September 27, 2011 /
Early marriage is still a common practice in Nepal and for women, this often means the end of their education and the beginning of life working in the fields.
September 12, 2011 /
After reports of fraudulent adoption practices, new U.S policy has suspended adoption of Nepalese children, leaving them and their adoptive parents in limbo.
August 15, 2011 /
Roads, buildings, and police posts were destroyed in the Dolakha district of Nepal during the Maoist insurgency. But the area has now begun to show improvements in infrastructure and healthcare.
August 12, 2011 /
Women who consider themselves feminists in Nepal are often looked down upon because their ideas don't conform with traditional values.
August 8, 2011 /
Journalists trek through mountains to interview a young mother of three who married at age fourteen. Later they board a bus for the return trip–quickly discovering it is "a horrible decision."
August 8, 2011 /
A reporting trip to explore the effects of child marriage on maternal mortality leads reporters from the traffic-clogged streets of Kathmandu to the lush mountains of the Dolakha region.
July 29, 2011
In Nepal, child marriage affects every aspect of a girl’s life, from her education prospects to her physical and mental health to her chances for escaping poverty.
July 11, 2011 /
PBS Newshour's Hari Sreenivasan interviewed Stephanie Sinclair on her work surrounding the issue of child marriage.
June 29, 2011 /
After allegations of fraud, the United States clamped down on adoptions from Nepal. But, this decision might make life worse for the children left behind.
June 28, 2011 /
According to a report released by the U.S. State Department, about 12,000 Nepali children and women are trafficked to Indian brothels every year.