The SOLD Project Blog

Our team regularly posts updates about our organization and programs and news about human trafficking in Thailand and around the world. Explore our posts to learn about the very latest from the SOLD Project and across the global human trafficking landscape.


Why You Should Know Shane Claiborne

Why You Should Know Shane Claiborne

July 28, 2016

“The hardest steps are the first ones. As we begin to move, we find community.” – Shane Claiborne Last week, The SOLD Project was honored to host an event with activist, peacemaker, and writer Shane…

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SOLD’s 2016 Summer Events

SOLD’s 2016 Summer Events

July 21, 2016

Summertime is one of our favorite seasons here at SOLD. Not only do we enjoy the extended sunlight and balmy evenings, but we also get to host fun events that make joining the fight against…

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Anne Hathaway Appointed UN Goodwill Ambassador for Women

Anne Hathaway Appointed UN Goodwill Ambassador for Women

July 21, 2016

Image Credit: PRNewsFoto/UN Women Anne Hathaway has recently been appointed as the UN’s newest Goodwill Ambassador for women, following in the footsteps of other female celebrities such as Angelina Jolie Pitt, who served as an…

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Why We Need to Involve Other Industries as Allies

Why We Need to Involve Other Industries as Allies

July 14, 2016

Let’s Get Intersectional Do you ever feel alone in your commitment to social justice and ending child exploitation? Here at The SOLD Project we want to talk about how ending child slavery is not just…

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Last Month, Today: Trafficking in Persons News for June 2016

Last Month, Today: Trafficking in Persons News for June 2016

July 07, 2016

Like everything else on this rotating spaceship that we call planet earth, human trafficking continues to morph and change: traffickers adapt tactics, governments and NGOs revise approaches, researchers refine definitions. To combat this epidemic, it’s…

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An Interview With The Spoken-Word Creators

An Interview With The Spoken-Word Creators

July 05, 2016

Here is the short film created by Matthew Evearitt and Greg Steward One of our amazing summer interns, Madelynn Emmerich, interviewed Matthew Evearitt and Greg Steward to get a behind-the-scenes look at the spoken word…

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Real World Experience in Ethical Volunteerism: A Conversation with Rachel Goble

Real World Experience in Ethical Volunteerism: A Conversation with Rachel Goble

June 30, 2016

Last year, Chab Dai, a faith-based anti-trafficking organization based in Cambodia, released a study on the impact of short-term volunteers, both on their own lives and on the organizations they volunteered with. The findings, based on…

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Thailand Issues Major Crackdown on Trafficking Camps

Thailand Issues Major Crackdown on Trafficking Camps

June 29, 2016

Following the crisis of Rohingya refugees being trafficking through Thailand from countries like Myanmar and Bangladesh, the Thai government has issued a major investigation into and a crackdown on trafficking camps found along the Thai-Malaysian…

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A Word From Rachel: These Are People. Not Stories to be Sold.

A Word From Rachel: These Are People. Not Stories to be Sold.

June 28, 2016

Our President, Rachel Goble, recently wrote a piece on the Huffington Post. We are reprinting it here for your view. You can find the original article here. The anti-trafficking world turned 15 this year (by…

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Meet the Woman Behind Counter-Trafficking in Chiang Mai

Meet the Woman Behind Counter-Trafficking in Chiang Mai

June 23, 2016

One of the leading figures in the counter-trafficking movement in Northern Thailand, Boom Bean is the founder and Director of The HUG Project (and its offshoot, the ACT Center), which is a multidisciplinary team involved…

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About The SOLD Project

The SOLD Project prevents child sexual exploitation and trafficking in Thailand, providing vulnerable Thai children and youth with scholarships and resources to help them break the cycle of poverty, avoid the dangers of child trafficking, and lead productive, independent lives.

 

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