Free, fair and transparent elections as well as maximal participation. From the people to choose the right leader and to have meaningful election results
CIVIL SOCIETY(20th – 24th May 2024)
CIVIL SOCIETY(20th – 24th May 2024)

The fifth general assembly of the Cambodian Labour Confederation (CLC), which was held in a hotel in Phnom Penh on May 19, saw Kong Athit voted as its president, edging out Ath Thorn, who has held the position since its founding 18 years ago.;

Khmer Thavrak run by a group of youths has been at the forefront of raising human rights concerns in Cambodia. Recently, they registered as a non-profit organization with the Ministry of Interior to develop a better community, and eliminate illegal logging and wildlife crimes.;

Five Boeung Tamok residents plan to file an appeal with the Supreme Court next week against the Court of Appeal’s verdict which upheld a lower court’s ruling that sentenced them for aggravated agitation against public officials to eight months imprisonment and fined one million riel in 2022.;

The remaining female workers in Saudi Arabia posted a video on Facebook on May 20 urging the Cambodian government to speed up the process to bring them home after waiting for a month.;