Briefing Note on Business and Human Rights: Corporate Accountability in Land Rights Violations Executive Summary

  • 24/12/2020
  • Publications > Briefing Note
Today, 25 December 2020, CCHR releases a new Briefing Note on Business and Human Rights entitled “Corporate Accountability in Land Rights Violations”. This Briefing Note examines the challenges in holding corporations accountable for land-related human rights violations in the Kingdom of Cambodia. It does so through the analysis of four land conflicts affecting over 1800 households across the country, examining the various mechanisms available to those facing land rights violations and the methods employed by the communities to achieve a resolution. It identifies 9 areas of concern which hinder achieving corporate accountability, and concludes with a series of recommendations to prevent and remedy human rights violations caused by business operations in Cambodia.