WOMEN

  • Forever in exile

    April 10, 2015 •WOMEN •Author:

    Why thousands of Nepali women are made to feel like an eternal Diaspora “A woman has no home, and no surname.” During my adolescence, anytime I came upon this miserable proverb, my cheeks reddened in anger. What utter nonsense, I muttered under my breath. One of those degrading idioms that have...

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  • That Is a Compliment. NOT!

    March 13, 2015 •WOMEN •Author:

    My name is ‘BABY’. You lean over and spit at my feet. It lands in a puddle in front of me. I am thirteen and on my way home from school. I run with my backpack banging like the echo of your words against my back like you are chasing me all the way home. …...

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  • Women’s History Month 2015: Quotes from 10 Famous Women

    March 10, 2015 •WOMEN •Author:

    March is celebrated as women’s history month, honoring the contribution of women in society. Let’s celebrate all the strong, influential women who dared to change the society and see what these 10 significant women had to say.      ...

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  • Women In Concert 2015: A Musical Revolution

    March 7, 2015 •WOMEN •Author:

    In the occasion of 105th international women day, The Embassy of Switzerland in Nepal is presenting Nirbhaya’s Women in Concert celebrating women in music.   Women in concert is a movement against women violence. The founder of Nirbhaya Foundation and our dear musician Abhaya Subba...

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  • We are Normal

    January 12, 2015 •WOMEN •Author:

    Wo-Man! Fe-Male! Hu-Man! No doubt we have always been taken as an invisible part of a Man’s life. There are compromises and sacrifices waiting for a girl child from the day their parents know about her sex. The desire of a son can only bring unknown sadness and hatred for a newly born girl...

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