VANCOUVER, British Columbia, March 19, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ANGKOR GOLD CORP. (TSXV:ANK) ("ANGKOR") is pleased to announce the publication of its Sustainable Community Development (SCD) 2012 Report. The report provides an overview of Angkor's activities working with local communities in the province of Ratanakiri, Cambodia; where the company undertakes mineral exploration and project generation. Highlights include:
- Improved Community Organisation: 5 elected and functioning Village Development Committees and 190 families profiled.
- Improved Community Food Security: 20 family gardens created, 1700 fruit trees planted, 980 villagers actively participating in their own village development.
- Improved Community Environmental Health: family planning and health educations sessions, 12 water wells installed, over 18,000kg of medical supplies and equipment distributed.