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1. news | 23 Feb 2015
» PHNOM PENH - A Spanish environmental activist was arrested in Cambodia Monday and will shortly be deported, officials said, a move described by a rights group as the government's latest attempt to stifle dissent.
2. news | 23 Feb 2015
By Kyodo News
» A foreign environmental activist critical of the government was arrested Monday for overstaying his visa, a local rights group and police sources said.
3. opinion | 20 Feb 2015
Local Concerns: Environment
» Plans by the Office of Natural Resources and Environmental Policy and Planning (ONREPP) to re-designate parts of coastal community areas in Krabi as an environmental protection zone may sound like a good news for local c...
4. news | 07 Jan 2015
» China on Wednesday granted public interest groups more power to sue those that flout environmental protection laws, the country's highest court said, as Beijing steps up efforts to curb pollution that regularly chok...
5. news | 09 Jan 2015
» SYDNEY - Environmental activist group Sea Shepherd said Friday it has been chasing a "poaching" ship for three weeks amid heavy ice flows in an attempt to stop the crew from illegal fishing in the Southern Ocean.
6. learning | 24 Sep 2013
People in the news
» Well-known environmental activist Sasin Chalermlarp tells our Life section about his recently-completed 388km walk to protest against the Mae Wong Dam and what he learned from the experience.
7. multimedia | 20 Feb 2015
» Moscow court jails Russian opposition activist Alexei Navalny for 15 days, saying he disrupted public order by distributing leaflets for an unsanctioned anti-Kremlin protest. Deborah Lutterbeck reports. - REUTERS
8. news | 15 Feb 2015
» International and local human rights defenders have condemned the murder of a land rights activist in Surat Thani, calling on police to launch a “serious” hunt for his killers.
9. news | 03 Feb 2015
» Activist Andy Hall is back in court to fight another defamation case brought by Natural Fruit Co, a Prachuap Kiri Khan company he accused of human rights violations.
10. news | 29 Jan 2015
» PHNOM PENH - Eighteen more Vietnamese hill tribe Montagnards fleeing persecution in the communist nation have crossed into Cambodia's jungle to seek asylum, a rights activist said on Thursday.