Reducing digital gap in Cambodia through the fear of expression’s censorship

Reducing digital gap in Cambodia through the fear of expression’s censorship

The number of Internet users in Cambodia is rising in a country with one of the biggest digital gap in the region. However, there is a fear of a possible online censorship that could come through the weaving of a detailed legislation, as it has been used for example in traditional media since 2008 with laws that include vague provisions that can undermine freedom of expression, according to Licadho… READ MORE

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About Albeiro Rodas

Albeiro Rodas (in Cambodia Sky Ly Samnang), is a MA in Digital Communication, independent journalist and a Salesian of Don Bosco from Amalfi, Colombia, based in Cambodia since 1999. He is the creator of the Don Bosco schools of journalism in Sihanoukville and Kep with young people from poor communities and the founder of the Don Bosco Kep Children Fund. Medal for Social Commitment UPB (2010); among the 100 more upstanding Colombians abroad (Marca Colombia, 2012, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X39xwdGtVXI) and among the 12 Colombians that are making this a better world 2013 (http://www.colombia.co/en/culture/colombians-that-are-making-this-a-better-world.html).

One response to “Reducing digital gap in Cambodia through the fear of expression’s censorship”

  1. Eeng Kiaheng says :

    I think the Internet users in Cambodia are increasing everyday. And everyone is starting to know more and more about the Internet too. I think the Internet Cafe at Don Bosco Kep is a very good place. If people are educated about the Internet and the access to use the Internet is easier then there will be a tremendous increase of the Internet users in Cambodia soon!

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