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 have participated in our […]
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 […]
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 […]
Our collective and personal responsibility to fight human trafficking: what we can do, how we can contribute?
Our collective and personal responsibility to fight human trafficking-What we can do, How we can contribute? Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little – Edmund Burke […]
This year Center For Girls partnered with the University of Minnesota – Twin Cities for the Mary T Scholars Graduate Fellowship Program in a pilot community development internship. This year’s interns include two Hmong-American scholars: […]
There are many misconceptions surrounding human trafficking and what it entails. According to the 2017 Trafficking in Persons Report, human trafficking is the ‘act of recruiting, harbouring, transporting, providing or obtaining a person for compelled labour […]