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Go small or go home

Go small or go home

A 14 year old girl rescued from slavery. A community just wanting to break the shackles of poverty. An opportunity to make a lasting change.   It was a misty, muddy day in the northern mountains of Vietnam. I was on my way to meet Ma, a teenage girl we had... hello
All the small things

All the small things

Skimming through Blue Dragon’s social media can be an eye-opening experience. Our Twitter (yep I’m still calling it that) feed is a good example. You’ll see announcements about completed rescue operations; news of court decisions in trafficking cases; stories about... hello
The trade in human brutality

The trade in human brutality

For all of the many problems and controversies in our world, there’s one thing everyone can agree on. Human trafficking and slavery are abhorrent crimes that we must end. Facts about these crimes can be overwhelming. Recent estimates say that 50 million people in our... hello
Scratching the surface

Scratching the surface

Last week, Blue Dragon rescued 17 people from slavery. Then on the weekend we rescued three more. Each person has their own story, their own set of unfortunate circumstances as to how they came to be targeted by human traffickers. All are Vietnamese people and we... hello
Justice to the very end

Justice to the very end

  They just wanted the same things that all of us want. Opportunity. Dignity. A chance to get ahead in life. The seven young men grew up in Gia Lai province in Vietnam’s Central Highlands. They had always known poverty and hardship; and as members of an ethnic... hello
Little boy lost

Little boy lost

He didn’t appear to be homeless. Khoa was a tiny boy; 12 years old but small for his age. He was sitting in a park playing alone, seemingly very happy. But deep down, Khoa was terrified. He came from a village outside Hanoi, where he grew up with his mother. A few... hello
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Celebrate with us!

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