Category: Gender-Based Violence

June 19, 2022

Sexual Violence in Conflict in 2022

June 19 is the International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict. In 2015, The United Nations General Assembly choose 19 June to commemorate the adoption of Security Council resolution 1820 (2008) on 19 June 2008. […]

May 1, 2022

Violence: Learn to Recognize Them

There are many forms and types of violence. It is vital to be aware of these forms and types of violence to help reduce violence against women and children. 3 Forms of Violence 1. Direct […]

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 […]

June 19, 2019

When Every Woman Has A Microphone

Entering the 4th year in the Women for Change initiative with Diakonia, Center for Girls (CFG) gathered together 32 women from the Sri Don Chai subdistrict for a full-day workshop of fun, team building, and […]

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.

January 10, 2019

9 Latest Key Findings the UN Made on Human Trafficking Worldwide

Human Trafficking is a worldwide phenomenon. As it’s for the most part happening behind closed doors though, numbers are hard to gather. How many individuals are affected, and what form of exploitation are they exposed […]

November 25, 2018

How It All Started: Nunnaree’s Story is CFG’s Story

Forced by social norms telling her that only boys should receive an education after elementary school and the economic ‘burden’ of raising a girl, Nunnaree Luangmoi dropped out of school in northern Thailand at age […]

Education Is Key: Empowering Local Communities to Eradicate Gender-Based Violence

Today is the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, marking the start of 16 days of activism against gender-based violence (GBV). Violence against women is a global epidemic – according to the […]

April 19, 2018

Knowledge Is Power: Training Kids and Parents On Child Rights

Two weeks ago, Center for Girls (CFG) visited the ethnic Lahu village of Songpinong. As part of our project together with Kindernothilfe, educational workshops on human trafficking and the Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children (CSEC) […]