|TOPIC||Economic crisis and recovery|
The UN Country Team in Cambodia supports a cohesive national response to the challenge of rising food prices in collaboration with development partners, and aligned to priorities of government. In line with global efforts the UN is taking action to respond to the immediate, medium and longer term challenges of the crisis.
This discussion paper provides a snapshot of the present situation in Cambodia and outlines a framework for action linked to national priorities with consideration for the sustainability and potential consequences of any interventions made in the short term . The paper aims to generate further discussion at the technical and policy level, with input from all partners.