Tag Archives: land issues

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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Trials and Verdicts

On the 26 of Dec. (Boxing day), Yorm Bopha and Tim Sokmony stood trial. Having already spent more than 100 days in pre-trial detention, their arrest is widely regarded by Human Rights organisations and fellow community members as being politically … Continue reading

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