Trafficking survivor awarded Kid of the Month

Trafficking survivor awarded Kid of the Month

‘Tuyet’ spent two years in a sweatshop, locked away and forced to labour for up to 18 hours every day. Blue Dragon rescued her in January 2017 and helped her to return to school. Just 14 years old, she has shown great resilience and determination by catching up with the lessons she missed for 2 years with the help of a volunteer.… Read the rest

A young girl and a woman holding hands

5 rescued from forced marriages in China

Traffickers can be very patient. Take the case of ‘Linh’ who was sold to a forced marriage in China. She went out with a ‘nice’ boy for nearly one year. He even visited her family. So when he invited her to visit his family, she agreed. It was just a ploy and Linh found herself in a strange country, married to a total stranger, against her will.… Read the rest
A girl speaking at her presentation

10 workshops on child rights held in central Vietnam

What’s the difference between a good touch and a bad touch? This was one of many questions raised in the 10 child rights workshops organised by Blue Dragon in central Vietnam. The workshops helped children and parents understand child rights, both internationally and in Vietnam. The section on child abuse was especially relevant due to recent coverage of abused children in the news.… Read the rest