Heng Yon Kora is Founder and Executive Director of the Community Sanitation and Recycling Organization (CSARO) in Cambodja. CSARO seeks to address the needs of the urban poor, including informal sector waste pickers, solid waste management, recycling and composting. The organization undertakes a range of community outreach and development projects, Mr. Kora studied public administration and policy. Prior to founding CSARO in 1998, Mr. Kora worked for the World Health Organization in Cambodia, as well as UNDP and the ILO, on projects related to health, waste, capacity building and community development. In the early 1990s, he worked for the United Nations Transitional Authority of Cambodia on issues related to human rights and refugees.
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