Category: Human Trafficking

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 […]

October 1, 2018

Our collective and personal responsibility to fight human trafficking

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 who did nothing because he […]

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 […]

April 5, 2018

Mythbusting: Human Trafficking

There are many misconceptions surrounding human trafficking and what it entails. According to the 2017 Trafficking in Persons (TIP) Report, human trafficking is the ‘act of recruiting, harbouring, transporting, providing or obtaining a person for compelled […]

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 […]

October 24, 2017

Local Businesses Against Exploitation

In October 2017 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 in […]

September 19, 2017

Business Owners Against Human Trafficking

Local businesses are instrumental in identifying, reporting, and preventing human trafficking, CSEC, and abuse. Last Saturday, CFG convened local Chiang Khong business owners for the first in a new series of workshops to assess the current knowledge […]

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 […]