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.
June 27, 2011 /
In this audio slide-show, reporter Habiba Nosheen provides an overview of her reporting on sex trafficking and gay and lesbian tourism in Nepal.
June 16, 2011 /
Stephanie Sinclair shares the experiences child brides face. She discusses the need for their voices to be heard and the challenges she faced as a journalist who witnessed their struggles and abuse.
May 27, 2011 /
Thousands of young Nepali girls are trafficked to neighboring India, where they are sold to brothels in cities like Mumbai and Calcutta.
May 26, 2011 /
After facing the frustrating adoption process for single women in the U.S., Dee-Dee Milton turned internationally, to Nepal, to adopt her daughter Bina.
May 25, 2011 /
Anuradha Koirala's campaign to end sex trafficking in Nepal garnered international attention. But despite her efforts, trafficking of young girls still plagues the country.
May 24, 2011 /
Nepal is celebrating 2011 as its official “Tourism Year” with the goal of bringing in one million visitors, including gay and lesbian tourists.
May 20, 2011
Throughout the world, more than 51 million girls below the age of 18 are currently married. This harmful traditional practice spans continents, language, religion and caste.
May 6, 2011 /
Need to Know
After the U.S. suspended international adoptions from Nepal, some children are stuck in limbo between orphanages in Nepal and adoptive families in the U.S.