5.Land Disputes Investigation Mission in Thmorda Pursat Province L

Pursat, March 18 – 20 2015: Representatives from The NGO Forum on Cambodia (NGOF) and another five NGO partners including Adhoc, Community Legal Education Center (CLEC), Cambodian Human Rights Action Committee (CHRAC), Khmer Kampuchea Krom for Human Rights and Development Association (KKKHRDA), and Licadho joined together for the 3-day trip to investigate the land grabbing issue in Thmorda village, Pursat Province. The goals for this trip were to meet with both local authority and the local villagers in order to get an update information on the land dispute from both government and community sides, hearing the possible solutions suggested by the affected communities, empowering the villagers to be actively involved in their land issue to the public, and lastly to get an update and study about the authority action upon the occurring problems.