About Cindy Bryson

Dr Cindy Bryson completed her doctoral degree in anthropology at the Australian National University and is the winner of the 2015 ASAA President’s Prize for her dissertation entitled ‘A valuable life: seeing transformative practice among Phnom Penh’s waste pickers’.


Phnom Penh’s waste pickers battle for their way of life


Waste picking in more than a survival strategy for the poor of Cambodia’s capital The management of solid waste management in Cambodia’s rapidly urbanising capital, Phnom Penh, continues to make headlines. Last month the Phnom Penh Post reported that City Hall is investigating two new districts for potential dumpsites. The current landfill at Choeung Ek […]