Hagar International Appoints New CEO

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MICAELA CRONIN APPOINTED HAGAR INTERNATIONAL CEO

The Board of Hagar International Foundation is delighted to announce the appointment of Micaela Cronin as Chief Executive Officer, Hagar International. Micaela has worked in the community sector for more than 25 years and become a recognised leader at state and...

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Finding Healing in the Community

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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 forever. I was abused by a...

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The Sovereign Art Foundation Visits Hagar Cambodia

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[caption id="attachment_5391" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Photo by Tim Downing[/caption]   We were thrilled to host The Sovereign Art Foundation at Hagar Cambodia's Community Learning Center (CLC) in early November. Zimbabwe-born multi-disciplinary artist Marc Standing and Tanya Bennett, a Hong Kong-based illustrator, held a four-day...

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Detained in a Malaysian detention centre

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Photo by Caroline Yoo © Hagar International

Disclaimer: This case study was developed during research for the study: Re(Integration) of Cambodian men: Trends in trafficking and available aftercare services (Phnom Penh, Hagar Cambodia, 2015), conducted by Hagar's Trafficking in Persons Kate Day....

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Trafficked to Indian Waters

Photo by Caroline Yoo @ Hagar International

Photo by Caroline Yoo © Hagar International

Disclaimer: This case study was developed during research for the study: (Re) Integration of Cambodian men: Trends in trafficking and available aftercare services (Phnom Penh, Hagar Cambodia, 2015), conducted by Hagar’s Trafficking in Persons Kate Day....

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New Hagar Research: (Re)Integration of Trafficked Cambodian Men

Hagar launches new research on Cambodian trafficked men.

 

PHNOM PENH, CAMBODIA (August 21, 2015) — Research exploring the trends in trafficking of Cambodian men, the needs of survivors and the extent of reintegration assistance available for trafficked men, conducted by Hagar, was unveiled today to Her Excellency Chou Bun Eng, members of...

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Hagar Afghanistan and IOM deliver Counter-Trafficking training

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As part of its ongoing efforts to combat human trafficking, Hagar Afghanistan is collaborating with the International Organization for Migration (IOM) to conduct counter-trafficking training in four key provinces: Herat, Khost, Nangarhar and Paktika. Hagar’s expertise in leading counter-trafficking efforts in Afghanistan leaves the organisation well poised to respond...

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The Gender Issue that Affects All of Us

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In the weeks since Emma Watson’s passionate plea for gender equality to the UN (He for She campaign) I have been thinking a lot about gender-based violence and gender equality. Most everyone around the world would agree that acts of violence against women are egregious and should...

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Hagar Vietnam Welcomes New Country Director

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Hagar International is pleased to announce the appointment of Kerry Kelly as Country Director of Hagar Vietnam. Kerry was raised in the Bronx, New York. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Nursing from Emory University and went on to become a certified Family Nurse Practitioner from Stony Brook University in...

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Zaman’s Story

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GUEST BLOG by Catherine Gladwell, Director of Refugee Support Network, UK

  Zaman paused after he spoke, and looked down at the floor of the Hagar office. ‘Speaking to you is bringing it all back you know, my life in the UK.’ Stories started to spill out of his foster...

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