Preventing children trafficking in Cambodia
Prevention of child trafficking has been the main purpose of AVEC from its beginning.
AVEC tries to make the rural population understand the dangers of entrusting children to strangers, as well as the importance of education as a factor for change. To this end we never stop going into the field, talking with the often illiterate families. We collaborate with the local teachers until everyone is convinced to let the children go to school.
What we will remember about this refuge is the joy and the laughter of the children: these children who all come back from far away, have all lived through very difficult things, have found their childhood here…