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  1. CAMBODIA: New Guidelines Aim to Protect Women, Children

    A 100-page set of guidelines for the legal protection of the rights of women and children was launched by the Ministr

    Friday, June 13, 2014
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 376
  2. CAMBODIA: Request to Investigate Khmer Rouge Sexual Violence Echoes Higher Global Profile

    The Khmer Rouge have been blamed for many horrors in Cambodia, but until relatively recently the regime's use of sexu

    Tuesday, May 13, 2014
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 306
  3. CAMBODIA: Report Finds Poor Implementation of Domestic Violence Law

    Preliminary research in two provinces has found that a lack of implementation of the domestic violence law means that

    Tuesday, January 21, 2014
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 213
  4. CAMBODIA: Cambodians Confront Taboo on Khmer Rouge Sex Crimes

    Savoen still wakes up screaming, reliving the evening she and about 30 other women were dragged to a forest by Khmer

    Tuesday, December 3, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 162
  5. CAMBODIA: UN Official Welcomes Possibility of Genocide Court Trying Sexual Crimes

    A senior United Nations official today welcomed the recent decision by Cambodia's genocide tribunal to annul a previo

    Friday, March 1, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 853
  6. CAMBODIA: Acid Attack Perpetrator Sentenced under New Cambodian Law

    Nhem Sreyda feels fortunate that she is still able to see after being doused with acid by her ex-husband in 2012.

    Wednesday, January 30, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 811
  7. CAMBODIA: Women speak out over Khmer Rouge sexual violence

    For three decades the scars branded onto Kim Khem's arms have been a reminder of the sexual torture she saw under the

    Monday, November 12, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 634
  8. CAMBODIA: Sexual Violence Recounted During KR Regime

    Sok Samith told of her Vietnamese friend impregnated by rape, forced to work in shackles and then sent to prison wher

    Thursday, October 11, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 507
  9. CAMBODIA: Cambodia Acid Attack Law Raises Hopes, Concerns

    The attack, in September 2011, left the 50-year-old mother of three with no right eye, 50 percent vision in the left

    Wednesday, October 3, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 508
  10. CAMBODIA: Less Power for Cambodian Women, Report Says

    Cambodian women have fewer opportunities than men, and less access to economic and political positions of power, a Wo

    Monday, June 18, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 151
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  13. CAMBODIA: Countering Domestic Violence

    In a groundbreaking 1994 report The Asia Foundation identified some of the underlying causes of domestic violence in

    Friday, February 11, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 303
  14. CAMBODIA: NGO Launches Women's Rights Campaign

    A local NGO has said it would distribute 5,000 books designed to increase awareness of laws and services related to r

    Monday, December 6, 2010
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  15. CAMBODIA: In Brief: Sex Workers Abused by Cambodian Officials - HRW

    Sex workers in Cambodia face rape, arbitrary arrest, extortion and other abuses at the hands of the authorities, acco

    Tuesday, July 20, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 575
  16. CAMBODIA: Rape Victims Need Better Protection from New Penal Code

    Cambodia's new penal code, which comes into force later this year, should be accompanied by stronger law enforcement

    Tuesday, March 9, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 462
  17. CAMBODIA: Rape of Children is a Growing Threat

    Amnesty International says rape and sexual crimes committed mainly against women and children has become a growing pr

    Monday, March 8, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 463
  18. CAMBODIA: Rape Risk Rises in Cambodia, Says Amnesty International

    Human rights organisations in Cambodia have called for the government to tackle the rising incidence of rape.

    Monday, March 8, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 490
  19. CAMBODIA: Gang Rape Pervasive Across Cambodia

    The tiny Southeast Asian country of Cambodia has seen explosive economic growth in the past five years.

    Monday, February 16, 2009
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 572