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'The American Report' on Human Rights Practices, Mozambique was criticised for its high levels of corruption and impunity

(2015-06-30) On Thursday (25 June) the ‘2014 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices’ was released. In the report, Mozambique was criticised for its high levels of corruption and impunity, despite the fact that the Mozambican government has taken various steps over the years to ensure greater prosecution and conviction rates for guilty officials. 923 more words


Colombo & Jaffna Media Educated on Release of Land to Civilians

A team of media personnel representing 44 electronic and print media based in Colombo and Jaffna visited lands newly released from the Palaly Military Cantonment in order to get firsthand experience on the process on June 10, 2015. 144 more words

Development Reports

Photo Of The Day- June 7th

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Steve Hanks, a military working dog handler with the 55th Security Forces Squadron, hoists Ada up in the air after she clamped down on a bite sleeve as part of a working dog demonstration Oct. 35 more words

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New Amnesty International Report on Repression of Freedom of Assembly in Cambodia

Today Amnesty International released an incredibly detailed report showing how Freedom of Assembly in Cambodia has been repressed over the past two years. At 124 pages the report is long, but it’s a great piece of research detailing the various modes of repression, including judicial harassment and violence committed by state forces, used to prevent or suppress protest. 824 more words


The Right to Remain Silenced: Freedom of Expression in the Kingdom of Cambodia

I wrote this report in mid 2014. It was published in July. It gives an overview and analysis of events leading up to and after the 2013 National Election. 11,253 more words


Pen Lim, DARPO and 7 Years of Injustice

This press release is the first thing I wrote at ADHOC. It’s a bit rough around the edges as I was still learning my trade. About 30 villagers came to the office to complain that their land was grabbed by General Pen Lim, an all round nasty piece of work and one-time adviser to Senate President Chea Sim. 765 more words

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In Phnom Penh 2

I put this piece together after attending a rather strange protest at the Capital’s Freedom Park. The park itself had become ground zero for opposition protests during and after the 2013 National Election. 609 more words