Category : KRT & ICC’s Activities

PRESS RELEASE “CHRAC welcomes the most recent developments in Cases 003 and 004”

PRESS RELEASE “CHRAC welcomes the most recent developments in Cases 003 and 004” Phnom Penh, 05 March, 2015 The Cambodian Human Rights Action Committee (CHRAC), a coalition of 21 NGOs working in the fields of human rights, democracy and the rule of law, welcomes the fact that the International Co-Investigating Judge Mark Harmon at the […]

Cambodia: Two new suspects charged before the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia

FIDH – International Federation for Human Rights and its member organisation in Cambodia Cambodian Human Rights and Development Association (ADHOC) Joint Press Release Cambodia: Two new suspects charged before the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia Paris, Phnom Penh, 5 March 2015 – The charges brought against two former Khmer Rouge cadres are a […]

Video: Light of Justice

Mr. Latt Ky

A documentary produced by DMC (Department of Media and Communication), focuses on the Cambodia’s Khmer Rouge history, and the role of ADHOC in supporting the victims and current civil parties before the Extraordinary Chamber in the Courts of Cambodia in its current Khmer Rouge Tribunal justice project. This documentary provides series of testimonies from Civil […]

JOINT PRESS RELEASE: Cambodia – The ECCC funding crisis must be swiftly resolved

The Government of Cambodia and the international community should immediately work to resolve the funding crisis of the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC), in order to effectively complete the proceedings against former Khmer Rouge leaders Khieu Samphan and Nuon Chea, and respect the rights of victims to justice and reparation, according to […]

Update: Ieng Thirith’s Fitness to Stand Trial

Last week experts testified regarding the fitness to stand trial of Ieng Thirith, former Minister of Social Affairs under the Khmer Rouge regime. The expert testimony comes after a previous ruling by the Trial Chamber that she was unfit to stand trial and should be released on 17 November 2011.  However, this decision was later […]

ECCC Legacy Planning and Progress

While it may seem early to focus on the matter of the ECCC legacy, especially as the Case 002 Trial Hearing is still ongoing, planning is already well underway to ensure the court has the maximum positive legacy.  Several meetings have already been convened by NGOs with the aim to map, plan, and coordinate projects […]

ADHOC Engagement with Civil Party Representatives from Prey Veng

ADHOC has been engaging with Civil Party Representatives (CPR) from Prey Veng Province to facilitate their participation and understanding of the trial proceedings so as to empower them to keep their province and districts informed of important developments in the trial as well as to meaningfully participate in the trials themselves. ADHOC’s engagement with the […]