Call for peaceful solution to the current conflict at Cambodia-Thailand border

Joint Statement by Civil Society (08-02-2011)

(Khmer version only)

ECCC Legacy can be positively transferred to the National Courts

The LEGACY Workshop began with opening remarks from Mr. Thun Saray, who emphasized the importance of the ECCC in acting as a model for the judiciary, and a catalyst for ongoing efforts to promote legal and judicial reform in Cambodia. He noted the importance of all key actors working together ‘in order to enable fruitful discussions and dialogues on legacy issues’ and to ensure that the many ‘lessons learned from the ECCC can be positively transferred to the national courts’.

Consultation Workshop on Reparation by the ECCC

Mr. Thun Saray discussed with other other expert about the moral and collective reparation and non-judicial measure. It was agreed on a common schedule on how to proceed with the reparations and non-judicial measure mandate in the next months before case 002.

Villagers seek PM’s intervention

Phnom Penh Post

Wednesday 26 January 2011, Kim Yuthana

About 50 representatives from four villages in Kampong Speu province protested today outside Prime Minister Hun Sen’s house to seek his intervention in a land dispute with Master International Corporation Group

ADHOC coordinator in Kompong Chhnang sentenced

January 25, 2011

We are deeply disappointed today to hear that our colleague Mr. Sam Chankea, ADHOC coordinator in Kampong Chhnang province, has been sentenced this morning by Kompong Chhnang Court which decided unfairly to fine him 1 million riels. He has also been sentenced to pay 3 million riels to KDC International, a company owned by Lauk Chumteav (Her Excellency)Chea Kheng – wife of Minister of Mine and Energy.

Hearings delayed in land dispute cases

Phnom Penh Post

Wednesday, 19 January 2011, May Titthara

A report mentionning case of Adhoc provincial coordinator Sam Chankea, charged with defamation following complaints made by development company KDC International in June.

Information Technology Intern

The Cambodian Human Rights and Development Association (ADHOC) is seeking Information Technology Intern.