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Ponds built by GEJ in Cambodia still keep their level of water

May 13, 2016

As informed with activity report of dated April 24, “Shortage of Water! Fight of Adlay cultivation”, Battambang Province of Cambodia was facing the severe drought causing the shortage of water for agricultural cultivation. Everybody there had been praying for the rain.

Taking the situation seriously, GEJ asked its representative in Cambodia to check the condition of Ponds which GEJ ever constructed for farmers who live on the post minefield in Cambodia on his way of business trip and report. Today, we received the result of his inspection.
The inspection was carried out on two days of May 9 and 11.
Although one of the 26 Ponds GEJ ever constructed had been drying out of water but the rest of them were still had enough water for use. Cambodia was in short of rainfall causing severe drought problem but Ponds built by GEJ were still in usable for supplying water to farmland.

It is still unpredictable but it is reported that at around the middle of May there were little rainfall around area.
However, your kind cooperation of praying for the rain fall till the level of water in the Ponds become full shall be appreciated.

1) Andok Dammuoy village, Ratanakkmondol District
  Among 3 Ponds, one had enough water, one had getting lower level of
  water and the last one was completely dried out.











No.1 OK                            No. 2 Completely dried out












No.3 Getting lower level of water             No.3-1 Enlarged the left, Cow was …

2) Rasmesonha village, Ratanakkmondol District
  All four of them had the enough water. Around 2 Ponds among them had a small rain recently.











No. 1 OK                            No. 2 OK











No. 3 OK                            No. 4 OK

3) Kokchou village, Ratanakkmondol District
  Two of them had the water level in usable.











No. 1 OK                            No.2 OK

 4) Otakon village, Banan District
  There was some water still but…











OK

5) Korsvay village, Ratanakkmondol District
  There was still some water.











OK

6) Russairo village, Banan district
  Two Ponds there had the ample level of water.











No.1 OK                            No.2 OK

7) Trepeankbarsuva village, Bavel District
  Two Ponds there had the ample level of water.











No.1 OK                            No.2 OK

8) Prahop village, Bavel District
  Two Ponds there had the ample level of water.











No.1 OK                            No.2 OK

9) Prey Preal village, Bavel District
  Three Ponds had still keep some level of water.











No.1 OK                            No.2 OK











No.3 OK

10) Tomnuttakun, Bavel district
   Two Ponds there had the ample level of water.











No.1 OK                            No.2 OK

11) Toulsnul village, Bavel District
   Four Ponds there had the ample level of water.











No.1 OK                            No.2 OK











No.3 OK                            No.4 OK