Main Program: Sophal Ear: Escaping the Khmer Rouge

29 Oct 2017 14:30 - 15:30
/ 4-Day or 1-Day Main Program Pass
NEKA. Jl. Raya Sanggingan (Google Maps)

Sophal Ear escaped the Khmer Rouge due to his mother’s unflinching determination and moved to the US at the age of ten. He has overcome both genocide and poverty to become a world-renowned expert on war, peace, and development. From his own incredible journey to the big picture, he offers a unique perspective on rebuilding after war.

Sophal Ear lolos dari Khmer Rouge karena tekad ibunya yang teguh dan pindah ke Amerika Serikat pada usia sepuluh tahun. Ia telah mengatasi genosida dan kemiskinan untuk menjadi ahli perang, perdamaian, dan pembangunan dunia yang terkenal di dunia. Dari perjalanannya yang luar biasa ke gambaran besarnya, Ia menawarkan perspektif unik tentang pembangunan kembali setelah perang.


Sophal Ear

Sophal Ear leads research on post-conflict countries, investigating the effectiveness of aid and the challenges of development. He is the author of Aid Dependence in Cambodia: How Foreign Assistance Undermines …

Drew Ambrose

Drew Ambrose presents and produces documentaries across the Asia Pacific for Al Jazeera English. As a foreign correspondent he has reported from more than 30 countries. His work has won …

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