Calling for Urgent Land Disputes Resolution and Releasing “Statistical Analysis of Land Disputes in Cambodia, 2013”
- Last Updated on Wednesday, 19 November 2014 12:05
Phnom Penh, November 3: Four representatives of 65,867 families affected by land disputes from three provinces including, Kompong Chhnang, Pursat and Koh Kong joined together with CSOs during the press conference “Calling for Urgent Land Dsiputes Resolution in Cambodia” to share their views on the land disputes which until today remain unresolved and affect their communities and families. Their untimate goal was to make their concerns known to the public, as well as to urge that these long lasting disputes be resolved by the relevant institutions.
- Last Updated on Wednesday, 19 November 2014 11:52
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, October 20: A coalition of six local, regional and international NGOs filed a complaint today with SUHAKAM, the Human Rights Commission of Malaysia, and requesting investigation of the economic and social impacts of the Don Sahong Dam on behalf of Thai and Cambodian communities faced with a threat of losing their main food source. The complaint also asks SUHAKAM to ensure that the Malaysian project developer, Mega First Corporation Berhad (Mega-First), complies with international human rights standards, including the obligation to engage with and inform affected communities.
- Last Updated on Friday, 28 November 2014 10:26
Phnom Penh, October 20 – 22: 23 participants from NGOFs’ networks/members and community facilitators came together for the three-day session on “Training of Trainers on Improving Equity in Forestry Management and REDD+ Process” facilitated by The NGO Forum on Cambodia (NGOF), Core Committee of CSO-REDD+ Network supported by GREEN Mekong Program through RECOFTC Project “Promoting Participation of CSOs/NGOs in Improving Grassroots Equity in REDD+”.