Rainbow Community Kampuchea

Khniom Chang Doeung: What is SOGIE?

In the wake of International Human Rights Day, Rainbow Community Kampuchea (RoCK) and Destination Justice are releasing a new episode of Khniom Chang Deung (“I want to Know”) addressing the topic of Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and Gender Expression (SOGIE).  This episode is part of the fruitful collaboration between the two organisations and hopes to support RoCK’s effort in sensitizing the Cambodian people to the issue of SOGIE. About SOGIE Sexual Orientation refers to an individual’s physical, romantic sexual, and/or emotional attraction to a specific gender or genders. As such, individuals may identify themselves as lesbian or gay (that is, when they are attracted to the same gender as theirs), bisexual (that is, when they are attracted to both female and male genders), asexual ...

Release of the Guide to Human Rights for LGBTQ in Cambodia

The ‘Guide to Human Rights for LGBTQ in Cambodia’, a collaboration between Destination Justice and Rainbow Community Kampuchea (RoCK), has been released on 10 December 2015, and is now available online in English and in Khmer. The guide is available on chbab.net in English and in Khmer.

International Human Rights Day with RoCK (Rainbow Community Kampuchea)

10 December is known as International Human Rights Day around the globe; especially, in countries that have committed to the rights contained in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. As the Constitution of the Royal Kingdom of Cambodia has incorporated the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, Cambodia, Cambodian people joined together on International Human Rights to celebrate their rights in public. Over the 09th and 10th of December 2014, Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people and their supporters gathered as a group over 130 participants, including 24 commune officials from different provinces to celebrate human rights with all activities such playing games, discussing human rights and a sunset boat cruise. Rainbow Community Kampuchea (RoCK) is an LGBT community and...