Medical Support for Angelina Jolie’s film shoot

August 18, 2016 WMEH 0

World-renowned actress, Angelina Jolie, is producing a film based on the book, “First They Killed My Father”.. Some of the scenes for the movie, which depict Loung Ung’s life during the Khmer Rouge regime, were filmed locally. A few of our medical staff worked long hours in the heat providing […]

Sport Day February 2016

August 18, 2016 WMEH 0

Our Third Annual Sports Day was great fun for all those Our Third Annual Sports Day was great fun for all those watching and/ or participating in the volleyball and field games! Third place for the volleyball competition went to the ICU Team; second place to the Medical Centre Team; […]

Historic Flooding 2013

August 12, 2016 WMEH 0

The wet season in Cambodia stretches from August to November, and flooding in some areas is not uncommon. But in 2013, the rivers of Cambodia reached levels that were unseen in the past 150 years, and in the process displaced millions of people. Extreme flooding brings many dire medical consequences, […]

Water Festival 2014

August 12, 2016 WMEH 0

Annual Water Festivals, including exciting boat racing competitions, have been Cambodian traditions for centuries. The World Mate Emergency Hospital (WMEH) is an integral part of society in Northwest Cambodia, and it has been a tradition for the hospital staff to arrange a team and a boat to join the competition. […]

WMEH’s 4th Year Boat Racing in Battambang

August 12, 2016 WMEH 0

The biggest event in the city of Battambang, celebrated roughly two weeks after Phchum Ben during the full moon in October, the Annual Preliminary Water Festival and Boat Race celebration draws large crowds all along the Sangker River. Eager to keep the tradition alive, thousands of people from all over […]