Phao’s Story

Phao’s Story

As a young native H’Mong girl in Yen Bai province, Phao never thought about setting foot out of her homeland. The world beyond those massive mountains was always mysterious to her. Like many other girls in the village, Phao was taught to strictly follow her ethnic...
Phavy’s Story

Phavy’s Story

In August 2020, Phavy’s friends invited her to a party. At the party, the then 12-year-old Phavy was forced to have sex with a man. She tried to escape but, without the help of her friends, she was beaten and raped. In 2021, Phavy was sent to Hagar for help by the...
Vietnam August Update

Vietnam August Update

Safe Migration Workshop In late August, Hagar Vietnam and the Women’s Union of Nghia Dan district (Nghe An province) organised a workshop on ‘Safe Migration’ for 40 returning migrants. The workshop was funded by the International Organization for Migration (IOM), to...
Solomon Islands August Update

Solomon Islands August Update

Project Launch and first annual report On Wednesday, 10 August, Hagar partner NGO HOPE Trust conducted their official project launch with assistance from Hagar. Over 60 people attended the hybrid event, at the Heritage Park hotel in Honiara and via Zoom, including the...
Cambodia August Update

Cambodia August Update

Prevention and awareness initiatives 288,358 people, including 828 migrant workers, from 171 villages were reached by 15 community awareness events addressing safe migration, human trafficking, and child protection. Hagar collaborated with local authorities for the...