Residents of Phnom Penh are currently concerning about trash issue surrounding their area. The stench smell of the garbage gives bad impact to people’s health, particularly young children. Even on the side streets, there has seen the rubbish dump without a proper package and keep. The rubbish collector’s company could not collect garbage on time.
Noticeably, in 2002, a company, known as INTRI Company was granted by Phnom Penh to provision of garbage collection services in Phnom Penh area. However, the issue is still existed without an appropriate solution.
Recent articles in both local and international media pointed out the trash issue, arising in Phnom Penh which it seriously affects to people’s health. People with bad health need to spend a lot of money to cure the ills.
Do you face with garbage issues in your area? If so, what should you do to prevent these problems in your community?
This inspires Urban Voice to run its own campaign to map the location of rubbish dump in Phnom Penh.
Send us your reports now!
Note: your report is necessary to include photos, location (address) and the situation of the trash issue in your area.