indigenous rights
An office for CHSN Transportation in Kampong Speu's Oral district. (Danielle Keeton-Olsen)

Indigenous Families Block Land Grab in Kampong Speu

Indigenous Suoy families say they have blocked a company formerly chaired by the prime minister’s nephew Hun Chea from clearing their farmland in Kampong Speu, and are seeking compensation.

Ratanakiri provincial hall in July 2017. (Chorn Chanren/VOD)

Ratanakiri Community Says Revoked Concession Still Operates

Indigenous Jarai and Tampoun communities in Ratanakiri are urging authorities to return nearly 1,000 hectares of land from a rubber plantation that they say continues to operate on a revoked part of a concession.