Education unlocks a world of opportunity. Educating girls has the power to change entire communities. Education also has the power to protect against nefarious plans that would rob young girls of their futures.
For girls growing up in Northern Thailand, poverty drives them to the cities, searching for opportunity. In a quest to provide better lives for their family, many find themselves entangled in the grips of the abusive sex industry. Robust education systems offer a way out of this- providing alternatives. We research the factors that prevent girls from attending school and provide these supports to ensure they stay in school.Visit GATE