Leonie Kijewski

Leonie Kijewski

Myanmar

New report: Proposed Myanmar dam could displace thousands

Some worry that despite financial and social costs, much of the electricity proposed dam will generate will be exported.

New report: Proposed Myanmar dam could displace thousands

Cambodia

Kem Ley murder: Groups slam arrest of activists seeking new probe

Human rights organisations condemn arrests of seven as Cambodian clampdown on freedom of press and freedom of assembly.

Kem Ley murder: Groups slam arrest of activists seeking new probe

Asia Pacific

Thai court rejects class action against sugar giant Mitr Phol

Cambodian villagers accuse Thailand's biggest sugar company of stealing their land, something the company denies.

Thai court rejects class action against sugar giant Mitr Phol

Asia Pacific

Cambodian farmers take Thai sugar giant to court

Two Cambodian villagers claim the company illegally took their land to clear it for sugarcane farming.

Cambodian farmers take Thai sugar giant to court

Cambodia

Cambodia rights activist freed from jail after pardon

Activists, opposition welcome royal pardon of award-winning land rights defender Tep Vanny after two years in prison.

Cambodia rights activist freed from jail after pardon