Letters to Sombath

Letters to Sombath

 

In late 2013, friends and colleagues were invited to write letters to Sombath. Below is a list of those who have written, arranged alphabetically, with links to the letters. If you would like to contribute your own letter, please see details here.

Dear Sombath…from Shui Meng (21)

Closure of PADETC My dearest Sombath, Today I write to tell you that PADETC, the organization you started since 1996, is officially deregistered.  It has been a difficult decision for me to request to deregister PADETC, an organization you had worked so hard to...

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Dear Sombath….from Shui Meng (20)

Reflections on what it means to be Locked Down Dearest Sombath, I don’t know whether you know that the whole world is now facing a serious pandemic caused by a coronavirus named COVID-19.  It’s a Sars-like virus, but appears to be much more contagious, and has so far...

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Dear Sombath….from Shui Meng (19)

Dear Sombath….from Shui Meng (19)

My dearest Sombath Today is Valentine’s Day. Lots of people are showing their love by sending red roses and candies to their loved ones. I recalled one Valentine Day many years ago, I asked you why I did not get any roses from you. You smiled and said “Why would I...

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