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World Bank Loan of $100 Million Angers Boeng Kak Activists

Source: The Cambodia Daily Boeng Kak supporters on Tuesday said they were dismayed at the World Bank’s announcement of a new $100 million loan to the Cambodian government amid ongoing harassment and jailings of land rights activists. The loan—announced on … Continue reading

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Leading Land Activist Jailed Amid Attacks On Dissenters

Tep Vanny, the country’s most prominent land rights activist, was sentenced to 30 months in prison on Thursday for her role in a protest almost four years ago, in what critics slammed as a politically fueled attempt by the government … Continue reading

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Activist Tep Vanny Sentenced to More Than Two Years in Prison

Tep Vanny, one of the country’s most prominent rights activists, was sentenced to two and a half years in prison on Thursday over charges related to a protest outside Prime Minister Hun Sen’s Phnom Penh mansion in 2013. The decision … Continue reading

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For Families, World Bank Project Falls Short

Source: The Cambodia Daily,By Zsombor Peter and Aun Pheap | June 25, 2015 SANTUK DISTRICT, Kompong Thom province – Hang Sal has 2 hectares of fertile land he cannot farm. He, his wife and their three children were among the … Continue reading

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Study: World Bank Project for Landless Families Is Failing

Source: The Cambodia Daily,By Zsombor Peter | June 24, 2015 A seven-year project funded by Germany and the World Bank to give secure and fertile land to some of the country’s poorest families has so far mostly failed to deliver … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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