program aims to strengthen the judicial reform process
in Cambodia, with the ultimate goal of eliminating
Cambodia's culture of impunity and ensuring respect
for the rule of laws.
Institute conducted a survey, beginning in July 2004,
on the Khmer Rouge Regime and Cambodians’ perception
of the upcoming Khmer Rouge trials among 536 people
in 6 provinces. According to the survey, 96.8 % of
the respondents want to have a Khmer Rouge trial,
44.1 % would prefer to have no trial at all than just
a sub-standard trial, 89.1% still think about the
Khmer Rouge years, and 24.7 % are not aware of a KR
trial being set up.
by the OSI Development Foundation, the project consists
of outreach activities carried out by KID citizen
advisors in 7 provinces: Kampong Cham, Kampong Thom,
Seamreap, Battambang, Prey Veng, Svay Rieng and Kratie.
The citizen advisors disseminate information about
the history of the Khmer Rouge, the structure of the
Extraordinary Chamber (EC), witness protection and
fair trial principles.
total of 12,210 people of which 6,429 were women,
participated in the outreach activities from 1st August
to 30 November 2005.
here to go to Khmer Rouge Tribunal Website