Ly Sok-Kheang (Documentation Center of Cambodia)

Dr Ly Sok Kheang is Director of the School of Genocide, Conflict and Human Rights, and head of Anlong Veng Peace Center. The oldest son of four siblings, he is a native of Kandal province, where his parents worked as farmers. In 2002, Lyvolunteered and later became a staff member at the Documentation Center of Cambodia (DC-Cam), while pursuing his Bachelor Degree at Royal University Phnom Penh. As one of the most able staff members, he won a scholarship to pursue his Master’s degree at Coventry University in the UK in 2005. Upon completion of theprogram 2006, he returned to DC-Cam as Project Leader of Living Documents and Witnessing Justice.

In 2008, Ly was accepted into a PhD program at Coventry University, writing his doctoral research titled “The Dynamics of Cambodia’s Reconciliation Process, 1979 to 2007.” Dr Ly officially graduated in 2014.

Ly is a Co-Investigator of the Phase 1 Cambodia project ‘The Anlong Veng Peace Tours.’

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