Khieu Kanharith was appointed to be the minister of information in 2003, having served as secretary of state at the ministry since 1993.
With help from other advocacy groups and nongovernmental organizations, the Prey Lang Community Network was officially formed in 2005.
More than 800 indigenous people in Mondulkiri province are seeking to oust the provincial governor, who is accused of violating the rights of the ethnic minority.
Rights groups say the government has failed to give compensation and prevent the victims of forced evictions from being dragged into poverty.
In Cambodia, government officials rarely respond to allegations of corruption, which is thought to be widespread at all levels of government.
Rising incomes, booming tourism industry boost demand for organic vegetables.
Advocates of trade pact, which would liberalize trade for 40 percent of world's economy, say it is needed to compete with China’s growing economic power.
Fifty years ago, U.S. lawmakers approved -- and then-President Lyndon Johnson signed -- the Voting Rights Act for 1965. VOA Khmer's Cheoung Pochin narrates.