Speech and Comments at the Ceremony to Celebrate 67th International Children’s Day – 1 June, Cambodian Children’s Day, and the 15th World Day against Child’s Labor – 12 June [Unofficial Translation]

In addition to the prepared text, to celebrate the 67th International Children’s Day, Samdech Techo Hun Sen made the following selected impromptu comments: … Looking from where I am, because you are very small children sitting in chairs, I seemed to see only chairs. You may all stand up. Since today we celebrate the children’s…


Address at the International Conference on the Responsibility to protect: Progress, Challenges and Opportunity in Asia Pacific: “Cambodia Takes the Leading Role in the Prevention of Genocide in ASEAN”

Your Royal Highness
Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen, Distinguished National and International Guests!

It, today, is my great pleasure to attend the International Conference on “the responsibility to protect: Progress, Challenges and Opportunity in Asia Pacific” with participations from foreign expert, representatives from the United Nations, ASEAN and International Organizations, and other sectors across in the World. Taking this opportunity, on behalf of the Royal government of Cambodia and myself, I would like to appreciate the conference organizers, especially the Cambodian Institute for Cooperation and Peace under the chairmanship of HRH Samdech Norodom Sirivudh, and the Asia Pacific Centre for the Responsibility to Protect and its Director, Dr. Alex Bellamy, for hosting this important conference.