Married by the revolution: forced marriage as a strategy of control in Khmer Rouge Cambodia - Jacobs RP.
This article asks how genocidal regimes select policies of social control and why they vary in implementation within a revolutionary movement. Using the case of forced marriage under the Khmer Rouge regime, I argue that regime ideology was used to make vio... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 26, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

‘Even their remains should be in handcuffs’: Khmer Rouge vilified
Cambodians reflect after the UN-backed war crimes tribunal issued its final judgement on the regime’s brutal rule. #warcrimestribunal #khmerrouge #cambodians (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 23, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Former Khmer Rouge leader Khieu Samphan loses genocide appeal
Ruling marks the final decision by the court and ends 16 years of work by the UN-backed war crimes tribunal in Cambodia. #khmerrouge #unbacked #khieusamphan #warcrimestribunal (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 22, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Transferring road safety knowledge from road safety specialists empowering peer influencers in Cambodia: turning adversity into success during the pandemic - Shuey R, Sann S, Chhi K, Kong S.
During the global pandemic, an international road safety on-line collaboration between Australia and Cambodia was initiated to design, develop and deliver a virtual training course in June/July 2021. Ten highly experienced Australian and Cambodian road saf... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 15, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Community-Based Prevention Source Type: news

"Help children walking on the right path": understanding parents' and grandparents' perceptions on violence against children in Cambodia and prevention strategies - Andajani-Sutjahjo S, Neang M.
This study examined parents' and grandparents' understanding of violence against children (VAC) strategies to prevent VAC in the home. Research questions: What do parents and grandparents understand about VAC? Which child discipline practices are violent? ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 10, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Blinken: China military drills are'significant escalation '
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia — U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said Friday that China's military exercises aimed at Taiwan, including missiles fired into Japan's exclusive economic zone, represent... #blinken #militaryexercises #phnompenh #escalation (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 5, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The most distinctive birds are the ones most at risk of extinction
It’s bad enough that Earth could be losing thousands of species each year. Now, two independent studies of birds have concluded the ones most likely to disappear are those that serve unique—and possibly irreplaceable—functions in their ecosystems. Consider the toucan: Its iconic beak lets it eat and disperse seeds and fruit too large for other birds in South American rainforests. Yet these striking creatures, as well as vultures, ibises, and others with distinctive physical traits, are likely to be the first to go extinct, homogenizing the avian world, according to one study. A second paper predicts communities will ...
Source: ScienceNOW - July 21, 2022 Category: Science Source Type: news

Monarch Butterflies Officially Listed as Endangered By Scientists
The monarch butterfly fluttered a step closer to extinction Thursday, as scientists put the iconic orange-and-black insect on the endangered list because of its fast dwindling numbers. “It’s just a devastating decline,” said Stuart Pimm, an ecologist at Duke University who was not involved in the new listing. “This is one of the most recognizable butterflies in the world.” The International Union for the Conservation of Nature added the migrating monarch butterfly for the first time to its “red list” of threatened species and categorized it as “endangered” — two s...
Source: TIME: Science - July 21, 2022 Category: Science Authors: CHRISTINA LARSON/AP Tags: Uncategorized animals climate change healthscienceclimate wire Source Type: news

How war changes land: soil fertility, unexploded bombs, and the underdevelopment of Cambodia - Lin E.
How does past political violence impact subsequent development and practices, long beyond the life of the regime that perpetrated violence? Prior research focuses on physical destruction without much attention to weapons left behind in conflict zones. I co... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 28, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Giant freshwater stingray caught in Cambodia is world's largest
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Source: Reuters: Health - June 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cambodian catches world's largest recorded freshwater fish, scientists say
#cambodian #catchesworld (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

World's biggest freshwater fish, a 660-pound stingray, caught in Cambodia
Cambodian villagers on the Mekong River have caught what researchers say is the world's biggest freshwater fish ever recorded, a stingray that weighed in at 661 pounds , and took around a dozen... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mekong villagers land heaviest ever freshwater fish
Cambodian villagers on the Mekong River have caught what researchers say is the world's biggest freshwater fish ever recorded, a stingray that weighed in at 300kg and took around a dozen men to... #villagers #cambodian #mekong (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 20, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Stingray in Cambodia may be largest freshwater fish ever caught
A giant stingray measuring 13 feet long and 661 pounds may be the largest freshwater fish ever caught. #stingray (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 20, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A Giant Stingray May Be the World ’s Largest Freshwater Fish
In the Mekong River in Cambodia, fishers and researchers found a 13-foot-long, 661-pound stingray — a win for conservation efforts in the area. #giantstingray #mekongriver #fishers (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 20, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news