In Wellness Forum
However, because the title of the thesis "Illegal Logging, Deforestation and Forced Eviction in Cambodia" was too sensitive, after the research materials and interviews were collected and the first draft had already been written, the professor who was co-supervisor was afraid of being implicated, so he suddenly refused the guidance and asked Vutha Signed voluntary withdrawal and thus did not obtain a master's degree. Later, Vutha was exposed to many indirect personal safety threats because of his work in a human rights organization, studying the plight of aboriginal people, teaching farmers to use GPS positioning on smartphones, and taking pictures, photographs, and texts to record the situation of illegal logging and forced evictions. Workers in the field of human rights, even though they have some Image Manipulation Service overlap with each other, will not admit to knowing each other when asked by strangers, so as to avoid getting into trouble. Therefore, Vutha admitted that on certain issues, it is safer to write in a foreign language than Cambodian. In this sense, a foreign language is not only a channel for external communication and understanding of the world; inwardly, it is a voice tool that bypasses speech censorship and finds gaps in freedom of speech. 2-06_(1) Photo Credit: Vutha The international organization RCTS/SEAOAN (Cambodia Rural Science and Technology Support Organization), where Vutha works, teaches farmers to use ICT (Information and Communication Technology) to become citizen journalists, exposing illegal logging and mining, land occupation and forced eviction in the village, which damage the environment and invade human rights behavior. "The future of my child is the only thing I can think about right now": Parenting Scripts and Work Adjustments During the university and research years, Vutha originally lived in the rubber company's dormitory. Later, because no one in the family was an employee, he lost his residence and had to find another place to live. The new landlord is a kind wife who admires Vutha's character very much.