Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Hun Vannak and Doem Kundy were arrested in September. Supplied

Cambodia: Mother Nature activists handed one year suspended sentence and a...

Koh Kong Provincial Court has sentenced two activists from the NGO Mother Nature to one year in prison, with seven months suspended, for incitement...
Silica sand-dredging activity photographed by Mother Nature activists in Sihanoukville last year. Mother Nature

Cambodia: How Mother Nature duo followed their principles into activism —...

When activists Hun Vannak and Dem Kundy went out in Koh Kong province on September 12 to document suspected sand transporting in the area,...
Villagers were forced to leave their homes after extensive flooding caused by the controversial Lower Sesan II dam.

Cambodia: Sesan locals win right to stay

Local authorities have agreed to allow the last families refusing to relocate from their homes near the Lower Sesan II dam to establish a...
One of the four ponds used by Kbal Romeas villagers to collect their daily water in Stung Treng province.

Cambodia: Clean water shortage at Sesan

Even as floodwaters pour into their villages and encroach upon their resettlement sites, villagers displaced by the controversial Lower Sesan II Dam in Stung...

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 sugar companies in 2011, leaving many with nothing PREAH VIHEAR,...

Cambodia: Authorities ‘ignore’ Sesan villagers

The last families refusing to relocate from their homes near the Lower Sesan II dam have accused local authorities of being unwilling to settle...

Cambodia: Relocation site for Sesan villagers flooded

A resettlement site for residents evicted from a now-flooded area near the Lower Sesan II Dam is itself facing inundation, with 15 hectares of...

Cambodia: Flood victims want new homes on ancestral lands

The last families refusing to relocate from two communes near the Lower Sesan II dam are considering asking the authorities to establish a new...

Cambodia: Last Sesan holdouts sit tight

Villagers from Kbal Romeas, which will soon be completely inundated by the Lower Sesan II Dam, yesterday said they are still resolved not to...