Penang: exploring a cultural melting pot

A few long-weekends ago, I went to Malaysia to explore the islands of Penang and Langkawi with my fellow Bangkok Expat friends: Petra (from Croatia) and Brad (from USA). This combination of personalities turned out to be a grand cultural adventure in itself, as we managed to intrigue, disagree with, and amuse each other with our … More Penang: exploring a cultural melting pot

Cambodia: my working week – street children and crimes against humanity

Over the past year, I have been working in Cambodia on the protection of child victims and witnesses in human trafficking cases. Or more specifically, on the capacity-building of government officials who work on these cases. As part of this work, I have had the privilege of spending time in the Khmer Rouge Tribunal, the UN body … More Cambodia: my working week – street children and crimes against humanity