Radio program helps a victim of abuse

She was regularly beaten and sexually abused by her boyfriend. Many times he even tried to kill her. She lived in fear of him but didn’t know of a way out. One particular day, the 3 Angels Community Radio (3ACR) ‘Legal Counselling’ program was airing. The topic of discussion was about how to report and who to contact if they were being abused or victimized. After listening to the episode she called the radio station. She shared the things that were happening in her life. The 3ACR staff were concerned for her safety and asked her to come and talk with the lawyer who presents the ‘Legal Counselling’ program.

With the help of the 3 Angels Nepal (3AN) lawyer, she filed a case with the police and her boyfriend was arrested. He is now in police custody and the case is being heard in the courts. The girl received much needed medical treatment and with the help of the 3AN team, is now working towards re-establishing her life in safety and freedom.

Cases of domestic violence are significantly on the increase in Nepal. 3ACR reaches over 20 million people every day. Vulnerable women and girls in remote locations are hearing these life saving messages that violence and abuse is NOT OK and that there are people who can help them.

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The dangers of leaving Nepal to find work

Nowadays, human traffickers are using foreign employment as an avenue to trap the young Nepali boys and girls. Because of Nepal’s low economic status, unemployed Nepalese younger generations are compelled to choose to go for foreign employment services. Seeing the vulnerability of Nepalese people, many employment companies are now being registered. According to government statistics, every day around 1,200 to 1,500 young Nepali people are flying out of Nepal through airports. Some of them are sent by illegal agents or human traffickers.




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Reaching the community even further

With much of Nepal in poverty, sharing best farming practice can help many families transform their gardens and farms to be more efficient, thus growing their income. The aim of the 3ACR team is to incorporate a broad range of helpful information in their broadcasts.




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Vision Impaired World Changer

Thunder and lightening were everywhere. The storm was one of the biggest I had seen. All of a sudden, a large bolt of lightening hit my mother, killing her instantly and leaving me blind. I was just 3 years old when my whole world changed. My name is Surya.




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Our Radio in Nepal is saving lives

Sakhi [name changed] was a bright, young college student. She was offered a job by one of her friends who is a journalist. They arranged to meet at a local hotel. They were close friends and Sakhi was grateful to have someone who was watching out for her.




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Voice of the Voiceless - Nepal

Mukta wept during the interview as she remembered her husband and family. Her family avoided her, and her husband was always drunk. He shouted at her for not giving birth to a boy. She was almost trafficked by someone who pretended to help her.




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Prevention through Education - Nepal radio station receives top recognition

3 Angels Community Radio (3ACR) has just been recognized as one of the top radio stations in Nepal. Being selected by the BBC Media of Nepal as 5th out of the top 10 community based radio stations is a huge honour and shows the amazing work and commitment of the staff as well as the high quality of the daily programs.