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Blue Dragon Crisis Care Coordinator Speaks at TEDx Event

Blue Dragon Crisis Care Coordinator Speaks at TEDx Event

From shoeshine boy to TEDx speaker – what a journey it has been for Vi, the Crisis Care Coordinator in Blue Dragon! During the recent TEDx talk, Vi recalled his days on the street. He touched on what it means to be a street kid, and why he decided to give up a... hello
Heavy sentences handed down to two traffickers

Heavy sentences handed down to two traffickers

The judge accepted Blue Dragon’s chief lawyer’s argument that the traffickers should be penalised more heavily as they knew that the victim was pregnant at the time she was sold to China. Followers of this page may recall that at the end of December 2015,... hello
Trafficking Survivor Graduates from Hairdressing Course

Trafficking Survivor Graduates from Hairdressing Course

‘Tra’ was trafficked to work in a sweatshop when she was in Grade 9. She was locked up and endured working for 17 hours every day until her rescue by Blue Dragon. She returned to school, and finished Grade 12 with Blue Dragon’s support. She... hello
Workshop to teach technique for thought control

Workshop to teach technique for thought control

All that glitters is certainly not gold! 16 Blue Dragon kids who have faced trauma attended a workshop where they learned a skill to calm their minds. They used glitter, water and glue to make a ‘calm bottle’. It was a great way to illustrate the workings... hello
5 trafficking victims rescued by Blue Dragon

5 trafficking victims rescued by Blue Dragon

For the 5 women rescued by Blue Dragon last week, trafficking had robbed them not only of their freedom, but also precious time with their families. 3 had children in Vietnam when they were trafficked and sold as forced brides. Although the circumstances around their... hello
Workshop to Raise Awareness Against Child Marriage

Workshop to Raise Awareness Against Child Marriage

What is the legal age of marriage in Vietnam? All 23 students in a high school in remote northern Vietnam could answer the question correctly – 20 for boys and 18 for girls. However, when asked at the workshop organised by Blue Dragon what they would do if they... hello
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