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For Families, World Bank Project Falls Short

Source: The Cambodia Daily,By Zsombor Peter and Aun Pheap | June 25, 2015

SANTUK DISTRICT, Kompong Thom province – Hang Sal has 2 hectares of fertile land he cannot farm. 1,751 more words

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Study: World Bank Project for Landless Families Is Failing

Source: The Cambodia Dialy,By Zsombor Peter | June 24, 2015

A seven-year project funded by Germany and the World Bank to give secure and fertile land to some of the country’s poorest families has so far mostly failed to deliver on its goals and left most of the families no better off, according to a new study. 918 more words

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Study: World Bank Project for Landless Families Is Failing

Source: The Cambodia Daily,By Zsombor Peter | June 24, 2015

A seven-year project funded by Germany and the World Bank to give secure and fertile land to some of the country’s poorest families has so far mostly failed to deliver on its goals and left most of the families no better off, according to a new study. 918 more words

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World Bank Urged to Speak Up for Bullied Protesters

Source៖  The Cambodia Daily  By Zsombor Peter | June 23, 2015

Human Rights Watch (HRW) says the World Bank is not doing enough to help people in Cambodia and elsewhere who are facing government harassment for speaking out against Bank-funded projects gone bad. 961 more words

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Hex put on Kep Chuktema

Source: Phnom Penh Post,By: Khouth Sophak Chakrya,Fri, 5 June 2015

About 30 former residents of the Boeung Kak Lake community yesterday gathered near the National Assembly to put a curse on former Phnom Penh governor Kep Chuktema over claims that he caused them to lose their lands. 256 more words

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Land Rights Activists Released Following Royal Pardon

On 11th April 2015, the 10 women land activists who were imprisoned in November 2014  were released from Prey Sar prison (CC2) following a pardon from the King of Cambodia. 132 more words

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