Author: Center for Girls

January 19, 2019

Let’s Talk About The Future Of Thailand’s Kids

2019, January 19 – National Children’s Day is a big thing in Thailand: Every year around the second Saturday of January schools and authorities celebrate the young across the whole country. We took this opportunity […]

January 10, 2019

9 Latest Key Findings the UN made on Human Trafficking Worldwide

2019, January 10 – Human Trafficking is a worldwide phenomenon. As it’s for the most part happening behind closed doors though, numbers are hard to gather. How many indivuals are affected, and what form of […]

January 7, 2019

Start The Year Off Right: Center For Girls’s First Campaigning 2019

2019, January 7 – It took Center For Girls five days of the new year only to get on the streets of Chiang Khong and to promote human rights! On Saturday, we had the great […]

December 6, 2018

Measuring success in terms of the things that don’t happen

2018, December 6 – In the development sector, metrics matter. In our day-to-day work at Center for Girls (CFG), we have the ability to see the results of our programs firsthand. We encourage women who […]

November 25, 2018

How It All Started: Nunnaree’s Story is CFG’s Story

2018, November 25 – Forced by social norms telling her that only boys should receive an education after elementary school and the economic ‘burden’ of raising a girl, Nunnaree Luangmoi dropped out of school in […]

Education is key: Empowering local communities to eradicate gender-based violence

2018, November 25 – Today is the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, marking the start of 16 days of activism against gender-based violence (GBV). Violence against women is a global epidemic […]

October 1, 2018

Our collective and personal responsibility to fight human trafficking

2018, October 1 – Human Trafficking is a global phenomenon affecting millions of individuals. Each one of us can be part of the fight against it. But how? “Nobody made a greater mistake than he […]

February 17, 2018

Mobile Child Rights Campaign

2018, February 17 – Over the past week Center for Girls brought our ”Mobile Child Rights” project to two schools in the Chiang Khong area. A crucial part of CFG‘s work is educating and empowering children in local schools and communities. The […]

November 29, 2017

United Forces: Fighting Violence Against Women Worldwide

2017, November 29 – NGOs around the world join in solidarity to campaign for the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women on November 25th – and so does Center for Girls. The […]

October 24, 2017

Local Businesses Against Exploitation

2017, October 24 – Center for Girls held the second training session on human trafficking and commercial sexual exploitation of children (CSEC) for the local business owners of Chiang Khong district, with almost 60 people […]