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SAVING GIRLS FROM THE SEX TRADE: The Daughters' Education Programme (DEPDC) in Chiang Rai province headed by social activist Sompop Chantraka,has saved more than 400 girls from being lured into the sex trade by providing them with free education and training.
The centre's address is: PO Box 10,Mae Sai district, Chiang Rai.Telephone (053) 733-186 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting            (053) 733-186      end_of_the_skype_highlighting or fax (053)642-415. Donations for scholarships for the girls and the centre's land purchasing fund can be sent to the Siam Commercial Bank, Mae Saidistrict Branch, account number636-206434-8


DEPDC is a non-profit community based NGO working in Thailand on the prevention side of the trafficking of women and children into the sex industry or other exploitative child labour situations. It offers free education, vocational training and full time accomodation for young girls and boys in an effort to achieve these goals.



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