Hagar Helps a Survivor of Trafficking Rebuild Her Future

As a young teenage girl, Hoa* was trapped working in a brothel, forced to serve 15-20 men every day until she was no longer physically able to work anymore. Thrown out, Hoa found herself homeless and living on the streets. It was the actions of a kind stranger that would...

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Women Benefit From Local Loans & Savings Group

Hagar Vietnam
Poverty and domestic violence often go hand-in-hand in many rural areas of Vietnam, but when staff at Hagar instigated an Economic Empowerment Program in Yen Bai province, even they were surprised by the transformational effect it had on the lives of the women involved.

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Rebuilding A Life After Abuse By A Foreigner

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.   This is Sokha’s Story I was abused...

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Village Chief and His Wife Help Set a Young Life Free

Sophea was only four years old when her father sold her into slavery. She spent most of her young life doing hard labour, tending cows and being mistreated by the families she served.  

Sophea never had a chance to get an education and had to endure abuse and...

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