Thailand Profile

One woman’s way of empowering female ex-prisoners

“Ex-prisoners face a lot of discrimination and it is even harder for female ex-prisoners. They are excluded by their social and economic status and by their gender” My name is Thunyanun Yajom but my nickname is Jinny. I am 43 years old. I am from a town near Chiang Mai and now I live in Chiang… Continue reading One woman’s way of empowering female ex-prisoners

Cambodia

A dose of Cath: A face for the new generation of feminists in Cambodia

Catherine Phnom Penh, Cambodia “Feminism is new in Cambodia.” My name is Catherine Harry, I am 22 years old and I live in Phnom Penh.  I study Mass media and am currently in my 3rd year. I’m an only child but I have half siblings from my dad’s side. Not from a previous marriage, my… Continue reading A dose of Cath: A face for the new generation of feminists in Cambodia

Cambodia

Empowering women: A family story

Nhek Phnom Penh, Cambodia. “My grandma wanted to show them different so she raised her daughters to be better than what people were expecting.” My name is Nhek Pichponreingseiy. I am 19 years old and I was born and raised in Phnom Penh. I am from a middle class family and  am a second year… Continue reading Empowering women: A family story

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Cambodia

From the freedom to dress to the freedom to choose one’s life

Jany Min Phnom Penh, Cambodia   “It's Ok to not know who you are, but now, start working on it so in the future you know exactly who you are" I am no one. (Laughs). I often ask myself who I am? And I wonder even more why look up at me like I am… Continue reading From the freedom to dress to the freedom to choose one’s life