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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 […]

September 29, 2017

Songpinong Bags to be sold on Koh Phangan

2017, September 29 – The Songpinong Women for Change have secured their first distributor for their bag-making project! Last week, ten bags made by members of Women for Change in Songpinong, a remote village in […]

September 27, 2017

Soap Making for Social Change

2017, September 27 – This month, the Huay So Women for Change group participated in a workshop on issues related to gender-based violence and gender equality. In this context the women conducted research on domestic […]

September 19, 2017

Business Owners Against Human Trafficking

2017, September 19 – Local businesses are instrumental in identifying, reporting, and preventing human trafficking, Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children (CSEC), and abuse. Last Saturday, Center for Girls convened local Chiang Khong business owners for 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 […]

August 15, 2017

20 Years Of Empowering Women And Children: CFG Celebrates Anniversary

2017, August 15 – This week, we are celebrating 20 years of Center for Girls – 20 years of empowering women and children, a commitment to reducing gender-base violence, and education within our community about […]

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 […]

June 26, 2017

Human Trafficking in Thailand: Chiang Rai Province

2017, June 26 –  Center for Girls was recently lucky enough to have Claire Horwood as a volunteer – check out her personal blog post about human trafficking in the Mekong region: Silk scarves billow […]

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 […]