Category : LNRR’s Activities

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 […]

Former Imprisoned Land Activists Demand Justice

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Several dozens of former Boeung Kak residents and other communities in Phnom Penh gathered in front of the Phnom Penh court on Monday morning, demanding justice after they were unfairly sentenced and imprisoned for several months.

Ponhea Leu’s Village Residents Seek Intervention in Their Land Dispute

លោក កុយ ចាន់ថន ប្រជា​ពលរដ្ឋ​ម្នាក់​ក្នុង​ចំណោម​អ្នក​ភូមិ​ជាច្រើន​នាក់​ដែល​បាន​ឡើង​មក​ដាក់​ញត្តិ​នៅ​រាជ​ធានី​ភ្នំពេញ

On 15 June 2015, over 50 village residents from Kandal’s Ponhea Leu district marched to the National Assembly and the Office of Prime Minister Hun Sen to hand in their petition , seeking intervention in their land dispute with SKD.

Mondulkiri’s Authorities Pledge to Take Action against Deforestation

Local authorities in Mondulkiri’s O Reang district pledged to study the impact of deforestation made by Mega First Corporation Berhad (MFCB) in three different communities one day after 33 villagers had condemned the company and demanded the deforestation stopped.

NGOs Calls Upon Government and UDG to Comply with Existing Laws

Human rights activists called upon the Cambodian Government and Union Development Group (UDG) to comply with existing laws in relation to the management of economic land concessions (ELCs) granted to private companies in order to prevent an eruption of land disputes and forced evictions in the Kingdom.

UPR PRE-SESSION ON CAMBODIA, GENEVA, NOVEMBER 2013

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The sixth series of Universal Periodic Reviews (UPR) Pre-sessions took place in Geneva Switzerland from 26 to 29 November 2013 to discuss the human rights situation of States to be reviewed at the 18th session of the UPR Working Group[1] (UPR Info,2013). A Total of 11 States which are: Afghanistan, Cambodia, Chile, Dominican Republic, Eritrea, […]

Current news briefings: Land and Natural Resources Rights of Cambodia-December

Current news briefings: Land and Natural Resources Rights of Cambodia December “Officials blames villagers for deforestation” Key word: deforestation, The Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fishery Date: December 4th , 2013 Source: The Phnom Penh Post (2013):  http://www.phnompenhpost.com/national/official-blames-villagers-deforestation    “Try Pheap ‘defamers’to see court” Key word: illegal logging, Try Pheap, Sen San, Ouk Sambo Date: […]