Saturday, November 18, 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...

Women lead sugar fight as Cambodia sours on land deals

About 40,000 hectares, home to 25 villages and nearly 25,000 people, were leased to Chinese...

Cambodia: Authorities ‘ignore’ Sesan villagers

The last families refusing to relocate from their homes near the Lower Sesan II dam...

Cambodia: Relocation site for Sesan villagers flooded

A resettlement site for residents evicted from a now-flooded area near the Lower Sesan II...

Cambodia: Flood victims want new homes on ancestral lands

The last families refusing to relocate from two communes near the Lower Sesan II dam...

Cambodia: Last Sesan holdouts sit tight

Villagers from Kbal Romeas, which will soon be completely inundated by the Lower Sesan II...