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AAC celebrates World Fair Trade Day

 



AGENT FOR PROSPERITY  - 
All AAC members are very pleased to gather on Saturday 6th May to celebrate world fair trade and to claim once again its core principles. Please come along 

Angkor Handicraft Fair 2016
 
 
We are pleased to invite you at the 6th edition of Angkor Handicraft Fair, the biggest and longest running handicraft event in Cambodia! 
 
Artisans’ Association of Cambodia (AAC) is organizing the Angkor Handicraft Fair, from Thursday 14 to Sunday 17 January 2016.
The fair take place at the River garden, in front of the Raffles ...
The 10th Cambodia Import-Export & One Province One Product Exhibition

 

The Ministry of Commerce and its partners will organise the "The 10th Cambodia Import-Export & One Province One Product Exhibition" at international level which will be held from 15 to 18 December 2015, at the Koh Pich Exhibition & Convention Centre, Phnom Penh, Kingdom of Cambodia.

AAC is honored to once again be partner of this annual event, which aim to promote the investment and trade activities, especially to i...

WFTO and Artisans Association of Cambodia

Fair Trade breaks poverty 

1 October 2015 (Culemborg)- Fair Trade breaks the chain of poverty. Fair traders around the world, together with small producers and backed by consumers, are breaking the chains of poverty. 

Fair Trade is growing and that is our proof that we are gaining our fight against extreme poverty. The WFTO membership count doubled from 155 Fair Trade organisations in 2005 to 355 in 2014. In the same period, the turnovers of these members quadrupled f...

Asian Women Social Entrepreneurs Conference, 20-22 May 2015, Bangkok
 
The Asian Women Social Entrepreneurs Network Conference, a project supported by the Nippon Foundation, has been hold in the Thai capital of Bangkok from Wednesday, May 20, to Friday, May 22, 2015. The conference brought together 27 women social entrepreneurs from the Mekong region (Cambodia, Thailand, Myanmar, Laos, and Vietnam) who are engaged in handicraft businesses, for the sharing of information regarding issues facing women s...
World Fair Trade Day on 9 May 2015 at Watthan Artisans Cambodia, Phnom Penh

Last 9 of May, we celebrated World Fair Trade Day at Watthan Artisans Cambodia.

This year, Wolrd Fair Trade Organization celebrated "Agents for Change" that we change into 

Angkor Handicraft Fair 2014

Angkor Handicraft Fair was hold from 2009 to 2012. It is renowed as the biggest Handicraft Fair in Cambodia with more than 100 artisan's and producers group from all Cambodia. In 2012, the fair welcomed 18,000 visitors during 5 days (55hours). Visitors were locals, expatriates and tourists.

It is the fifth edition of this fair. Maturity and partners support to make it sustainable. It will still be a 5 days events from 9 to 13 January 2014.

The objective remains the same: to promote Cambodian s...

AAC 4th Annual General Meeting (AGM) on 22 of Aug 2013 at Hagar, Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

Together with 42 participants representing 35 member organizations (the total AAC members are over 40 Social Enterprises, NGOs, Associations, Businesses etc.), we conducted our fourth Annual General Meeting successfully on August 22nd, 2013 at Hagar Meeting Hall, Phnom Penh Capital. The AGM was officiated by Mr. Awen DELAVAL, AAC Board Member and Co-Director of Samatoa and Mr. MEN Sinoeun, AAC Executive Director. The AGM began with the welcome speech addressed by AAC Executive Director, the message can be fou...

AAC board members. Ms. Anak, Ms.Sinat, Mr.Sophearac, Mr.Awen, Mr.Rotha.

Sales of handicraft products in Cambodia can help create jobs and contribute to the country’s booming tourism industry. But merchants still need help in bringing their products to the market at large.

Enter Artisans’ Association of Cambodia, or AAC. Established in 2001, the AAC is a nonprofit organisation supporting more than 2,000 handicraft workers, many of whom come from disadvantaged backgrounds. “We have so many uneducated and poor people in Cambodia, especially in the countryside, and th...