Justice Minister encourages civil society organizations to join the campaign to reduce case congestion

RNK Phnom Penh, May 19th, 2020-

Justice Minister Keuth Rith encouraged civil society organizations to join with the Ministry of Justice in a campaign to reduce case congestion at the municipal and provincial courts.

The Justice Minister made the remarks while holding a press conference on May 18, 2020.

He said that the Ministry of Justice is open to civil society, works with the ministry’s secretariat and that they can communicate freely with the ministry’s spokesperson.

The Ministry of Justice has also met with the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights in Cambodia (UNOCHR) and raised the issue of the handling of cases in the courts, said the Minister.

On May, 11, 2020, Justice Ministry created case congestion resolution commission at municipal and provincial courts.

By Mr Pheara!