Empowering Vulnerable Women in Northern Vietnam

 

Yen Bai Province is situated in Northern Vietnam, identified as one of Vietnam’s hot spots for human trafficking. Since 2011, 71 cases of women and child trafficking have been reported to Yen Bai provincial authorities. [1]

With the help of Hagar’s key partner ‘Yen Bai Women’s Union’, a community-based Satellite Care Centre...

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A Mother’s Love Knows No Bounds

In January 2016, Nhi’s husband sexually abused their two young children. After years of physical abuse towards the family, Nhi decided to run away with her son and daughter, seeking refuge at Hagar’s Recovery Centre. All three were experiencing high levels of trauma. Nhi was quick to anger, isolating herself...

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The Impact of Trauma-Informed Care

Several months ago, my 8 year old daughter and I were involved in a motorcycle accident in Phnom Penh leading us to lay down the bike and sacrifice some patches of skin to the pavement. The injuries were non-life threatening, but the incident was traumatic nonetheless—feelings of horrible...

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Chanty Begins A New Life

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When she was 23 years old, Chanty was married against her will. “My parents and grandparents forced me to get married to a man I didn’t love. I protested again and again but they forced me. I feel sad that they didn’t understand me. I had no choice but to...

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Interview with Al Jazeera

Hagar was recently visited by al Jazeera to find out more about children who have been trafficked. We were informed they were so impressed by the standard of Hagar's work in counselling trafficking survivor's. [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v= I

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