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21 March 2020

Cambodia: Amnesty International condemns harassment & intimidation of environmental human rights defenders & claims the acts undercut struggle against climate change

Author: Amnesty International

"Cambodia: Harassment of Forest Defenders Undermines Struggle Against Climate Change", 20 March 2020...

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21 March 2020

Cambodia: HRW condemns harassment & intimidation of four environmental defenders & calls on authorities to cease using abusive acts

Author: Human Rights Watch

"Cambodia: Environmental Activists Harassed", 20 March 2020...

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19 March 2020

Cambodia: Global Witness calls on authorities to cease judicial harassment against four environmental defenders after they are freed

Author: Global Witness

"Global Witness Calls for End to Judicial Harassment of Prize Winning Cambodian Activist Ouch Leng and Environmental Defenders Protecting Cambodia's Climate-Critical Prey Lang Forest", 16 March 2020...

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19 March 2020

Cambodia: Govt. postpones hydropower dams development plans on Mekong River for 10 years

Author: Chanthol Prak, Reuters

"Cambodia halts mainstream Mekong River dam plans for 10 years, official says’", 18 March 2020...

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17 March 2020

Cambodia: Kratie Provincial Court releases four environmentalists after company accuses them of trespassing

Author: Soth Koemsoeun, The Phnom Penh Post

"Court releases forest activists accused of trespassing", 17 March 2020...

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16 March 2020

Cambodia: Company accuses four environmental activists of trespassing; Kratie Provincial Court's prosecutor continues questioning them

Author: Soth Koemsoeun, The Phnom Penh Post

"Activists alleged to have tresspassed says company", 15 March 2020...

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15 March 2020

Cambodia: 24 CSOs endorse a statement condemning the arrests of the 2016 Goldman Environmental Prize winner & 3 activists

Author: CSOs Joint Statement

"Joint Statement on the Detention of Mr. Ouch Leng, Head of Cambodian Human Rights Task Force, and Three Other Environmental Activists", 14 March 2020...

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15 March 2020

Cambodia: Authorities & private security of Think Biotech arrest Goldman Environmental Prize winner & three activists

Think Biotech Co., Ltd's private security guards arrested four environmental activists, including, Mr. Ouch Leng, head of the non-government organization Cambodian Human Rights Task Force. Mr Ouch was awarded the 2016 Goldman Environmental Prize. The...

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8 March 2020
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Author: El Espectador

 “A. Latina, una de las regiones con mayor índice de violencia contra los defensores ambientales” – 6 de marzo de 2020...

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3 March 2020
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Author: Diálogo chino

“¿Puede el primer socio latino del AIIB aprender de errores pasados?” – 24 de febrero de 2020...

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