Monday, April 24, 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: Killing of Kem Ley adds grave concern to the deteriorating human rights situation

(13 July 2016) - We, the undersigned organisations, are deeply shocked by the murder of...

Cambodian Civil Society Condemns Outrageous Murder of Political Analyst Kem Ley

July 11, 2016 - We, the undersigned Cambodian civil society groups, are outraged at the...

Cambodia: CSOs condemn the unfair conviction of Mother Nature activists San Mala, Try Sovikea and Sim Somnang

While we, the undersigned civil society organizations (“CSOs”), welcome the long overdue release of Mother...

Cambodia: No Concession in Kuy Lands

Land grabbing by Rui Feng International in indigenous Kuoy villages, Preah Vihear, Cambodia AIPP's submission to the Special Rapporteur on the rights to...

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: Angkor Gold approves mining payout scheme

Cambodian mining firm Angkor Gold has agreed to accept payment by instalment on Mesco Gold’s...

Cambodia: Kem Ley trial: ‘Meet to kill’ sticks with debt story in only hearing into analyst’s death

Almost eight months after gunning down Kem Ley in a Phnom Penh petrol station, former...

Cambodia: Locals seek spirits’ help

More than 300 ethnic villagers at two separate locations in Preah Vihear province conducted traditional...

Cambodia: Sugar giant has sweet dreams

A colossal sugar mill in Preah Vihear province will roar to life again next week,...

Cambodia: Tensions between Chinese firm, ethnic villagers mount

Ethnic Kuoy villagers in Preah Vihear’s Chey Sen district filed a complaint against Chinese sugar...