Formal Launching of Friends of R2P - Cambodia

Venue: Le Royale Raffles Hotel, Phnom Penh
Date: 2 December 2016, 08:30-16:30

 

Time

Program

Venue

08:30-09:00

Registration

Ballroom Salon II

09:00-09:30

Opening Session

Welcome Remarks

H.E. Amb. Pou Sothirak
Executive Director, CICP
R2P National Focal Point, Cambodia

H.E. Ms. Angela Corcoran
Ambassador of Australia to the Royal Kingdom of Cambodia

Dr. Noel M. Morada
Director, Regional Diplomacy
Asia Pacific Centre for the Responsibility to Protect, University of Queensland

 

09:30-10:00

Keynote Speech

H.E. Mr. Prum Sophakmonkol
Under Secretary of State
Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the Royal Government of Cambodia

 

10:00-10:30

Group Photo to be followed by coffee break

Foyer

10:30-11:30

Launching of Friends of R2P Cambodia

Presenters:

H.E. Ambassador Pou Sothirak
Executive Director, CICP
R2P National Focal Point, Cambodia

Professor Pou Sovachana
Deputy Executive Director for Research and Publication, CICP
Q&A

 

11:30-12:00

Closing Session
Closing Remarks

H.E. Amb. Pou Sothirak
Executive Director, CICP
R2P National Focal Point, Cambodia

Dr. Noel M. Morada
Director, Regional Diplomacy, APR2P

 

12:00-13:30

Lunch

Café Monivong

13:30-15:00

Seminar Session

Promoting R2P in Southeast Asia: The Role of Cambodia

Lecture by Dr. Noel M. Morada
Director, Regional Diplomacy, APR2P

The seminar is an introduction to the principle of the Responsibility to Protect and the importance of atrocities prevention.  It will focus on how the R2P has evolved since its adoption in the UN General Assembly in 2005, its relevance to Cambodia and Southeast Asia in general and to ASEAN in particular.  It will also examine the role of government sector in promoting R2P at home and at the regional level.  As well, it will discuss the role of R2P Focal Point and building a national architecture for atrocities prevention.  

Q&A

 

15:00-15:30

Coffee Break

 

15:30-16:00

Continuation of Q&A

 

16:00-16:30

Closing Session

Closing Remarks

H.E. Ambassador Pou Sothirak
Executive Director, CICP
R2P National Focal Point, Cambodia

Dr. Noel M. Morada
Director, Regional Diplomacy, APR2P