Rule of Law Index : Cambodia worse than Afghanistan ?

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Rule of Law Index : Cambodia worse than Afghanistan ?

Post by CEOCambodiaNews » Thu Oct 20, 2016 5:47 pm

Cambodia worst in region for rule of law: report
Thu, 20 October 2016
Cristina Maza

Cambodia ranked 112 out of 113 countries surveyed globally and dead last in the East Asia and Pacific region when it comes to the perceived rule of law, a new report released today states.

The annual Rule of Law Index, published by the legal non-profit World Justice Project, measures how rule of law is perceived in countries around the world by scoring eight factors: constraints on government powers, absence of corruption, open government, fundamental rights, order and security, regulatory enforcement, civil justice and criminal justice.

Of the 15 countries surveyed from the East Asia and Pacific region, Cambodia scored lowest and New Zealand highest, with countries like Mongolia and Malaysia falling somewhere in between. Among all 113 countries rated worldwide, Cambodia came in 112, scoring just below Afghanistan and above only Venezuela, a country experiencing food shortages and frequent violence...

http://www.phnompenhpost.com/national/c ... law-report
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Re: Rule of Law Index : Cambodia worse than Afghanistan ?

Post by bolueeleh » Thu Oct 20, 2016 5:56 pm

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Re: Rule of Law Index : Cambodia worse than Afghanistan ?

Post by Kuroneko » Thu Oct 20, 2016 10:35 pm

[quote="CEOCambodiaNews"Cambodia came in 112, scoring just below Afghanistan and above only Venezuela, a country experiencing food shortages and frequent violence...

http://www.phnompenhpost.com/national/c ... law-report[/quote]

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Re: Rule of Law Index : Cambodia worse than Afghanistan ?

Post by Jamie_Lambo » Fri Oct 21, 2016 12:12 am

this is something to talk about at work tomorrow lol #GoTeam
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Re: Rule of Law Index : Cambodia worse than Afghanistan ?

Post by CEOCambodiaNews » Tue Oct 25, 2016 10:37 pm

Just in case you missed the details of this Rule of Law index: Singapore is the top marker for SEA, and Cambodia is the bottom (dregs) of the whole region - worse than the Myanmar junta, worse than the Thai army takeover, worse than Indonesia or the Philippines...

Food for thought.
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