Human Rights, Humanitarian Assistance,Refugees

Japan-Cambodia Human Rights Dialogue

September 21, 2017
Japanese

  1. The 8th Japan-Kingdom of Cambodia Human Rights Dialogue was held on August 15 in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
  2. The dialogue was led respectively by Mr. Masato Otaka, Ambassador in charge of UN Affairs, Deputy Assistant Minister of Foreign Policy Bureau, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan, and Mr. Keo Remy, President of Cambodia Human Rights Committee.
  3. During the dialogue, both countries exchanged views on human rights situation in general such as freedom of political activities, expression and association, the independence of the judiciary and the land problem. The countries also had fruitful discussion on Japan’s capacity building assistance to Cambodia and the cooperation in the field of human rights in the international area.

[note] The past dialogues

1st
March 7, 2005 (in Phnom Penh)
2nd
February 20, 2006 (in Phnom Penh)
3rd
August 14, 2008 (in Phnom Penh)
4th
August 27, 2010 (in Phnom Penh)
5th
August 24, 2011 (in Phnom Penh)
6th
September 4, 2013 (in Phnom Penh)
7th
August 12, 2015 (in Phnom Penh)