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Thailand: Indigenous rights organizations request World Heritage Committee to defer inscription of Kaeng Krachan Forest Complex as a Natural World Heritage Site

18 October 2016 In the context of recent court judgements on forced evictions of Karen indigenous...

UN Committee requests Thailand to urgently halt evictions of Karen indigenous people from Kaeng Krachan National Park

3 October 2016 The Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination has requested that Thailand urgently...

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13 September 2016 Karen representatives today vowed to appeal against the recent Thai court verdict that...

Thailand: The Karen Network for Culture and Environment will not accept the nomination of the Kaeng Krachan Forest Complex as a World Natural Heritage...

14 July 2016 The Karen Network for Culture and Environment (KNCE), Tanaosri region, demands the World...

Thailand: A letter of petition concerning the case of Mr. Pholachi Rakchongcharoen who was held in custody by Mr. Chaiwat Limlikhit-aksorn, Former Chief of...

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