Author: Center for Girls

January 19, 2022

What You Can Do to End Human Trafficking

So you’ve come to terms with the fact that human trafficking is occurring around you. You’ve heard that the International Labor Organization estimates that there are 40.3 million victims. You know very well there could be victims […]

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, awareness is a year-round mission as the battle is too large to be contained in one month. In Thailand alone, it is estimated […]

December 13, 2021

Child protection – What are we doing?

We have recently been involved in several activities as part of our Project to Empower the Community and Develop Local Mechanisms for the Protection of Children. The purpose of the project is to ensure that […]

November 25, 2021

The International Day for the Elimination of Violence – November 25

The International Day for the Elimination of Violence against women was started by The United Nations General Assembly in 1993. The day is observed on November 25 and raises public awareness about violence against women. […]

November 24, 2021

16 Days of Activism Campaign at Center For Girls

From November 24 – 25 Center For Girls took part in several activities for the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women. Here is what we have been up to. On November 25, […]

November 15, 2021

Reviewing Lesson Activity From Women For Change Project

Center For Girls recently hosted seven workshops between 19 September until 27 October 2021. We reviewed what women leaders have learned over the past five years from the Women For Change Project. These workshops were […]

November 8, 2021

Gender Inequality – what are we doing?

Globally, violence against women and girls is a major issue and is caused and perpetuated by gender inequality.  Affecting not only women and girls, gender inequality negatively impacts the wellbeing, life quality, and opportunities of […]

June 22, 2021

On Gender Stereotypes and Leadership

Globally, there is a large gender discrepancy in executive roles. There is no single country in the world where there are as many female CEOs as male CEOs. Compared to many other countries, Thailand has […]

August 14, 2020

CFG Celebrates 23 Years

On August 10th 2020, Center for Girls celebrated its 23 year anniversary. When CFG first started, it was met with opposition by many in the city of Phan. In 1997, the idea of female empowerment […]

July 24, 2020

2019 Annual Report

“In 2019 we continued implementing impactful programs throughout northern Thailand that assist and empower those most vulnerable in our communities; we trained more watchdogs to identify and appropriately intervene when violence against women and children, […]