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SRSG to present his latest report in Geneva on 19 March Tue 4 Mar 2008

04 March 2008 - The Special Representative of the Secretary-General for human rights in Cambodia, Professor Yash Ghai

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SRSG to present his latest report in Geneva on 19 March Tue 4 Mar 2008

04 March 2008 - The Special Representative of the Secretary-General for human rights in Cambodia, Professor Yash Ghai, is scheduled to present his...

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UN Agencies urge early ratification of new treaty on disability rights Mon 3 Mar 2008

13 March 2008 – OHCHR Representative, Christophe Peschoux, today urged the Government to strengthen its commitment to the rights of disabled persons by ratify the new Convention on the Rights of...

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Two UN bodies to consider Cambodia's human rights record in 2009 Fri 15 Feb 2008

15 February 2008 - The Geneva-based committee charged with monitoring implementation of the International Convenant on...

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Two UN bodies to consider Cambodia's human rights record in 2009 Fri 15 Feb 2008

15 February 2008 - The Geneva-based committee charged with monitoring implementation of the International Convenant on Economic, Social and...

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Khmer Rouge victims participate in ‘historic day’ at ECCC Mon 4 Feb 2008

04 February 2008 – Cambodians who suffered under the rule of the Khmer Rouge participated for the first time today in the Extraordinary Chambers trying the movement’s leaders.Read More


Khmer Rouge victims participate in ‘historic day’ at ECCC Mon 4 Feb 2008

04 February 2008 – Cambodians who suffered under the rule of the Khmer Rouge participated for the first time today in the Extraordinary Chambers trying the movement’s leaders. Read More


OHCHR welcomes Supreme Court decision Tue 1 Jan 2008

01 January 2008 - The OHCHR Cambodia Country Office has welcomed the decision of the Supreme Court to release on bail Sok Sam Ouen and Born Samnang and to send their case back to the Court of Appeal for...

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Cambodia Office relaunches webpages Tue 1 Jan 2008

01 January 2008 - The Cambodia Office has relaunched its webpages as part of OHCHR general redesign of its website. Over the coming months, the webpages will include new content, including more information...

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Expert visit to support process to establish a national human rights institution Mon 17 Dec 2007

17 December 2007 - Professor Brice Dickson, former Chief Commissioner of the Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission, began a week-long visit to Cambodia today to support the efforts underway by...

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