In the last six months, the Maiti Nepal in Kanchanpur has rescued 54 girls from Gaddachauki and other border points in Kanchanpur district while they were being trafficked to India.
Pooja’s Story is a story of migrating from Nepal to Australia, but also – in the process – finding a Nepalese-Australian identity. It is a story that many Nepalese people, who have migrated to other countries across the world, will relate to.
A recent study by RSS has cited that Nepali girls are being trafficked to neighboring country China. They are being forced to work in cabins, restaurants, lodges and dance bars by luring them of dignified and decent jobs.
For our Prime Minister Dr. Baburam Bhattarai, the day of Tika was more of working for a good cause doing charity along with his wife Hisila Yami.
It is winter time and Maiti Nepal needs warm clothes for the children and women. If you live around DFW metroplex please take out any decent warm clothes you have. Any warm clothes, like sweaters, shawls, leggings anything will work. Both boys and girls, children and adult clothes will help. Where to drop clothes Clothes … Continue reading Donate Winter Clothes for Maiti Nepal
Anuradha Koirala, the founder of Maiti Nepal, has been named the CNN Hero of the Year for 2010 at an event organized by CNN in Los Angeles on Saturday, November 20, 2010. Anuradha Koirala was chosen the CNN Hero of the Year based upon an online poll on CNN.com that ran for eight weeks from … Continue reading Anuradha Koirala named the CNN Hero of the Year 2010
End of 2009, I watched the documentary “The day my God died”. That is when I decided I would nominate “Anuradha Koirala” for “CNN Hero of the Year 2010” award. Initially all I thought about was – she is a great woman; she deserves to be recognized. Then I started thinking, well if someone from … Continue reading My “Why”
Anuradha Koirala, founder of Maiti Nepal, has made it to the top ten list of CNN Heroes 2010. CNN Heroes are remarkable individuals nominated by viewers and selected by voting and a panel of judges. They are every day people changing the world with their sacrifice and accomplishments. Anuradha Koirala has been desperately fighting to … Continue reading Anuradha Koirala Makes it to the Top Ten of CNN Heroes 2010 – Final Voting Now Open