CAMKAA Activities from 2002-2009

Name: The Cambodia Korea Alumni Association (CAMKAA)

Year of Establishment: 2002

(1) Record of Annual Reception

1st Annual Reception, on 2002, at ARIRING Restaurant

2nd Annual Reception on December 19, 2003 at Le Royal Hotel

3rd Annual Reception on December 29, 2004 at Phnom Penh Hotel

4th Annual Reception on December 7, 2005 at Mondial Center

5th Annual Reception on November 24, 2006 at Mondial Center

6th Annual Reception on December 22, 2008 at Phnom Penh Hotel

7th Annual Reception on December 26, 2008 at Imperial Hotel

8th Annual Reception on December 11, 2009 at ……Hotel?

(2) The Objectives of Association are as follows:

To promote fellowship and cooperation among the participants of the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) sponsored training programs in the Republic of Korea;

To enhance continuous partnerships between Korea and Cambodia;

To facilitate the sharing of knowledge, skills and resources among KOICA training graduates by organizing academic activities such as conferences, symposiums and forums; and

To extend widespread exemplary services for the public good

(3) Headquarter (Main Office)

House No. 38, St. 322, Boeung Keng Kang I, Chamkarmon, PP, Cambodia, Tel: (855)-23-220 457, Fax: (855)-23-223 594

(4) Content of general activities:

4-1- Development of Korea-Cambodia cooperation, implementation of the Korea experience and applications of the knowledge obtained at the training courses organized by the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KIOCA):

4-1-a- November 2006 (7 days): KOICA Alumni Association Meeting (1st): KOICA conducts a “KOICA Alumni Association Meeting (2nd)” for 23 participants from 23 countries as part of the Korean government’s grant aid and technical cooperation program for 2006.

4-1-b- October 28 – November 3, 2007 (7 days): KOICA Alumni Association Meeting (2nd): KOICA conducts a “KOICA Alumni Association Meeting (2nd)” for 23 participants from 23 countries as part of the Korean government’s grant aid and technical cooperation program for 2007

4-2- Regular & Extra-ordinary Meetings of the Executive Board Members of the Cambodia Korea Alumni Association (CAMKAA): There is an opportunity for opinion exchange and personal contacts with the officials of KOICA alumni (monthly). Minutes in English are issued by the CAMKAA Coordinator with the approval from the President.

Activities of Regular & Extra-ordinary Meeting in 2008:

4-2-a- March 22, 2008 (Saturday) at KOICA Cambodia Office, Discuss on: 2008 Yearly Plan, Membership and Other

4-2-b- June 21, 2008 (Saturday) at KOICA Cambodia Office, Discuss on: 1-Membership Form & Receipt and Invoice, 2-Design Logo & Make Stamp, 3-Website, 4-Workshop Preparation

4-2-c- October 25, 2008 (Saturday) at KOICA Cambodia Office, Discuss on: 1-Preparation the 7th Annual Reception, 2-Develop CAMKAA Website

4-3- Updating of the data: The members of the Cambodia Korea Alumni Association (CAMKAA) annually during the Annual Reception in the end of the year and on a daily basis by sending the application forms for membership to CAMKAA Office.

4-4- Wrap-Up Reunion: Activity report, financial report, election of a new Executive Boards for the next two years.

When we got the approval to official open our association from the Ministry of Interior of the Kingdom of Cambodia on December 20, 2007, we held the 1st general congress to elect CAMKAA executive board members on December 22, 2007.

The result is as follows:

1- Prof. Chhour Y Meng as President

2- Mr. Seng Setha as Vice President

3- Mr. Sok Tha as Secretary

4- Mrs. Teng Youky as Treasurer

5- Mr. Peou Da as Auditor

6- Mr. Hang Seiha as Public Relation Officer

7- Mr. Lim Samon as Division Director

8- H.E. Mrs. Chan Sotheavy as Division Director

9- Mrs. Bunchhit Veasna as Division Director

4-5-First Seminar on Exchange Experiences of the Cambodia Korea Alumni Association August 29, 2008 at Imperial Hotel: As program, first seminar on the Cambodia Korea Alumni Association (CAMKAA) was held half day on Friday, August 29, 2008 at Imperial Hotel, Phnom Penh to review and collect suggestion from the seminar in order to provide more knowledge to the former trainees and share know-how and experiences which they have participated the training program in Korea through supporting from the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA)

Activities of Regular & Extra-ordinary Meeting in 2009:

4-6-a- May 2, 2009 (Saturday) at KOICA Cambodia Office, Discuss on: 2009 Annual Operational Plan (AOP), 2- Membership, 3- Update Website, 4- Courtesy call on New Ambassador.

4-6-b-July 18, 2009 (Saturday) at KOICA Cambodia Office, Discuss on: 1- Prepare for 2nd Seminar in September 11, 2009, 2- Others

4-6-c- August 16, 2009 (Saturday) at KOICA Cambodia Office, Discuss on: the amended some slide presentation for the 2nd Seminar on Friday, September 11, 2009

4-6-d- September 5, 2009 (Saturday), at KOICA Cambodia Office, Discuss on: 1- Discuss on Organizing Seminar in September 11, 2009, 2- Membership, 3- Others

4-7- Second Seminar on Exchange Experiences of the Cambodia Korea Alumni Association September 11, 2009 at Imperial Hotel: As program, Second Seminar on the Cambodia Korea Alumni Association (CAMKAA) was held half day on Friday, September 11, 2009 at Imperial Hotel, Phnom Penh to review and collect suggestion from the seminar in order to provide more knowledge to the former trainees and share know-how and experiences which they have participated the training program in Korea through supporting from the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA)

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CAMKAA Announcement

newsCAMKAA Announcement

Dear KOICA Fellows in Cambodia,

For your information, I would like to introduce you that CAMKAA is the alumni association of the participants to academic and training courses, workshops, seminars, and other activities sponsored by the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA).

All Cambodian participants of KOICA-sponsored scholarship and training programs shall become members of the association through registrationMembership Application Form.

By drawing members from various professions and areas of specialization from the different regions all over the country, the association offers the broadest possible forum for collegial communication. Members’ network to share ideas, work together, and help one another implement the plans, programs and projects of the association.

In this regard, I have the great honor to request you (KOICA Fellows in Cambodia) to register as official members of the Cambodia Korea Alumni Association (CAMKAA). Please click here (camkaa-registration-form) to get the application form for membership.

For more information, please kindly visit CAMKAA Constitution and CAMKAA Registration in the Ministry of Interior.

Please kindly contact to CAMKAA Office as follows:

House No. 214, St. 63 Corner St. 352, Boeung Keng Kang I, Khan Chamkamon, Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
Tel: (855)-23-220 457,
Fax: (855)-23-223 594,
HP: (855)-11- 77 40 85
Email: hortsroeu@gmail.com
Website: https://camkaa.wordpress.com

1st Seminar of CAMKAA, Report

Report of 1st CAMKAA’s  Seminar

Seminar Report

on “Exchange Experiences of the Cambodia Korea Alumni Association”

At Imperial Hotel, Phnom Penh

On August 29, 2008

1- Introduction

As program, workshop on the Cambodia Korea Alumni Association (CAMKAA) was held half day on Friday, August 29, 2008 at Imperial Hotel, Phnom Penh to review and collect suggestion from the workshop in order to provide more knowledge to the former trainees and share know-how and experiences which they have participated the training program in Korea through supporting from the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA).This workshop also promote the result of five (5) topic researches, which use as reference to Cambodia government officials to enhance all the fields in these projects

The workshop was organized by Cambodia Korea Alumni Association (CAMKAA). The workshop was attended by some 09 ministries with 70 attendees. Workshop attendees were asked to celebrate this kind of workshop again.

Executive summary

  • The workshop was implemented according to plan.
  • The experiences shared at the workshop, – through presentations and through a discussion – were inspirational and highly appreciated by the participants.
  • The workshop was instrumental in strengthening partnerships among 9 ministries in Cambodia.

2- Purpose of the workshop

The main focus of this union is to renew our acquaintances, to share our valued experiences and knowledge in Korea among KOICA fellows and Cambodia officials and to promote mutual and friendly relationship and partnership between Korea and the Cambodia and to establish a multilateral network of specialists from many disciplines, professional fields, institutions and agencies who have been beneficiaries of KOICA-sponsored scholarship and training programs.

The workshop focused on Rural Community Development, Road Infrastructure, Gender and Women’s Affairs, Save Electricity and Human Health Care. The all five topics were related from one to one topic. All participants were very delighted.

3- Objectives of the workshop were to:

The main goal of this workshop is to share experiences among members from one filed to another field and from one ministry to another ministry

4- Outcomes

The workshop was organized according to plan. The participants had many questions and showed an enthusiastic interest in their experiences. The discussions continued after finishing each presentation and at the end of 5 topics presentations.

5- Media:

1- Local Newspaper:

Rasmei Kampuch Daily, Vol. 16, #4682, Sunday-Monday, Aug. Sep. 2008

Title: “The Cambodia Korea Alumni Association held the workshop for

exchanging Experiences”

2- Local Television:

TVK (Television Kampuchea), National Television of Cambodia

Broadcast on Saturday, August 30, 2008 (19:00) and broadcast on Sunday,   August 31, 2008 (12:00)