On the 20th of March, 2023, a significant meeting took place at the Kompong Thom Provincial Hall. The Community Legal Education Center, in a joint effort with the NGO Forum on Cambodia, FLO, and AFD organization, gathered to discuss a matter of great importance.
In attendance was HE. Sok Hai, the Deputy Governor of Kompong Thom Province, along with representatives from various departments, villages, communes, districts, and other provincial authorities. The agenda was to verify the information contained in a report on land and natural resource disputes in Kompong Thom province and to explore possible resolutions for the impact of seven specific cases.
The discussions were fruitful. The Kompong Thom Provincial Administration, recognizing the gravity of the issues at hand, accepted these cases for further study. They committed to gathering more detailed information before proceeding to resolve the issues affecting the people.
This meeting marked a pivotal moment in the journey towards resolution, a testament to the power of collaboration and the relentless pursuit of justice.