Swing into Action for Charity

On 24 July 2015, Hagar Singapore held its first charity golf tournament at Seletar Country Club, and raised more than $100,000 to support women and children who have survived trafficking and other forms of extreme human rights abuse locally and globally. The day saw a maximum contingent of 144 golfers on...

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Trafficking Survivor Shares His Story with Singaporeans

Longdy childhood pic
Trafficked to Thailand at the tender age of 8, young Longdy was forced to beg on the streets and suffered unimaginable abuse under a merciless broker who ruthlessly worked him. There was no form of escape and he lived under appalling conditions for some 5 years before he was finally...

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Hagar Charity Golf 2015

Seletar Country Club


Date: Friday, 24 July 2015 Venue: Seletar Country Club

Guest of Honour: Mr. Christopher De Souza, Member of Parliament, Holland-Bukit Timah GRC

Want to do your bit for charity but yet enjoy a game of fun in the midst? Come golf for a...

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Hagar Afghanistan and IOM deliver Counter-Trafficking training

As part of its ongoing efforts to combat human trafficking, Hagar Afghanistan is collaborating with the International Organization for Migration (IOM) to conduct counter-trafficking training in four key provinces: Herat, Khost, Nangarhar and Paktika. Hagar’s expertise in leading counter-trafficking efforts in Afghanistan leaves the organisation well poised to respond...

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Unpacking the Act on the Prevention of Human Trafficking in Singapore

On 11 June 2015, Hagar Singapore organised a legal workshop for NGO staff, volunteers and supporters, to unpack the new Act on the Prevention of Human Trafficking in Singapore and its implications on various fronts. Workshop presentation courtesy of the Law Society Pro Bono Services Office. The speaker of the...

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Thank You Mr Lee Kuan Yew

Photo of Mr Lee Kuan Yew


On behalf of the Board and management of Hagar Singapore, we wish to extend our deepest condolences to Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and the family of the late Mr Lee Kuan Yew, our founding father. Our thoughts and prayers are with them as we share in their loss.

Mr Lee...

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Humans Are Not For Sale!

Feature Image - Human Not For Sale
Singapore is seen as an attractive destination by human trafficking syndicates. Due to high economic activity in Singapore, our country is a prime target for traffickers who exploit needy individuals with empty promises of good jobs and economic opportunities. Over the last three years, the Inter-Agency Taskforce for Trafficking in...

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A Road Less Travelled

Born and raised in Singapore, Wei used to be a difficult and defiant child, which caused her parents to be constantly worried for her.   When Wei was 13, she joined the Singapore Youth Military and learned all the critical skills required of a survivor and fighter. At the age...

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40 Gift Ideas for A Meaningful Christmas

Before we know it, Christmas is knocking on our door. Especially in urban and developed societies like Singapore, Christmas seems more commercial than yesteryears. Some of its deeper meaning seems to have faded against the backdrop of the glitz and glamour of the consumer season. We buy stuff every other...

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Hagar Trains Singapore Policemen on Human Trafficking

Boys Recovery Shelter (1)
Last month, Hagar conducted its first round of Trafficking In Persons training to the Singapore Police Force. Its key purpose was to increase specialized training for frontline officers in the identification of sex and labour trafficking.   Singapore is a destination country for sex and labour trafficking and also a...

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