Interior Ministry Registers 5,483 Associations and NGOs

AKP Phnom Penh, September 09, 2019 –

Ministry of Interior has registered a total of 5,483 associations and non-governmental organisations NGOs as of now, according to local media report.

The update was shared recently by the Ministry of Interior, underlining that of the number, 2,203 are associations and the rest 3,280 are NGOs.

The source added that in 2018, only 1,634 associations and NGOs fulfilled their committed interventions.

The total number of associations and NGOs lately registered does not include 81 associations and NGOs whose registration have been terminated.

Royal Government of Cambodia has encouraged productive operation of the registered development agencies without unnecessary restriction.

By Phal Sophanith