On the morning of October 14th 2014, the Borei Keila community marched from their area to the City Hall in order to submit a petition calling for an appropriate solution for their housing issues. They were joined by the Boeung Kak and former Boeung Kak in front of the Municipality. They were carrying a puppet picturing Mrs.
លោក ហ៊ុយ សារុណ អភិបាលរងខណ្ឌជ្រោយចង្វា បានចេញមកទទួលសំណើរបស់ប្រជាពលរដ្ឋ នឹងចុះពិនិត្យមើលផ្ទះប្រជាពលរដ្ឋដែលលិចទឺក និងសន្យាចាត់វិធានកាយប្រឡាយបង្ហូរទឹកចេញពីភូមិភ្លាមៗ។
Equitable Cambodia's staffs were beaten by the police while being in mission in Udor Meanchey. The local authorities checked the vehicle of EC without warrant and the target community they were visiting was threatened.
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On October 9th 2014 at 2: 30 pm, authorities came to measure Mrs Kim Vanny and Mrs. Nget Khun's land in Boeung Kak Lake. An incident occurred during the measurement of the plot of "Mamy" as former residents having accepted the offer or relocation in Borei Santepiep came back to stay under a wooden shelter
On the afternoon of October 8th 2014, the Phnom Penh Municipality gave land titles to 6 families of the village 22 of Boeung Kak lake: Heng Mom; Duong Kea; Heng Pisey; Heng Sokunty; Chhou Ly Seng; and Chhou Long.
On October 6, 2014, Ms. Nareth, forced eviction victim, Mr. Dy Na from Prek Leap community, and Ms. Long Kimheang, senior communication officer of HRTF visited the Railway community which have successes in negotiating with the Government to claim onsite upgrading for their community. The pictures below is the old house
On the morning of October 9th 2014, 40 residents from Deum Kor village in Chroy Changvar district went to the Appeal Court regarding the land conflict 17 families are experimenting against OCIC Company. They demand to the court to issue a safeguard order to prevent the Company to undertake any activity on the land without negotiations and talks. This request was denied by the First court of Phnom Penh.
On October 7th 2014, HRTF's director M. Sia Phearum was the guest speaker in a workshop on "how to write a petition" organized at the Youth Resource Development Program (YRDP).
Three communities gathered in front of the National Assembly to follow up their demands and petition submitted previously
On the afternoon of October 7th 2014, a small group of protesters from the land communities of Phnom Penh (Former Boeung Kak, Boeung Kak, Thmor Korl...) gathered in front of the National Assembly to follow up their demands and petition submitted previously. Five of them were allowed inside to meet with officials to
On the morning of October 8th 2014, 5 visitors from EU and Asia Organisation came to meet CSOs (CYN, IDEA, CICA, CCFC, CSFWFand HRTF) at Solidarity House. The main objectives of the meeting are to develop a greater collaboration among national and international civil society, to share up to date information on the developing state of civil society and current political context in Cambodia as well as to encourage the creation of a more enabling environment with civil society.
On the afternoon of October 3rd 2014, HRTF's director, program coordinator and senior communication officer met the country director of the World Bank in Cambodia to provide updates as well as information regarding the land issues in Phnom Penh.