Former Kiwi cop combatting Thailand's dark underworld 20 January 2022

Former Kiwi cop combatting Thailand's dark underworld

Matthew Valentine spent 14-years of his life as a detective with the New Zealand Police. Little did he know his passion for fighting crime would take him to the streets of Thailand working for an organisation fighting human trafficking. 

Teedoh's Journey of Survival 20 March 2024

Teedoh's Journey of Survival

A health diagnosis, conflict on the Thailand-Myanmar border near Teedoh’s family home, rising food prices and depleting food supplies combined to push the mother of three to the brink. But in the face of adversity, Tearfund’s partner provided a glimmer of hope. 

Tearfund’s work combatting human trafficking and how you can join the fight 29 October 2023

Tearfund’s work combatting human trafficking and how you can join the fight

Today, over 50 million people are trapped in modern slavery in our world - that’s ten times the population of New Zealand! Through our dedicated and trusted local partners, Tearfund has developed a comprehensive strategy to combat this devastating industry.

Child sponsorship helps Thai family rise from adversity 27 September 2023

Child sponsorship helps Thai family rise from adversity

Human trafficking is an ever-present danger for girls like Rujira growing up in poverty in Thailand. Just when things looked bleak, Tearfund’s partner stepped in to reduce her vulnerability to being trafficked. 

The three powerhouse women behind three of our incredible partners 7 March 2023

The three powerhouse women behind three of our incredible partners

This International Women’s Day, we want to introduce three women who are leaving their legacy in the most extraordinary ways.