Tuesday, September 19, 2017

CambodiaCambodia is home to 24 different indigenous peoples, who speak either Mon-Khmer or Austronesian languages. As of late 2014, the name “indigenous peoples” had not yet fully registered in Cambodia in either the legal system or the media. More commonly, these people are referred to as “ethnic minorities” or “indigenous ethnic minorities”. (IWGIA)

Cambodia: Communities petition President of China to intervene for cancellation of sugarcane concessions of Chinese companies in Preah Vihear

30 August 2017 40 representatives of communities in Tbeng Meanchey, Chhep and Chey Sen districts in Preah Vihear...

Cambodia: Communities in Preah Vihear affected by sugarcane concessions of Chinese companies submit information to the UN Working Group on business and human rights

29 August 2017 Communities in Preah Vihear province of Cambodia affected by sugarcane concessions of Chinese...

Joint Call of Cambodia’s indigenous peoples to end forced evictions of indigenous communities in Kbal Romeas village for Lower Sesan 2 dam

Position of Kbal Romeas Bunong indigenous community and Cambodia Indigenous Peoples Alliance (CIPA) Joint Call from...

Cambodia: No Concession in Kuy Lands

Land grabbing by Rui Feng International in indigenous Kuoy villages, Preah Vihear, Cambodia Communities in Preah Vihear affected by sugarcane concessions of Chinese...

HerStory 3

In 2013, AIPP published ‘HerStory of Empowerment, Leadership and Justice’, off the back of the...

Indigenous Peoples’ Initiatives for Land Rights Recognition in Asia

This document is our latest publication on land rights, which was printed out and distributed...

Indigenous Women and Human Trafficking in the Mekong Region: Policy Overview and Community Response

In 2015, with the support of Oxfam, AIPP conducted an investigation into the status of...

Indigenous Peoples and ASEAN Integration

The ASEAN Community aimed to be achieved by end 2015 has already has been declared...

Asia Report on Climate Change and Indigenous Peoples for COP21

This report is a summary of national reports of indigenous peoples from 12 countries in...

Cambodia: Environmental NGO Mother Nature dissolved

The Interior Ministry on Friday announced it had stricken critical environmental NGO Mother Nature from...

Cambodia: Koh Kong activists charged

Two Mother Nature activists arrested after filming suspected sand-bearing vessels have been charged with incitement...

Cambodia: Fresh sand ‘fraud’, claims NGO Mother Nature, as sand numbers between Taiwan and the government appear to be off by more than 1.5M...

More than $30 million in Cambodian sand exports registered by Taiwan appear to be missing...

Cambodia: Land Ministry orders action on years-old sugar disputes

The Ministry of Land Management yesterday gave authorities in Koh Kong, Kampong Speu and Preah...

Cambodia: Lower Sesan II dam protesters summonsed

Three protesters who have been summonsed for questioning about their role in a demonstration in...