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Open for Business

On 17th February 2016, We opened our restaurant, beauty salon and tailor. Already, we’ve many return customers enjoying our Lao/Thai menus. The tailor is busy making skirts and shirts for weddings, we have to employ another girl. The beauty salon staffs have been busy this week with trainers from Thailand learning hair styles and make-up Read More …

2015 IN NUMBERS

2015 ended with great results in terms of help and assistance provided by SENGSAVANG to young women victim of or at risk of human trafficking and sexual exploitation. This year, a total of 53 girls found support in the organization. 84% of them stayed at the shelter for more than 2 months, thus enjoying prolonged Read More …

STAFF PORTRAIT – Chantai, Social worker

Chantai works in the reintegration team of SENGSAVANG. She is in charge of relations with the victims before and after their stay in the shelter. She has joined SENGSAVANG two years ago now. “When I joined SENGSAVANG I did not know anything. I learned everything with Mrs Khattignavong. What is hard in that job is Read More …

French Republic Human Rights Prize 2014

The French Republic honoured SENGSAVANG with the Human Rights Prize for its project focusing on protecting and assisting victims and girls at risk of human trafficking and sexual exploitation in the Lao PDR. The judging panel particularly highlighted the concrete actions implemented by the organisation and the long-term positive impact the project had on the Read More …

BENEFICIARY PORTRAIT – The Story of Vi

Vi was identified by our outreach team as she was working in a bar in the province of Savannakhet, Laos. She came to our shelter in 2010 to receive holistic care and be trained in beauty. After 6 months of vocational training, she was hired in SENGSAVANG beauty salon where she could develop her skills. Read More …