Visiting Kampong Cham Province with UPDF (urban poor development fund) and getting to know about possible bamboos for building the Youth center.
We got some example peaces to bring with us for further investigations.
Strong but small bamboo called Ping Pong. This bamboo could possible be used in facades, but not as bearing structure.
Pharys relatives(and their cats and dogs) lived in traditional wooden Khmer house where floors were made from Chinese bamboo and were over 20 years old.