Women's Activism NYC

Tep Vanny

By: Kayros Lippwe | Date Added:

Tep Vanny is a land right activist and a human right defenders in Cambodia. Vanny has been defending her community for almost 10 years. She mobilized her community against the government and developmental corporations that forcibly removed thousands from their land and home. Vanny and her fellow activists are currently in prison for a peaceful protests for their home in Central Phnom Penh. The government arrested them to send out a scare-message to other activists in the community. Vanny stood up for others right and never stop seeking justice for her community.

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