Int’l bank critics at risk: Report

Source៖  The Phnom Penh Post Tue, 23 June 2015    By៖Ethan Harfenist and Khouth Sophak Chakrya Cambodians who have criticised World Bank-sponsored projects have been subject to persecution and violent crackdowns by security forces, all while the international financial institution remains largely silent on the matter, a new report by Human Rights Watch alleges. The report,… Read More Int’l bank critics at risk: Report

Hex put on Kep Chuktema

Source: Phnom Penh Post,By: Khouth Sophak Chakrya,Fri, 5 June 2015 About 30 former residents of the Boeung Kak Lake community yesterday gathered near the National Assembly to put a curse on former Phnom Penh governor Kep Chuktema over claims that he caused them to lose their lands. During the event, people set up funeral banners… Read More Hex put on Kep Chuktema

Ministry Official Rejects NGO Report on City’s Slums

By Khuon Narim and Zsombor Peter ,The CambodiaDaily ,April 8, 2015 A government official rejected calls from a pair of NGOs on Tuesday to do more for Phnom Penh’s slums amid what they described as an opaque land-titling system that has routinely failed poor communities. In a joint report, “The Exclusion of Urban Poor Communities… Read More Ministry Official Rejects NGO Report on City’s Slums