Phnom Penh’s residents point of views on city development in next 10 years
Posted On : November, 5, 2013 | By សំឡេងទីក្រុង

We, Urban Voice Cambodia officially launched our Urban Voice website on 8th Oct 2013. 100 attendees attended the event. In the event, there were many activities such as the urban voice project presentation, the screening of a short premier film – the city speaks!, playing a video explaining how to submit reports, adding a pin to the location of attendees’ homes on the Phnom Penh map, a map exhibition, describing Phnom Penh in one word, and answering the question – what development do you want to see in next 10 years in Phnom Penh?

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Idea Tank

Idea Tank

Interestingly, there were 32 participants who wrote their point of views in answering to the question above on the colors papers provided and they dropped the papers into the tank. After the event ended, the urban voice team collected those ideas, to share back to the public as well as the participants to make all stakeholders aware of how the residents of Phnom Penh want to see their city develop in the future.

Let go through the following point of views of Phnom Penh’s residents

  1. Cleaner
  2. Good governance
  3. Green space
  4. Good Traffic
  5. Nice Urbanization.
  6. Have public transportation
  7. More green space and recreating site.
  8. I wish to have more public green space.
  9. Order roads.
  10.  Clean city.
  11.  I want many lakes to remain.
  12.  A space that has been defined its own people… where people dream, people should create… forever.
  13.  I’d like P.P to be cleaned and developed and no corruption in 10 years.
  14.  Governance.
  15.  More open and green spaces.
  16.  In next 10 years I want the Phnom Penh city is without duty, flooding and the remaining lake is not overwhelm.
  17.  Education system make better.
  18.  Develop on roads and drainages system
  19.  Develop of Education System
  20.  Reduce poverty.
  21.  All areas that have poor people living have to give developing to them in those places.
  22.  All big streets are not flooded.
  23.  Was developed by the people.
  24.  Education standards​ International recognition
  25.  Big streets have developing.
  26.  I want to see developing is without eviction the poor people in the city.
  27.  In next 10 years, I want to see all the students have house to stay and appropriate price for rent house.
  28.  Streets stop flooded
  29.  People have job
  30.  Appropriate salary.
  31.  I want to see all streets in the city without rubbish and flooded.
  32.  I want to see developing in the city without eviction.

Thanks everyone who took valued time to share point of view about Phnom Penh development in the future. Kindly continue to submit flooding report in your area by going to: https://urbanvoicecambodia.net.

My Sovann

Urban Voice Team

Urban Voice Cambodia

Urban Voice Cambodia