Families living in the Prey Lang protected area demand investigating deforestation.
Ministry responds to blaming deforestation as the major factor for high temperatures.
CYP president says ministries tasked with preventing deforestation have no regular preventive measures.
Brazil to add the Trans-Amazonian Highway to the list of projects for privatisation.
Norway will pay Brazil US$70 million for reducing deforestation in the Amazon in 2017.
Youth Eco Labs, an intensive three-month programme to support youth to develop high-impact businesses that aim to solve some of Cambodia’s most pressing environmental challenges will be launched this month by Impact Hub Phnom Penh.…
Activist monks call to educate villagers about deforestation and illegal wildlife hunting.
The Environment Ministry plans to plant 500,000 trees in protected areas.
A recent forum highlighted a growing concern of Cambodian youth about Cambodia’s largest lowland evergreen forest, Prey Lang, and the impacts of deforestation caused by illegal logging.
About 100 Buddhist monks marched in the capital Monday to protest the cutting of trees in Prey Lang forest, a green belt that still covers much of central Cambodia.
Nearly 100 activists, students and politicians gathered here to discuss ways to curb illegal logging in Prey Lang forest, often considered Cambodia’s largest relatively intact forest.
A move by local authorities to bar visitors from a part of Prey Lang forest in Stung Treng province forced Phnom Penh students to visit other parts of the eastern forest, a green landscape pock marked by illegal logging.
A group of 50 students from Phnom Penh were banned by local provincial authorities Wednesday from visiting a local forest community in Prey Lang forest.