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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 […]

March 15, 2017

CRPC Daughter Obtains Thai Citizenship

2017, March 15 – We are very excited for our partner, Child Rights Protection Center, and their daughter who has recently received official statehood! Check out their post about it: We are pleased to announce […]

February 14, 2017

What Is Human Trafficking?

2017, February 14 – Today, we have a guest blog post by international staff Emily Prey on human trafficking. Read the full post on her blog. A lot of people have the wrong idea of what […]

January 31, 2017

Body Positivity Workshop

2017, January 31 – Last weekend, Center for Girls’ international volunteer Emily led a Body Positivity Workshop at the CRPC shelter. Adolescence is a particularly impressionable time and we, as adults, need to make sure […]

January 24, 2017

Vocational Skills Training in Songpinong

May 23, 2017 – Last week Center for Girls partnered with the Starfish Foundation in Chiang Rai to provide vocational skills training to a group of Lahu women from Songpinong Village we reached through our […]

January 17, 2017

National Children’s Day

January 17, 2017 – Every year on the second Saturday of January people all over Thailand come together to celebrate “Wan Dek”, or National Children’s Day. Children’s Day is observed nation-wide in order to give children the […]

December 21, 2016

Family Aid and Development Project

We are very excited to announce beginning of a new project in Songpinong! Together with our friends at the Child Rights Protection Center (CRPC), we have put together a Project Team that has planned out the timeline […]

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 […]