Forced to Dance

This story was collected during research for Forgotten No More: Male Child Trafficking in Afghanistan

I am 13 years old. My family life was difficult. I had a stepmother who beat me many times.

When I was around 11 years old, I was walking in the provincial capital and...

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Hagar Featured in Reuters’ Article

(Fishermen rescued from Thai fishing boats have breakfast at a building in the Chroy Changva district of Phnom Penh June 18, 2015. REUTERS/Samrang Pring)

By Astrid Zweynert

PHNOM PENH, July 12 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - When hundreds of fishermen were rescued from a life of slavery on Thai fishing...

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Proud to Be a Girl

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Just a few days ago, we celebrated the 4th of July. What a great day, celebrating the independence and freedom that we experience as Americans. The very next day, you may have watched the US Women’s National team bring home the World...

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Finding Healing in the Community

My name is Sokha and I was born in Phnom Penh. Our family didn’t have much but we were happy. My mother worked in the factory and my father was a driver. I was in school and doing okay.

But one event changed my life...

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Volunteer Needed

If you are looking for a fulfilling volunteering experience and are able to commit at least one year, WE NEED YOU! Hagar International is now looking for a passionate and qualified professional to fill the role of a Marketing & Communications Officer based in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. View the full...

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