Just a bunch of numerals that define the story. Numbers that can move despair to hope, that stand between slavery and freedom. A jumbled-up pile of digits hang in the space between beating hearts and statistics.
Kissed my blonde haired blue eyed little miss on the head again just now and sent her back to bed. It's the 4th time she’s bounced back out to see me again tonight. Relentless and all fizz and bubble as she’s realised that Christmas is not so far away and wish lists are in order.
Within the next week or so we will open a new Border Surveillance Booth with our Nepali Partner organisation, Aashish Social Service Nepal (ASSN), in a place called Thori. Thori is situated right on the border of India and Nepal and because people can come and go freely, without any checks, it is a haven for traffickers.
A human trafficking crisis in Nepal is leaving a trail of trauma and lost youth in its wake. Kathmandu, Nepal – The 1,758-kilometre (1,092-mile) border between Nepal and India has always been known as one of the busiest human trafficking gateways in the world.