I don’t mind being blamed by the [political] leaders [for speaking out], but I don’t want journalists to blame me for being quiet. I have already sharpened my spurs to fight. If the leaders are not happy with me they can propose to withdraw my candidature.
Rong Chhun is President of The Cambodian Independent Teacher's Association (CITA), an organisation establishes in 2000 that works to promote solidarity between the private and public teachers all over the country irrespective of colour, race, sex, religion or political belief and to promote quality public education for all and the educational interest of students. The organisation also helps to protect the emotional, psychological and material interests of both public and private teachers.