The protesters gathered in New York despite a cold snap that dropped temperatures and snow on the city.
Meanwhile, international buyers say they want improved conditions for workers, who should also be allowed to assembly and collectively bargain.
The group interviewed nearly 200 factory workers from 55 different factories, and found that anti-union discrimination and poor workers conditions were frequent.
In testimony before the UN Human Rights Council last week, Mak Sambath, vice chairman of Cambodia’s Human Rights Committee, denied government involvement in the tribunal.
Sam Rainsy, head of the Cambodia National Rescue Party, was this week in Geneva, where a UN human rights review of Cambodia took place.
About 100 riot police blocked demonstrators from submitting petitions to foreign embassies on Wednesday, though in a change from recent days, no violence or clashes ensued.
The review for more than 190 countries will be held from Jan. 27 to Feb. 7, Cambodia will present its report Tuesday afternoon.
Beehive owner Mam Sonando called for demonstrations in opposition of the government’s refusal to grant a license for an expansion of his operations.
រយៈពេល៥នាទីប៉ុណ្ណោះ បន្ទាប់ពីបានកំណត់ឱសានវាទឲ្យក្រុមបាតុករចាកចេញពីមុខក្រសួងព័តមាន កងរាជអាវុធហត្ថនិងប៉ូលិសបង្ក្រាបបាតុកម្ម របួសច្រើននាក់។
Witnesses say at least nine people were injured when protesters clashed with police armed with shields, electric batons and smoke canisters.
The figure was a 24 percent drop from the same survey a year ago—prior to July’s marred elections and the political impasse and violent protests that followed.