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A program from Agir Pour Le Cambodge NGO


SROS Khemrint, his dream comes true

"My name is Sros Khemrint, I am 22 and this year, I have been trained in the cooking section. I come from Kandal Province, 8 hours away from Siem Reap by car. My family is poor. I live with my mother, my younger sister and ... Next

Sala Bai, a unique opportunity...

Mr. CHOAN Sambath, 29 years old - From Housekeeping Department, Intake 1

When Sambath joined Sala Bai in 2002, he did not care really about which department he would like to be trained in. His family was in such a desperate financial situation that his only wish was to get a quickly skill that would enables ... Next

Becoming someone

Of the 2013-2014 intake students who graduated at the end of July had already found a job by the 1st of September. Two of them are looking back on their year in Sala Baï.

Minh Chout has just graduated with the last intake and since September 2014 she has been working at Sofitel Angkor Phokeethra ... Next

Renowned Chef

Kimsan Sok, this former student of Sala Baï, from the 1st intake, has become a famous chef.

Her fame has actually become such that she is called to represent she is called for representing the Khmer food in international culinary competitions.

The last one, the Pattaya City Culinary Cup 2013, took place in August 2013. ... Next


The Angkor Half-Marathon to support Sala Bai

Once again this year, the TCRP team brought together a dozen or so people from Singapore to participate in the Angkor Wat half-marathon in order to raise funds for Sala Baï. During their stay in Cambodia, the members of the team had the opportunity to explore Siem Reap and its environs and meet the Sala Baï students in their ... Next

Touch Sala Bai Charity Dinner

On 19th of November 2015, it was in Singapore that our partners from Touch Sala Bai raised funds for the school and its students. The event, entitled My Story Gala Dinner, gathered over 200 people for a charity dinner and auction, organised at the Singapore Sofitel in Sentosa.
Among the guests were three former Sala Baï ... Next

Friends of Sala Baï Charity Dinner

On 18th of November 2015, the network Friends of Sala Baï in Australia (FOSBA) organised its annual gala in Sydney. Over 120 people attended this fine event, the theme of which was "A French Dinner", a tribute to the French origins of Sala Baï.
An auction of wines was held and diners enjoyed a typical French ... Next

Mobilization of High School Students in Le Havre

“For over a week, about 30 students from the Claude-Monet high school ran a project to support the students of Sala Baï. They carried out multiple actions at their school in order to raise funds for Agir Pour Le Cambodge. Firstly, they set up an exhibition in the school lobby, of photographs and explanatory charts, presenting Cambodia ... Next

Meet our Architect Claire Campens

1. What determined your decision to agree to build the Sala Baï School?

This was an opportunity to get involved in the design of a school within the framework of an educational and professional insertion project. As an architect who has been living in Cambodia for seven years, I frequently work on hotel or commercial projects ... Next


Pierre Carron, Angkor Village Hotel & Resort General Manager

Pierre Carron has lived in Siem Reap since 1997, and has worked at the Angkor Village Hotel & Resort since 1998. He saw the Sala Bai project start in 2002 and was one of the first partners of the school. « As soon as the school opened, I wished to have trainees because I had found interesting to train young ... Next

Adrien RUFFY – General Manager
of the luxury hotel Sala Lodges in Siem Reap.

“We had the chance to hire on a student once again, from the last intake in restaurant service, and it is a pleasure to see her every day. She is charming, smart, and she perfectly and immediately integrated our team! What she has been taught at Sala Baï is impressive, not only on the expertise, but also on the ... Next


Jean-Jacques Maréchal, teacher at the Hotel & Restaurant School in Maré, New Caledonia, Feb. 2011

At first, what stroke me are the students’ way of welcoming people and their professionalism. I know what I am talking about not only because of my job but also, when I travel, I visit all the Hotel and Restaurant Schools of the countries I travel through to compare them with the one where I teach. That gives me very ... Next

Victor and Flora, stayed at Sala Baï in March 2013

A very unique hotel

Victor et Flora, 30 years old, discovered Sala Baï when looking for a hotel room close to the Angkor temples. The positive comment of their travel guide convinced them to book 2 nights at Sala Baï.

The students’ warm welcome, and their wish to participate in the training of the most ... Next

Become a Sala Baï Angel…

Give wings to young Cambodians full of hope and potential by supporting their training.

Wat Svay – Tonle Sap road (close to Wat Svay Primary School) - Siem Reap / Cambodge
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