- Published on 12 May 2014
Mondolkiri, April 26 -28, 2014: Deforestation and Illegal logging from Economic Land Concessions (ELCs) – which have been happening many years ago – are the concerned issues in Mondulkiri as the cases are getting worst from day to day. As being witnessed on the circumstances also in response to the needs of the Indigenous People (IP) over their livelihood difficulties caused by the dispute between granted companies and IP in Mondulkiri, a group of national and international media such as Phnom Penh Post, Radio Free Asia, Voice of America, ABC Radio Australia, Voice of Democracy, Thmey Thmey and CEN websites, accompanied by CSOs working group, joined together for a three-day media trip to spot the deforestation and illegal logging in Pu Kong and Sre Ampel villages, Keo Seima district, Mondukiri province.
- Published on 28 April 2014
The NGO Forum on Cambodia in cooperation with Cambodia REDD+ Taskforce Secretariat (RTS), Fauna and Flora International (FFI), European Union (EU), Non-Timber Forest Products-Exchange Programme (NTFP-EP), Action For Development (AFD) organized a basic training on “Climate Change, Forest Governance and REDD+” for CSOs REDD+ Network’s Members. The basic training on climate change, forest governance and REDD+ was conducted from April 07 to 09 2014 at the Cambodia Japan Cooperation Center. The training was attended by 30 participants, 09 of which were women.
- Published on 08 April 2014
The NGO Forum on Cambodia together with other 13 local and international organizations organized the a three-day Peace Campaign related to Concerns on Don Sahong Dam from March 29 - 31 in three provinces inlcuding Kratie, Stung Treng and Kompong Cham.
The first two days in Kratie and Stung Treng, there were over 400 community people, local authority and Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) attended the program where the presentations on Don Sahong Dam such as researching reports, negative impacts and the geography of the location were being presented by the specialists and speakers from CSOs. The program were later on followed by the boat campaign, where the partakers join together for the boat riding along the mekong to the location where the dolphines are habitated and to see the view of the mekong river. During that occasion there press conference were also organized to open the opportunities for media team to seek for more needed information.