life, and be proud of yourself!”  ...

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Cambodia

Cambodia and Self-Esteem

Picture this. After having finally received confirmation that your NGO is registered, a difficult feat in Cambodia, you plan a party. A party where you invite your team, their family and other NGO’s. You spend weeks planning said party, and the day finally arrives. After working up a sweat  ...

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Stolen Dogs in Cambodia

When working in a pagoda in Siem Reap, I would come across kittens abandoned at the pagoda every week. Puppies were sometimes abandoned too, but those were usually stolen for dog meat. My friend’s dogs would often go missing, never to return. They would either be stolen from their homes or out  ...

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