Tag Archives: land issues

The Myth of Progress

While many might feel that the real myth around here is the progress that we have made in actually finishing this film, it is, after many years, now finally nearing completion. We are still short of the funding that we … Continue reading

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Sesan River Dam

Construction of the Lower Sesan 2 Dam in Stung Treng province will begin in 2014 and the government will spend next year relocating some 5,000 people from villages that are located in the dam’s future reservoir area, but neither a … Continue reading

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Prayers to Lady Penh

Tired and bruised from the last two days of protesting in front of the Phnom Penh Municipal court, this morning Boeung Kak residents and other communities gathered at Boeung Kak before rushing out of the community and heading for Wat … Continue reading

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