The end of one of my trips. Suddenly, an idea to start this trip came out a couple of months ago and suddenly, this trip will end up.
I think the reason why they can have much donation is the personalities of staff and the boss.
Phnom Penh has a million people, while Battambang has a lot of rice fields. This is the most famous agricultural area in this country.
“But Cambodian really want industrialised societies with huge buildings, which your country has.”
The rank of TukTuk seems to be above Moto. “Several years ago, I was a moto driver but somebody stole my precious bike with my work one day. It wasn’t very cheap for us to buy new one, you know.
Having got up at 5.30 am, I went to see an NGO worker who I had met yesterday. And then, we met the rest of two at the hospital. One is an caster of one of the famous TV programme in Takamatsu, Japan.
Today, I got a lot of news. The non-governmental organisation I have been working as a volunteer in Japan asked me to help their projects. Of course, I emailed back soon to accept all of them.
With a couple of beer, I was thinking about my career as a development worker especially in developing regions. There are many of those professionals from Japan working with very lower salaries in comparison with businessmen.
I have just been back from Takeo. Phnom Penh is rapidly developing. When I came here last year, I felt Cambodia was a real developing country. It was very fresh for me to see this city. But now, I think this capital is different from other places in this country.
On one hand, there are a number of starving people in the world, especially in the developing nations. On the other hand, many people in the developed countries feed a lot of grain to cattle to produce meat, and they are eager to have biofuels so that they can drive more cheaply because of the high petrol price today.