Cambodia: Open letter to French President François Hollande ahead of Prime Minister Hun Sen’s visit

On the occasion of the anniversary of the Paris Peace Agreements and the upcoming visit to France by Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen, FIDH and its member organizations ADHOC and LICADHO, wish to convey their utmost concern over recent human rights violations in Cambodia. Such include the arbitrary arrest and imprisonment of environmental activists, political […]

Joint statement ADHOC, CCHR, CCIM, CLEC, STT and LICADHO condemn violence against MPs

ADHOC, CCHR, CCIM, CLEC, STT and LICADHO strongly condemn yesterday’s violence outside the National Assembly, and at the house of an opposition leader that left two opposition CNRP MPs injured and bloodied, and call for an immediate independent and transparent investigation into the orchestrated violence. We further express deep concerns over the lack of police […]

ADHOC assisted repatriation of a onetrafficking victim from Malaysia back to Cambodia


On 8th October 2015, ADHOC assisted in the repatriation of one trafficking victim back to Cambodia. A victims, Kh. S. V. live with a poor widow at Thkul village, Treong Sla commune, Sa Ang district, Kandal Province. She went to work as a housemaid in Malaysia by one legal recruitment agency in 2011, since that […]

9 year old girl raped by a 75 year old suspect in Stung Treng province


On 28 September 2015, 9 year old Ch.R. was raped by a 75 year old suspect Mr. Bann Puth at Chrorb village, Kbal Romeas commune, Sesan district, Stoeng Treng province, where both the victim and suspect reside. The victim’s family submitted a complaint to the district police; however, the police had not taken any action […]