Our Daughters For Sale

The Thai government would rather deny that there is a problem with underage sex trafficking in northern Thailand, but amongst the far-flung hill tribes there is no stigma about selling off a daughter.

The Children's Organization of Southeast Asia has developed a new method to fight this problem.

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