Category : Adhoc

ADHOC: Second anniversary of a denial of justice

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November 12, 2015, marked the second anniversary of the death of Mrs Eng Sokhum, a victim of indiscriminate violence and excessive use of force by security forces during an SL garment factory workers’ protest in Phnom Penh’s Stung Meanchey district. It, unfortunately, also marked the passing of two years of denial of justice without appropriate […]

Academic Visit to Cambodia by Mr Maina Kiai, UN Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Assembly and Association

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 On 07 to 08 November 2015, Mr Maina Kiai, UN Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Assembly and Association, came to Cambodia on an unofficial academic visit. During his visit, Mr Kiai had the opportunity to meet with diverse groups of Cambodian society, including community representatives of Boeung Kak Lake and Borey Keila, trade unionists, political […]

Joint Press Release – CSOs call for an End to Impunity in Cambodia on the International Day to End Impunity for Crimes Against Journalists

01 November 2015. To mark the United Nations’ second International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists, we, the undersigned civil society organizations (“CSOs”), call upon the Royal Government of Cambodia to bring an end to Cambodia’s rampant culture of impunity, and to ensure that the perpetrators of human rights violations are brought to […]

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, LICADHO AND CLEC WELCOME UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON THE SITUATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS IN CAMBODIA AT ADHOC’S KOH KONG PROVINCIAL OFFICE

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ADHOC, LICADHO and CLEC welcome UN Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Cambodia at ADHOC’s Koh Kong Provincial Office Koh Kong, 18 September 2015.          In the afternoon of 18 September 2015, ADHOC, LICADHO and CLEC welcomed at ADHOC’s Koh Kong Provincial Office the recently appointed UN Special Rapporteur on the situation […]

Joint Statement: ADHOC, CLEC and LICADHO call for the immediate release of 17 activists and observers in Koh Kong

Joint statement ADHOC, CLEC and LICADHO call for the immediate release of 17 activists and observers in Koh Kong 2 September 2015 ADHOC, LICADHO and CLEC are outraged by the detention of 17 protestors, NGO staff and media workers in Koh Kong’s provincial police station and call for their immediate release. The 17 were detained […]