The honored work included helping rehabilitate prisoners, empowering girls and women, and lobbying about rights in the U.S. legal system.
Since Kem Sokha’s arrest more than half of the CNRP’s serving MPs have fled abroad fearing arrest and a politicized justice system.
The conference also discussed the legacy of the Paris Peace Accords, which ended Cambodia’s civil war in 1991 and enshrined pluralist democracy in Cambodian law.
Some claim the city violates their voting rights by adhering to a winner-take-all electoral system that is silencing minorities, which make up almost half the population
Hong Lim, a Cambodian-Australian member of the Victorian legislative assembly, joined calls for further intervention while on a mission in the United States.
In what was once expected to be the year when voters in Lowell, Massachusetts, voted a Cambodian-American from onto the City Council, most voters care more about high school’s fate
In the interview with VOA Khmer following the General Assembly meeting, Prak Sokhon railed against the “one-sided” presentation of recent events in Cambodia in the media.
Sameth Mell, who champions social justice for Southeast Asian refugees and other immigrants, calls his work ‘a personal imperative'.
Cambodian-Americans from several states gathered at the State Department building in Washington, DC on Friday to protests against political repression in Cambodia. VOA Khmer reports.
More than 550 Cambodians have been deported since the signing of the agreement between the two countries in 2002.