In brief

Indochina Starfish Foundation’s mission in Cambodia is to increase access to education, healthcare and sport, enabling underprivileged children and their communities to lift themselves out of poverty. The SOL Foundation assists with the Football For Change Outreach Project.

In the focus, a variety of regular activities, increasing access to sport, building life skills, promoting equality and inclusion and improving the quality of life for underprivileged youth in poor urban and rural communities across Cambodia.

Problem to be tackled

High levels of poverty in Cambodia, particularly in rural areas is depriving children of their basic rights to education, nutrition and play to name but a few. Many children are engaged in informal work in order to support their families and have few opportunities to engage in organised sport or play.