Honouring Women, Our Everyday Heroes

Honouring Women, Our Everyday Heroes

A formidable force, women have been marching on in the quest for gender equality and rights. And much research has been done to highlight the untapped potential in women that can contribute to economic growth and development. “Fortunately, more countries recognise...
Be A Voice for the Silenced

Be A Voice for the Silenced

In collaboration with 5 leading artists and designers in Singapore, the “Be a Voice for the Silenced” awareness project took the community by storm during its inaugural launch on 30 July 2019 in commemoration of the World Day Against Trafficking in Persons. A stunning...
Appreciating our Volunteers

Appreciating our Volunteers

“Even if you just change one life, you’ve changed the world forever.” Our hearts are full as we count our blessings, every single volunteer who has given of themselves to the same mission and cause that we champion for. In our lean outfit, we are flanked by super...
2019 Highlights

2019 Highlights

2019 has been an absolutely amazing year for HAGAR as we marked our 25th year milestone in serving more than 19,000 women and children who have suffered exploitation and abuse. We started in 1994 in Cambodia and are in 9 countries today across Asia. In Singapore, this...
My First Encounter with Human Trafficking

My First Encounter with Human Trafficking

My name is Alina Ahmad and I am 18 years old. I was born in Hong Kong but spent the majority of my life in Singapore. At the age of 15, I decided to leave Singapore and join my brother at boarding school in the United States. My parents and my two sisters still reside...
Improving Migration Outcomes for Migrant Workers

Improving Migration Outcomes for Migrant Workers

Singapore hosts a large population of migrant workers. These people migrate in hopes providing a better future for their family. Often their dreams are simply to support their kids’ education, pay medical bills for their parents, or to be able to return home in a few...