The villagers gathered at the Ministry of Land Management seeking Prime Minister Hun Sen’s intervention to end a land dispute with the soldiers from Kampong Speu’s Oral district. The families demonstrated in front of the ministry seeking justice in the land dispute between them and the army located in Kampong Speu province.
Landless families in Koh Kong’s impoverished “Community 766” have petitioned the government to provide them with a social land concession where they can live and farm, community representatives said this week.
Fifteen civil society organizations are celebrating World Environment Day 2022 by organizing cycling events around Prey Lang and Ta Mok Lake in Phnom Penh to raise awareness of the environment and participate in the conservation of natural resources.
NagaWorld labor negotiations remained at a stalemate as fired union workers continued to attempt to protest outside the casino complex.
Monks and villagers say that a group of people purportedly hired by the military to cut down Kampong Speu’s Metta forest are continuing to destroy a densely forested area full of wildlife, and are now only about 200 meters from a pagoda inhabited by a nature-protecting monk.