This report is a part of the achievements of UNODC's project on combating sexual exploitation of children.
In addition, UNODC and the project countries have oraganised Regional Legal Research Group Meeting to exchange information every year since 2012.
We are working to draft a Cybercrime Law in order to further protect children against sex tourism by criminalising simple possession of child pornography in an electronic form." Participants also discussed recent development of legal framework as well as remaining legal issues to be further considered such as criminalisation of possession of child pornography in non-digital form for non-distribution purpose, use of child pornography in private places, grooming and specific measures for child protection in the criminal justice process.
"Cambodia ratified and approved almost all major international instruments related to prevention and criminalisation of sexual exploitation against children, and thus, we are obliged to prepare our domestic legal framework in conformity with all those instruments," stated H. Chan Sotheavy, Secretary of State of the Ministry of Justice.
The Buddhist law student worked as a DJ at Martini Pub and had recently begun serving as an undercover informant for the Christian human rights group International Justice Mission (IJM).
Sek took part in the organization’s earliest sex trafficking investigations in Cambodia.Phnom Penh (Cambodia), 10 July 2017 - A consultative workshop has been held in Phnom Penh to enhance the legal framework to protect children from sex tourism in Cambodia. The workshop was part of efforts to protect by addressing current legal gaps and exploring legislative reform, and included the presentation of the progress of a new updated report on existing gaps.Coorganised by the Ministry of Justice of Cambodia and UNODC as a part of a project enhancing the capacity of law enforcement officials in combating travelling child sex offenders in Cambodia, Lao PDR and Viet Nam (Project Childhood II), the workshop was presided over by H. "The Royal Government of Cambodia considers tourism a priority area among the key priority areas in economic and social development in which tourism industries importantly contribute to the domestic revenue and create many job opportunities for people," stated Minister Vathana.Excited, disgusted, and afraid of being found out during his capital city spying, Sek repeated Romans to himself: .Over time, “fear led to longing; longing led to transformation that is unimaginable,” he told colleagues at an IJM conference a decade later, explaining how he became a Christian and the group’s top lawyer in Cambodia. “He also changed a family, a community, a nation.” Between 20, Sek and his team watched the prevalence of underage girls in busy brothels, roadside massage parlors, and neon-lit karaoke bars steadily drop as they partnered ...