Protection and Management Policy on Angkor Wat Temple in Cambodia: An Overview

Authors

  • Rathny Suy School of Public Affairs, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, Anhui, 230026, China
  • Leaksmy Chhay School of Management, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, Anhui, 230026, China
  • Chakriya Choun School of Public Administration, Central South University, Changsha, Hunan, China

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.33094/journal.139.2018.11.10.13

Keywords:

Protection Policy, Management Policy, Angkor Wat temple, Cambodia

Abstract

This paper described on protection and management of the Cambodian government on the Angkor Wat temple. It also expressed to the Angkor Wat during the Pol Pot regime that is the zero time, the country had destroyed almost sectors, and Angkor was closed during that time, and some parts of Angkor Wat were destroyed. By the late Cambodian King Norodom Sihanouk, Angkor Wat was listed in UNESCO's World Heritage in Danger (later removed in 2004), because he submitted a request for help in 1992. To protection from the Angkor Wat site, World Heritage Site together with an appeal by UNESCO to the international community to rescue Angkor in 1994. In 1995, APSARA was established to protect and manage the area, and a law to protect Cambodian heritage was released in 1996. This review paper aims to provide the brief history of Angkor Wat temple as well.

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Published

2018-03-01

How to Cite

Suy, R., Chhay, L., & Choun, C. (2018). Protection and Management Policy on Angkor Wat Temple in Cambodia: An Overview. Asian Themes in Social Sciences Research, 1(1), 10–13. https://doi.org/10.33094/journal.139.2018.11.10.13

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