Monthly Archives: February 2015

World Bank Rejects Meeting With Land Evictees

By: Zsombor Peter , The Cambodia Daily, February  27, 2015 The World Bank has turned down a suggestion that it hold a meeting somewhere outside of Cambodia exclusively with families that have been forcibly evicted from their land before it decides … Continue reading

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Rallying and marching to Hun Sen’s House, requesting for new installment of electricity

By:Sovann My, Sahrika  February 23, 2015 This morning, around 100 people from three different communities including SOS community, Boeung Kak Lake and Borei Keila community rallied together and marched to Hun Sen’s house in order to seek for his intervention … Continue reading

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The Cost of Living

By: Michelle Vachon   , The Cambodia Daily, February  21, 2015 A sightseeing visit to Boeng Kak lake in mid-2008 by Swiss-Australian photographer Nicolas Axelrod turned into a seven-year project documenting forced evictions in Phnom Penh, as well as the … Continue reading

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7 years of change: Documenting the transformation of Cambodia

By: Asian Correspondent Staff Feb 17, 2015 3:55PM UTC Words by Denise Hruby, images by Nicolas Axelrod of the RUOM Collective With the first beams of sunlight, men and women would set out on wooden longboats, passing the reflection of their … Continue reading

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Protesters Blocked From Marching to Freedom Park

By: Mech Dara  , The Cambodia Daily, February  06, 2015 Government security guards and riot police Thursday blocked about 50 demonstrators from marching to Phnom Penh’s Freedom Park to protest for the release of 19 imprisoned anti-eviction activists, monks and opposition … Continue reading

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Rights Groups Ask World Bank to Hold Meeting With Evictees

By:ZSOMBOR PETER  , The Cambodia Daily, February  05, 2015 Rights groups have asked the World Bank to schedule a “special meeting” with evictees before deciding whether to lift a freeze on new loans to Cambodia, and to hold it in Thailand … Continue reading

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Cobra Clan Dad Asked to ‘Clarify’ Complaint

By: Hay Pisey  , The Cambodia Daily, February  03, 2015 The Phnom Penh Municipal Court has invited the patriarch of a family locked in a land dispute with real estate tycoon Khun Sear to “clarify” his complaint against four officials he … Continue reading

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