Cambodia: Environmental activist Ven Vorn’s conviction upheld by Court of Appeal

New information KHM 003 / 1015 / OBS 084.3 Sentencing / Judicial harassment Cambodia September 29, 2016   The Observatory for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders, a partnership of the World Organisation Against Torture (OMCT) and FIDH, has received new information and requests your urgent intervention in the following situation in Cambodia.   New information:   The Observatory has […]

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Cambodia: Ny Chakrya’s unjust conviction must be overturned

  Paris-Geneva, September 23, 2016 – The unjust conviction of prominent Cambodian human rights defender Ny Chakrya must be overturned, the Observatory for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders (an FIDH-OMCT partnership) said today.   On September 22, 2016, the Phnom Penh Municipal Court sentenced Ny Chakrya, former head of the Human Rights and Monitoring Section of the Cambodian Human […]

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