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Human rights defender of the Month – Ee Sarom

About 60.000 people were forcibly evicted in Cambodia in 2011 alone, local human rights group ADHOC reports. Those who refuse to abandon their house or dare to demonstrate face risk of arrest or violence, and human rights defenders working on housing rights are persecuted. In a country where many non-governmental organisations are afraid to support human rights issues, Ee Sarom, and his organisation, stands tall. ”Sometimes I am scared but I have to do my job”, says Ee Sarom.

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Russia Must End 'Smear Campaign' Against NGOs

Russia Must End 'Smear Campaign' Against NGOs | HumanRight | Scoop.it
Russian parliament approved a bill that severely restricts the independence of all non-governmental organizations (NGOs).
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