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  • Career Alternative: from a liquid dish washing soap-making class to a larger community engagement

    Nov 10, 15 • Blog, newsComments Off on Career Alternative: from a liquid dish washing soap-making class to a larger community engagement
    Career Alternative: from a liquid dish washing soap-making class to a larger community engagement

    Career Alternative: from a liquid dish washing soap-making class to a larger community engagement Story by: Weeraphong Kangwannavakul AAT  initiated a community development activity, “Washer Power Activity”, in order to support capability of women from country of origin. The activity was held in late May 2015 at Kad Tao Temple, Kengtung, Myanmar. In partnership with [&hellip...

  • Breaking news: Rescue operation in Surin province, Thailand

    Nov 10, 15 • Blog, newsComments Off on Breaking news: Rescue operation in Surin province, Thailand
    Breaking news: Rescue operation in Surin province, Thailand

    Breaking news: Rescue operation in Surin province, Thailand (4 November) Breaking news from last night rescue operation in Surin province, northeastern part of Thailand. AAT, in collaboration with a Special Task Force of Department of Provincial Administration (DOPA), the Interior Ministry, was able to rescue 40 Thai young women from 11 brothels disguised as karaoke [&hellip...

  • Working area expansion: Chiang Khong district in Thailand and Bor Keaw district in Laos PDR

    Mar 11, 15 • Blog, newsComments Off on Working area expansion: Chiang Khong district in Thailand and Bor Keaw district in Laos PDR
    Working area expansion: Chiang Khong district in Thailand and Bor Keaw district in Laos PDR

          Sexual trafficking and exploitation is a fast-expanding, market-driven crime across the region. In order to find and access groups at-risk and/or victims and to strengthening our prevention and protective actions, AAT sees the need to expand our working coverage area, especially in border crossing between Thailand and neighboring countries areas. For this year, AAT [&hellip...

  • The successful completion of the Women Empowerment in the Community Project

    Nov 14, 14 • newsComments Off on The successful completion of the Women Empowerment in the Community Project
    The successful completion of the Women Empowerment in the Community Project

    (Thailand) The project that took place today is a closing-out ceremony in the Vientiane Capitol, Lao PDR marking the successful completion of the Women Empowerment in the Community Project between Alliance Anti Trafic (#AAT) and Lao Women’s Union (#LWU). The ceremony today (Nov 13, 2014) marks the end of a two-year journey (2012-2014) for the [&hellip...

  • Raising awareness with the Caravan Off-road trip

    Oct 7, 14 • news, UncategorizedComments Off on Raising awareness with the Caravan Off-road trip
    Raising awareness with the Caravan Off-road trip

    Coming up soon! The 4×4 Suzuki Caravan Off-road trip (No.11) from Mae Sai, North of Thailand to Shan State, Myanmar (23-26 October).  Recently, AAT rescued many cases coming from Myanmar, especially from Shan State area. Seeing this 4×4 Suzuki road trip as a good opportunity to raise awareness of the problems and introducing our organization at the [&hellip...

  • The rescue operation made by AAT and the multidisciplinary team in Prachinburi province was a success!

    Aug 4, 14 • newsComments Off on The rescue operation made by AAT and the multidisciplinary team in Prachinburi province was a success!
    The rescue operation made by AAT and the multidisciplinary team in Prachinburi province was a success!

    Last Saturday, August 2, 2014, in Prachinburi province,  AAT were able to rescued 40 women and girls, who were #trafficked from #sexual #exploitation, from 5 karaoke bars/brothels and one hotel. Of this number, 31 are Laotian nationalities and 9 are Thai citizens. We were also able to arrest 7 suspects, who are owners, traffickers, and workers of karaoke bars [&hellip...

  • Shan youth learn about human trafficking and gender equality

    Jul 9, 14 • newsComments Off on Shan youth learn about human trafficking and gender equality
    Shan youth learn about human trafficking and gender equality

    ”When girls come back, they look more beautiful and have whiter skin and nice things.That makes other girls think that maybe they, too, should get into prostitution” (Girl, 17)   Last weekend, AAT held a workshop on human trafficking and gender equality for 20 young women and men, including 4 Buddhist monks, who will participate [&hellip...

  • 10 Years Anniversary Celebration of AAT & A Discussion Panel

    Jul 8, 14 • newsComments Off on 10 Years Anniversary Celebration of AAT & A Discussion Panel
    10 Years Anniversary Celebration of AAT & A Discussion Panel

    After a decade of hands-on experience and direct action in the field to protect the women and children of Southeast Asian from sexual exploitation, Alliance Anti-Traffic (AAT) has provided protection and support, such as career alternatives, to more than 3,000 women and children who have been victims of trafficking.  Reflecting directly from such experience, AAT [&hellip...