Life as a Woman in Afghanistan

Life as a Woman in Afghanistan

As people trickled into the venue, smiles and pleasantries were exchanged. Yet, an unmistakable air of apprehension, one which was hard to ignore, filled the room. Just fourteen hours ago, Saudi Arabian women were issued their first batch of driving licenses, a...

White Wine Wednesday

Championed fully by a corporate individual, the evening raised some $20,000 as many guests turned up to learn more about HAGAR’s work and how they can be a partner in contributing to the efforts to help restore lives torn apart by trafficking and other forms of...

Hagar Charity Golf Tournament 2016 Highlights

22 July 2016 – Ominous skies were threatening rain and the weather forecast looked bleak. But that did not stop our dedicated team of volunteers from arriving bright and early at Seletar Country Club to prepare for the biggest golf tournament ever for Hagar...

Goldman Sachs Bowling Event

Sponsored and organised by Goldman Sachs under their Community Teamworks Programme in Singapore, the women in our care got to enjoy a day of fun and laughter at the bowling centre on a cheery Friday on June 10. Starting with a simple meal of chicken rice, it took a...

Afghanistan’s Neglected Boys

Forgotten No More Restoration for Afghanistan’s Boy Survivors Boys are trafficked too. While people often hear about girls and women, trafficking of young men for sexual and economic exploitation is real—especially in Afghanistan. Until very recently, there were no...