Background Documents


Note: For offical documents on active cases of the Extraordinary Chambers please go to the ECCC website (www.eccc.gov.kh)


2003-22 May: A/RES/57/228B: English (download) French (download) Welcoming the efforts of the Secretary-General and the Royal Government of Cambodia to conclude the negotiation of the draft Agreement between the United Nations and the Royal Government of Cambodia concerning the Prosecution under Cambodian Law of Crimes Committed during the Period of Democratic Kampuchea ...

2003-27 February: A/RES/57/228A: English (download) French (download) Requests the Secretary-General to resume negotiations, without delay, to conclude an agreement with the Government of Cambodia, based on previous negotiations on the establishment of the Extraordinary Chambers consistent with the provisions of the present resolution, so that the Extraordinary Chambers may begin to function promptly...

1999-18 February: Report of Group of Experts: English (download) ...the Group of Experts concluded that the evidence gathered to date testifies to the commission of serious crimes under international and Cambodian law, and that sufficient physical and witness evidence exists to justify legal proceedings against the Khmer Rouge leaders for those crimes....

1998-27 February: A/RES/52/135: English (download) Requests the Secretary-General to examine the request by the Cambodian authorities for assistance in responding to past serious violations of Cambodian and international law, including the possibility of the appointment, by the Secretary-General, of a group of experts to evaluate the existing evidence and propose further measures, as a means of bringing about national reconciliation, strengthening democracy and addressing the issue of individual accountability;

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  • 2005-2009 ECCC Approved Budget (download)
  • 2005-2009 ECCC Approved Budget Annexes (download)

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  • 2007-07-13: Summary of United Nations Expert Report on ECCC (English)
  • 2007-06-04: UNDP Special Audit of ECCC Human Resources (English)
  • 1999-02-18: Report of the Group of Experts (English)

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