Phnom Penh, Cambodia – On February 26-27th, APLE Cambodia and the National Committee for Counter Trafficking hosted a workshop on ‘The Elimination of the Sexual Exploitation of Children and Deportation’. The workshop was a success, with attention ...
January 22, 2015
Sihanoukville, Cambodia – Today, a 19 year-old Cambodian man was charged with sexual intercourse with a 12-year-old girl after police gathered enough evidence against him. The investigation was assisted by child protection organization APLE and revealed that he had lured the girl to a rented house and sexually abused her. The ...
December 24, 2014
Siem Reap: Yesterday a 46-year-old Russian national was arrested by police after two underage girls testified that they were sexually exploited and used in pornographic video filming. Earlier in December, child protection organization APLE started an investigation into the Russian man after information was obtained that he had underage ...
October 3, 2014
This morning, the Phnom Penh Municipal Court convicted Cambodian national Som Sopheak for having sexual intercourse with a 13-year-old boy. He was sentenced to five years in prison and ordered to pay 10 million riels as compensation to the victim. Sopheak was arrested in March by the police of the Anti-Human ...
Yesterday, the Appeal Court increased the amount of compensation to be paid by Japanese national Kato Atsushi to the girl whom he sexually abused as a child from 400.000 to five million riels ($1250 US), following an appeal lodged by her lawyers provided by the child protection NGO APLE. Atsushi ...