Author: Emily Prey

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 […]

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 […]

December 8, 2016

Cycling For Change

December 8, 2016 – We are almost finished with the first year of our Women for Change Project, supported by our international partner Diakonia. In November, the 32 participants led a campaign in their community to raise […]

June 20, 2016

Our Women for Change Trainings Started

June 20, 2016 – Last week, Center for Girls began training sessions for our Women for Change project sponsored by Swedish partner Diakonia. Our team, which consists of Center for Girls, the Child Rights Protection […]

June 15, 2016

We Partner Up With Kindernothilfe

June 15, 2016 – Center for Girls is fortunate enough to work with German organization Kindernothilfe since 2012 on our Program for the Prevention of Child Trafficking and Child Abuse. In the past, we have […]