Category: Gender-Based Violence

January 10, 2019

9 Latest Key Findings the UN made on Human Trafficking Worldwide

January 10th 2019 – 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

The fight to end violence against women and children in northern Thailand

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 northern Thailand at age […]

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

Today (25 November) 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 – according […]

April 19, 2018

Human Trafficking & CSEC workshops in Songpinong

Two weeks ago, Center for Girls visited the ethnic Lahu village of Songpinong. As part of KNH, educational workshops on human trafficking and the commercial sexual exploitation of children (CSEC) were presented to children and […]

February 17, 2018

Mobile Child Rights Campaign

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 primary aim of this […]

September 14, 2017

Over 150 Attend CFG Women for Change Workshop

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 of abuse, as well […]

May 20, 2017

Emergency Cases

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 with little to no […]

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 […]

December 8, 2016

Cycling For Change

We are almost finished with the first year of our Women For Change Project, supported by our international partner Diakonia. In November, the participants led a campaign in their community to raise awareness of human trafficking, violence […]

June 20, 2016

Women for Change Training

Last week, Center for Girls began training sessions for our Women for Change project sponsored by Swedish partner Diakonia. Our team, which consists of CFG, CRPC, and Rim Khong staff, and women from the pilot […]