Woman and Flooded forest on the Tonle Sap Siem Reap

Photostory By: SOK SOPHEA
Publication Year: 2018
Authorized By: Wonders of the Mekong Project
Photostory Workshop By: Suthep Kritsanavarin / USAID Wonders of the Mekong Project

This is the beautiful flooded forest in Kompong Pluk , Tonle Sap, Siem Reap. Ms. Noun Khunthea lives in Dey Krohorm village in Kompong Pluk eco-tourism community. Her job is to row the boat for the tourists to visit this beautiful flooded forest. Her free time from rowing the boat is staying at home, cooking for her family, and helping her sister sell groceries in a primary school near her house. She has 7 siblings and she is a single mother. She and her daughter live with her mother.