June 8, 2017

About Us

Cambodian Youth Action (CYA) founded in October 10, 2010 by Mr. SORN SOPHAT as a non-governmental organization and registered legally in Ministry of Interior of Royal Government of Cambodia in Noverber 11, 2014. CYA is a volunteer based organization where all of our staff are working voluntarily toward our vision and mission. We are also known as the first International Voluntary Service (IVS) Workcamp organization in Cambodia among IVS network in the world (NVDA, CCIVS, ALLIANCE of European voluntary serivce). CYA became full member of Network for Voluntary Development in Asia (NVDA) and Coordinating Committee of International Voluntary Service (CCIVS). CYA is also partnership with Servie Civil International (SCI) since 2012 and in a guest status of ALLIANCE of European voluntary Service for two years, 2015 – 2016.


A world where global citizens are fully participated voluntarily contributing to create a peaceful and sustain development world.


To bring people together with different backgrounds, experiences, and cultures to live, share, and discuss about global issues on the purpose of personal growth, social engagement, and sustainable development.


CYA believes that through organizing international voluntary service activities, youth and young people around the world will have chance to meet, share, discuss, and learn from each in order to create their better future and sustainable development in rural/remote community where the children and young people will have more chance to see the world outside their place.


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