“Combatting Human Trafficking in Afghanistan” Project

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  Hagar’s Combatting Human Trafficking in Afghanistan (CHTA) project focuses on raising awareness in high-risk communities about the threat of human trafficking. The project aims to prevent human trafficking through establishing cross-border networks. These networks will work collaboratively to effectively participate in preventing trafficking, protecting its victims, and prosecuting the...

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Tran’s Story

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  Tran was a model student at a local secondary school in the south of Vietnam. She was engaged in school activities, was well-loved by her teachers and peers, and dedicated herself to her studies. This all changed when at the age of 12, she was raped multiple times by...

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Join Us: Book Launch of “The Fear Bucket List” (25th April 2017)

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In her book, “The Fear Bucket List,” first-time author Dr. Kamilla Holst shares her personal story of struggling with extreme abuse, and how she won her battle over fear. For Kamilla, the journey towards truly living again began with pushing through her fear and pain to take back...

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“Behind The Mask” Features Original Artwork From Hagar’s Child Clients

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Thank you to everyone who supported the “Behind the Mask: A Child's Journey” photo exhibition and artist talk by Tanya Bennett at Duddell’s on 28th February! In partnership with The Sovereign Art Foundation, we were grateful to have this opportunity to bring the healing power of...

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Hagar Staff Profile: Anoosha of Hagar Afghanistan

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  "When my children were still young, my husband passed away. I worked hard to be able to send my children to school so they would one day get a career. Girls without a career and money are too often teased and chased by lustful men. The Government is weak...

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Hagar Cambodia Community Training Impact 2016

Hagar and Save the Children Launch “Family Care First” Multidisciplinary Advisory Group

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Hagar International and Save the Children, with funding from USAID, have launched a Multidisciplinary Advisory Group in Cambodia on 9th February 2017, to support Family Care First's development of Cambodia’s first Social Work and Training Standards. The current social service sector in Cambodia has many challenges, including...

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Accessing Justice For Survivors: USA vs. Erik Peeters

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In February 2009, the Cambodian authorities arrested Erik Leonardus Peeters, a 48-year-old American citizen, on suspicion of sexual contact with children. Peeters had arrived in Cambodia in 2008 and within two months had started to look for young boys. He particularly targeted children who were destitute or disabled, paying them...

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Join us at “Behind the Mask: A Child’s Journey” Photo Exhibition on 28 Feb 2017

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  In a partnership with The Sovereign Art Foundation (SAF) for a second time, Hong Kong-based artists, Ms. Tanya Bennett and Mr. Marc Standing led a creative arts workshop in Cambodia for child survivors of extreme abuse. Through mask-making, the youngsters were able to express...

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A Message from our Global CEO, Micaela Cronin

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Our global CEO Micaela Cronin speaks about the story of Hagar, our work, and what the job means to her.   [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=    

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