Houaykong Training Centre
The Houaykong Training Centre is a livelihoods training centre funded by the mine and operated in collaboration with the Vilabouly District. The centre aims to increase the diversity and security of livelihoods in Vilabouly, by improving skills related to farming and food security, handicraft production, and income generation.
In 2012 the centre provided a range of training courses including mushroom production, sewing, weaving, veterinary, animal health care and rice yield improvement.
MMG LXML Sepon invested US$140,000 in the construction of a new building for the centre during 2012.
Weaving is taught at the Houaykong Training Centre.