Cambodia Seeks Solution For Women with Children in Prisons
Human Rights / Hun Sen / News / Prison / Women's Rights

Cambodia Seeks Solution For Women with Children in Prisons

from RFA Khmer Prime Minister Hun Sen has called on the ministries of justice and the interior to come up with a long-term solution to female inmates in Cambodian prisons who are pregnant or have children living with them behind bars, as police stopped women and other land activists in the capital from demanding the … Continue reading

Environmental Groups Urge Cambodia PM to Press Laos to Cancel Dam Project
Human Rights / Hun Sen / Hydropower / Laos / News

Environmental Groups Urge Cambodia PM to Press Laos to Cancel Dam Project

by Ounkeo Souksavanh / Radio Free Asia Conservation groups have called on Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen to press Lao President Choummaly Sayasone to postpone the construction of the much-criticized Don Sahong dam project on the Mekong River in Laos. Choummaly’s scheduled visit to Cambodia Thursday has prompted critics of the Don Sahong dam project … Continue reading