Please register, and you will get it every month. Cambodian sex workers wait for customers at a public park in Phnom Penh. The latest trend seems to be sexual abuse of children in Cambodian orphanages. Male perpetrators, in the guise of tourists or volunteers, get easy access to underage girls and boys.
Virginity for sale: inside Cambodia's shocking trade
Cambodia is seen as a heaven for paedophiles and sex tourists | D+C - Development + Cooperation
Skip to content. Eyes gouged out for insolence, moms selling daughters to pimps, girls showered with maggots — if it happened in a Cambodian brothel, the story is never too shocking for Westerners to believe. The top purveyor of horrific brothel tales is Somaly Mam, a charismatic former sex worker from rural Cambodia. Propelled by New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof , and backed by Hollywood stars such as Susan Sarandon , Somaly Mam was ultimately disgraced in for fabricating stories to raise cash.
Inside the world of Cambodia's child sex trade, as told through the eyes of a survivor
Metrics details. At-risk male youth in Cambodia who purchase sex are at greater risk for HIV compared to the general population. Factors associated with paying for sex among youth are poorly studied, both globally and in Cambodia. This study aimed to identify specific factors associated with transactional sex with women among most-at-risk male youth in Cambodia.
Prostitution in Cambodia is illegal, but prevalent. A Cambodian Law on Suppression of Human Trafficking and Sexual Exploitation  has proven controversial, with international concerns regarding human rights abuses resulting from it, such as outlined in the Human Rights Watch report. It punishes the trafficking of people, the managing of prostitutes and the maintaining of a brothel, as well as soliciting in public and distributing pornography. The mere act of exchanging sex for money is not outlawed.