Tag: human rights

April 18, 2022

What Happens When We Invest in Girls’ Education

It is important that everyone receives an education, not just boys. In fact, education is a fundamental human right as protected in Article 26 of the Universal Human Rights. The positive impacts of girls’ education are […]

January 12, 2022

The Importance of Awareness in the Fight to End Human Trafficking

January is National Human Trafficking Awareness Month, but at Center for Girls (CFG), awareness is a year-round mission as the battle is too large to be contained in one month. In Thailand alone, it is […]

February 14, 2020

V-Day Movement

Usually, 14th of February, Valentine’s Day, is associated with love and dedicating your day to your close ones. But now for more than 20 years, a movement called V-Day is also taking place at the same […]

May 24, 2019

Workshop at School: How to Stay Safe from Human Trafficking

As Chiang Khong is in a border area, it is at a relatively high risk for human trafficking. In order to stay safe from human trafficking, it is important that children are aware of the risks and the possibilities for protection from a young age onwards.

May 9, 2019

Empowered Women Empower Women

When a person deals with problems such as domestic violence or abuse, it is of crucial importance that they have someone who they can talk to and who knows how to help them. With the Women for Change project, Center for Girls educates women to be points of contact for people who need help with these issues.

May 3, 2019

Empowering Today’s Youth to be Leaders Tomorrow

P’Loy, P’Pan, and the other leaders of the workshop were able to create a platform for children and their parents to come together and talk about subjects that are sometimes hard to talk about in the home.

April 25, 2019

CFG Informs Restaurant Staff about Preventing Human Trafficking

On the 8th of April, Center for Girls organized a workshop for the business owner network. This network is part of CFG’s by Kindernothilfe funded Programme for the prevention of child trafficking and the commercial sexual exploitation of children (CSEC). During this successful […]

December 6, 2018

Measuring Success in Terms of the Things That Don’t Happen

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 […]

September 29, 2017

Song Pi Nong Bags to Be Sold on Koh Phangan

The Song Pi Nong 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 Song Pi Nong, a remote village in […]

September 27, 2017

Soap Making for Social Change

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 violence in their area. […]