Joining hands to build a solid and close Asean Community

By: Uch Leang and Asst Prof John Huang From Jan 1 Vietnam officially assumed the Asean chair role for annual rotating chairmanship. For Asean, 2020 is an important pivotal year because it marked the mid-term review of the Asean Community’s Master Plan 2015-25, while Vietnam would celebrate its 25th anniversary as a member of the bloc. The theme of Asean[…]

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Vietnam,Cambodia joint victory over Pol Pot regime was milestone

After taking control of Cambodia in April, 1975, Pol Pot’s  regime conducted barbaric policies against its own nation and hatred actions against Vietnam. It turned Cambodia from a beautiful country to a massive labour camp with extremely harsh conditions. Schools were destroyed, large-scale prisons with graves were built to torture and kill the opposition. In its controlling term (3 years,[…]

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First Annual Cambodia-China Cooperation Forum on “Cambodia-China Comprehensive Strategic Partnership toward the Community with a Shared Future: We Grow Together”

The relations between Cambodia and China date back at least to the 13th century, and diplomatic relations between the two countries were officially established on July 19, 1958. Despite their long diplomatic history, the relations between two countries grew close after Cambodia gained its independence from France in 1953 and later on. In April 2006 Cambodia and China agreed to[…]

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H.E. Dr. Kin Phea, IRIC’s DG delivers an Opening Remarks in the Workshop on Cambodia’s Environmental Challenges and the SDGs

In the afternoon of on 19 September 2019, Dr. Kin Phea, Director General of the International Relations Institute of Cambodia participated and delivered an opening remark in the Workshop on “Cambodia’s Environmental Challenges and the SDGs” which was o-organized by Korea Environment Institute (KEI), Royal Academy of Cambodia (RAC), National Council for Sustainable Development (NCSD) at Phnom Penh Hotel, Phnom Penh,[…]

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KEI, RAC and NCSD Jointly Organizes a Workshop on “Cambodia’s Environmental Challenges and the SDGs”

On 19 September 2019, Korea Environment Institute (KEI), Royal Academy of Cambodia (RAC), National Council for Sustainable Development (NCSD) jointly organized a Workshop on “Cambodia’s Environmental Challenges and the SDGs” at Phnom Penh Hotel, Phnom Penh, Cambodia. The objectives and expected outcomes of the workshop are: To discuss current trends and perspectives for the implementation of the CSDGs with environmental[…]

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Dr. KUIK Cheng-Chwee from National University of Malaysia Joins International Advisory Board of IRIC

Dr. KUIK Cheng-Chwee, Associate Professor and Head of Centre for Asian Studies of the Institute of Malaysian and International Studies (IKMAS) of National University of Malaysia (UKM), has become the newest member of the International Advisory Board (IAB) of the International Relations Institute of Cambodia (IRIC). Dr. KUIK Cheng-Chwee, concurrently, is also a non-resident Fellow at the Foreign Policy Institute[…]

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Most Warmly Welcome Prof. Dr. Caitlin Byrne on Board!

The International Relations Institute of Cambodia (IRIC) is honored and proud to have Prof. Dr. Caitlin Byrne, Director of Griffith Asia Institute (GAI) and a Faculty Fellow of the University of Southern California’s Centre for Public Diplomacy (CPD), in the International Advisory Board (IAB) of IRIC.Prof. Dr. Caitlin’s research is focused on Australian foreign policy and diplomacy. She has a[…]

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A Very Senior and Renowned Scholar from Germany Joins IRIC’s International Advisory Board

Prof. Dr. Jürgen Rüland, Professor of Political Science of Department of Political Science of University of Freiburg of Germany, has joined the International Advisory Board (IAB) of the International Relations Institute of Cambodia (IRIC). Prof. Dr. Jürgen Rüland is a very senior and renowned scholar with very extensive knowledge and experience. He has held so many academic positions in so many places[…]

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Welcome Prof. Dr. Xie Zheping from Tsinghua University on Board!

The International Relations Institute of Cambodia (IRIC) is honored and proud to have Prof. Dr. Xie Zheping, Associate Professor of Institute of Education, Tsinghua University, China, in the International Advisory Board (IAB) of IRIC. Our IAB has primary purpose to ensure the institute leadership has ready access to diverse input and ideas from international academic circles during scheduled consultations. It[…]

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Welcome Prof. Dr. TAKAHASHI Akio on Board!

The International Relations Institute of Cambodia (IRIC) is honored and proud to have Prof. Dr. TAKAHASHI Akio, PhD in Economics, Professor at Department of South Asian Studies, Institute of Advanced Studies on Asia, the University of Tokyo, Japan, in the International Advisory Board (IAB) of IRIC. Our IAB has primary purpose to ensure the institute leadership has ready access to[…]

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