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Inflamed situation at Boeung Kak

Yesterday saw the tension escalate between residents of Boeung Kak, local authorities and Shukaku Inc, resulting in parts of the community setting fire to tyres close to where the lake filling operation is occurring. The incident came after the residents’ … Continue reading

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‘Life Along the Rails’ interview in Phnom Penh Post

The feature story of this week’s 7days lifestyle supplement, is an interview with photographer Conor Wall and Nora Lindstrom, advisor at STT, the NGO who commissioned the images. The full article can be viewed on-line, 7days. ‘Life Along the Rails’ … Continue reading

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Review: ‘Life Along The Rails’

Last Thursday saw the opening night of photography exhibition ‘Life Along The Rails’, featuring the work of Phnom Penh’s Conor Wall, commissioned by NGO Sahmakan Teang Tnaut. The newly renovated Gasolina was a hive of activity as people turned up … Continue reading

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Breaches in Cambodian land and housing rights now a ‘crisis’.

As ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights opens today in Geneva, they have issued a bold statement in which they describe the importance of tackling a ‘housing rights crisis’. Whilst Cambodia was not the only country in the region to … Continue reading

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