Posts Tagged “development”

Amnesty International Slum Stories in Cambodia

In 2010 and 2011 film director Chris Kelly produced five short documentaries for Amnesty International about the lives of people coping with the consequences of forced evictions in Cambodia. We have gathered all five films here just in case you have not seen them before, we hope you enjoy them.

Article from author Darran Anderson about ‘The Cause of Progress’

Check out this very interesting article from author Darran Anderson on his time spent in Cambodia last year.        

Boeung Kak Lake Teaser Released

This is our teaser trailer for Boeung Kak lake.

Sesan River Dam

Construction of the Lower Sesan 2 Dam in Stung Treng province will begin in 2014 and the government will spend next year relocating some 5,000 people from villages that are located in the dam’s future reservoir area, but neither a start date for construction nor details of compensation for those to be affected has been […]

Venerable Loun Sovath

“We Buddhists must find the courage to leave our temples and enter the temples of contemporary human experience, temples that are filled with suffering. If we listen to the Buddha, Christ or Gandhi, we can do nothing else. The refugee camps, the prisons, the ghettos, and the battlefield will then become our temples. We have […]