Addressing the deteriorating human rights situation in Cambodia and ensuring that the United Nations retains its protection role and monitoring capacity in the country

  To Permanent Representatives of Member and Observer States of the UN Human Rights Council Geneva, 20 August 2015, Re: Addressing the deteriorating human rights situation in Cambodia and ensuring that the United Nations retains its protection role and monitoring capacity in the country Your Excellency, We urge your delegation to address the deteriorating human […]

ADHOC Staff Members Cooperate with Officials of the Cambodian Embassy to Malaysia in Human and Labour Trafficking Matters

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On 19 August 2015, Ms. Chhan Sokunthea, head of Women and Children’s Rights Section for ADHOC, and Ms. Lim Mony, senior investigating officer for ADHOC, ,scheduled a meeting with senior officials of the Cambodian Embassy to Malaysia, Mr. Nou Bunnara, secretary-general, Ms. Nakry Sorphors, first secretary, and Mr. Thouk Bunchhael, second secretary, in order to […]

Over 100 Villagers Demand Authority to Release Three Mother Nature Activists

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On 19 August 2015, more than 100 villagers from Botumsakor and Kirisakor district in Koh Kong province attempted to enter the provincial prison in order to demand the provincial authority to release three Mother Nature activists, Sun Mala (age 23) Tri Sovikea (age 23), and Sim Samnang (age 28), who were arrested on 17 August […]

Monks Questioned Amid Protest

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In the morning of 19 August 2015, around 50 monks and other protesters gathered in front of the Phnom Penh Municipal Court, demanding the court to the drop the cases against two Khmer Kampuchear Krom monks, who were arrested in early this month, and to release them immediately.

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ADHOC Strengthen Harmonization in Local Communities

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The Cambodian Human Rights and Development Association (ADHOC) provided a four-day training on the Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) to members of local commune councils from Tboung Khmum province.

Some 100 Villagers Seek Intervention in Phnom Penh

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Around 100 villagers from Thmey village, Samrong commune, in Kampong Speu’s Phnom Srouch district came to Phnom Penh to hand in a petition to Prime Minister Hun Sen, the Ministry of Justice, and the Anti-Corruption Unit in the afternoon of 06 August 2015, seeking intervention in their land dispute with chief of Thmey village and […]