#Nepal

  • Article: Working as 'Human Interceptors,' Nepalese Women Catch Traffickers
    Citizenship

    Working as 'Human Interceptors,' Nepalese Women Catch Traffickers

    Sept. 13, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    South Asia is the fastest-growing and second-largest region for human trafficking in the world. Read more

  • Article: How This Acid Attack Survivor Convinced Nepal to Support Victims
    Girls & Women

    How This Acid Attack Survivor Convinced Nepal to Support Victims

    By Joanna Prisco|Aug. 23, 2018

    Victims will now be compensated to help pay for ongoing medical bills. Read more

  • Article: Video Calls Are Helping Trafficking Survivors Seek Justice
    Girls & Women

    Video Calls Are Helping Trafficking Survivors Seek Justice

    June 20, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Most of the rescued victims never return to testify against the traffickers. Read more

  • Article: Nearly Half the World's 152 Million Child Laborers Do Hazardous Work
    Health

    Nearly Half the World's 152 Million Child Laborers Do Hazardous Work

    June 11, 2018|Voice of America

    152 million children are "languishing in a kind of slavery." Read more

  • Article: 13 Photos of Different Ways Children Learn Around the World
    Education

    13 Photos of Different Ways Children Learn Around the World

    By Imogen Calderwood|May 21, 2018

    Education may take many shapes & sizes, but is always critical in the fight to end extreme poverty. Read more

  • Article: Medical Drones Are Bringing Healthcare to the Himalayas
    Finance & Innovation

    Medical Drones Are Bringing Healthcare to the Himalayas

    April 30, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Thousands of people living in remote areas of Nepal have no access to proper healthcare facilities. Read more

  • Article: Here’s How Many Refugees the US Has Accepted in 2018
    Citizenship

    Here’s How Many Refugees the US Has Accepted in 2018

    By Chris Gelardi|April 26, 2018

    The US is on pace to resettle the fewest number of refugees in 40 years. Read more

  • Article: This Nepali Activist Is Trying to Make the World Gender Friendly
    Girls & Women

    This Nepali Activist Is Trying to Make the World Gender Friendly

    By Joe McCarthy|April 5, 2018

    “To many I am seen as an unmarried woman who works in a man’s world and can’t cook.” Read more