Phnom Penh: The Ministry of Environment will organize environmental camping and tree planting programs in the areaPrey Lang Wildlife Sanctuary on February 14 and 15, 2020, with the participation of local authorities, community members of the local community Protecting Nature Living in and around Prey Lang Area, as well as around 500 Ministry of Environment youth, to increase their love and participation Sorry Bio: biodiversity and ecosystem hireling in Cambodia as a whole and especially in the forest. This is the statement of Neth Pheaktra, Secretary of State and Environment Ministry spokesman, on January 21, 2020. He also said: “The Ministry of Environment invites all development partners, associations and NGOs, local communities to join the program together. Together to protect and preserve the natural resources, forests and wildlife that Cambodia has for generations to come. ”

According to the Secretary of the Ministry of Environment in the program, there will be tree trimming and presentation and dissemination of potential biodiversity and Prey Lang ecosystem services to participants as well. “The purpose of this environmental camping and tree planting program is to instill a spirit of love for biodiversity,” he said. : Diversity and ecosystem of Cambodians, especially youth and youth, to promote more active participation in conservation and conservation The natural resources we have. ” He said that due to the fact that full peace and development allow Cambodia to have sufficient opportunity to think about the conservation and conservation of biodiversity. Supporting the Environment and Sustainable Development To build a Cambodian society with a clean environment, natural resources protected and comfortable for survival Residents and environmental quality and environmental sustainability is ensured.

It should be highlighted that Prey Lang forest was established by the Royal Government in 2016 under the authority of the Ministry of Environment. The total area of ​​more than 430,000 hectares is located in the four provinces of Stung Treng, Preah Vihear, Kampong Thom and Kratie. In 2019, the Ministry of Environment announced the recognition of the 19 protected areas that have legal rights to participate in protected and protected activities. Natural resources in this important wildlife sanctuary.

Neth Pheaktra said the official recognition of the community protected areas by the Ministry of Environment is aimed at increasing management participation and Sustainable use of natural resources, as well as contributing to the improvement of local communities in line with the Royal Government of Cambodia policy. “The creation of this protected area community is a democratic way of sharing management and responsibility for us,” he said. The local community to manage the protected areas as well as to allow the community the right to use and enjoy the natural resources accordingly By law Protected areas. By: Sarkozy