Category: Gender-Based Violence

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 […]

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 […]

April 19, 2018

Knowledge Is Power: Training Kids and Parents On Child Rights

2018, April 19 – Two weeks ago, Center for Girls visited the ethnic Lahu village of Songpinong. As part of our project together with Kindernothilfe, educational workshops on human trafficking and the commercial sexual exploitation […]

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 […]

September 14, 2017

Over 150 Attend CFG Women for Change Workshop

2017, September 14 – Now in its second year, the Women for Change Programme (WFC), a project which strives to empower women by increasing their knowledge of gender-based violence and the reporting procedures of cases […]

August 25, 2017

“Woman for Change” elected as Village Women’s Representative

2017, August 25 – Another success for the Women for Change project, and great news for the people of Baan Faen Village! Earlier this week, on the 22nd of August, Center for Girls was proud […]

July 4, 2017

Wonder Women for Change

2017, July 4 – On Saturday, 21 Women For Change participants from Sathan and Huay So attended a private screening of “Wonder Woman” in Chiang Rai. In total, there were 80 attendees, comprised of women […]

May 20, 2017

Every Human Deserves Dignity: Emergency Cases

2017, May 20 – Chiang Khong is a border town located near the Golden Triangle. As such, it is home to different marginalized ethnic minority groups, migrants, and refugees. Many of these people are stateless […]

December 14, 2016

November 25: The International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women

On a belated note, November 25th was The International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women. Center for Girls teamed up with MDTs in a campaign aimed at raising awareness of gender-based violence in Chiang […]