International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples 2015 “Ensuring the Indigenous Peoples’ Health and Well-Being”
- Last Updated on Sunday, 09 August 2015 09:39
Koh Kong, August 09, 2015: Today, Ministry of Rural Development (MRD) in cooperation with NGO Forum on Cambodia (NGOF) and other NGOs partners, joined together to celebrate the 21st International Day of the World’s Indigenous People 2015 and 11th in Cambodia, “Post 2015 Agenda: Ensuring the Indigenous Peoples’ Health and Well-Being” at national and provincial levels in seven provinces including Koh Kong (National Level), Mondulkiri, Pursat, Preah Vihear, Kratie, Kampong Thom and Steung Treng (Provincial Level). Approximately 1,000 participants from relevant ministries, local authorities, development partners, NGOs, Indigenous Communities and local communities attended an event in Koh Kong province.
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 04 August 2015 16:27
Phnom Penh, May 2015 to present: Following Cambodian Prime Minister announcement in early April 2015, a group of local and international NGOs started working on the draft Law of Associations and Non-Government Organizations (LANGO) urging for the proper consultation workshop from the government to work on various concerns issues of the 4th draft LANGO they received since 2011.
- Last Updated on Friday, 17 July 2015 09:21
Preah Vihear, July 14 - 17, 2015: Twenty network members (04 women) of Indigenous Peoples and Forestry Network (IPFN) actively participated in the 3rd quarter meeting organized by the NGO Forum on Cambodia (NGOF) in Preah Vihear.
The first day of the meeting began with the field visiting to the Economic Land Concessions (ELCs) development project sites of the Long Feng and Rui Feng Companies, situated in Pro Meh, Pu Kong, Chak Cha Basra and follow with a one-day meeting back in the town.