The State of Academic Freedom in Cambodia

This article was published by Asian Vision Institute on 20 July 2020. Kimkong Heng Academic freedom, according to Cary Nelson, Professor of English at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, is the freedom to “engage in intellectual debate without fear of censorship or retaliation”. It allows researchers, academics, teachers and students to express their viewsContinue reading “The State of Academic Freedom in Cambodia”

Cambodia: Caught in the middle

This article was published by The Interpreter on 17 June 2020. As it navigates a post-Covid recovery, Cambodia needs to strike a balance between the US and China. Even as it grapples with the economic fallout of Covid-19, Cambodia has a China problem. The perception of Prime Minister Hun Sen as a stooge for BeijingContinue reading “Cambodia: Caught in the middle”