f933470d573ee4b94f0baebf8b2f5461.jpg Young Nepali boys wait for work as porters in Nainital, India. Many people travel from the Far-and Mid-Western regions of Nepal to work as porters.

Photo by: Prakash Bikram Shah

5b3cfeb98529dd54c52c35e9c297ce86.jpg Nepali female migrant workers pray at a church in Kuwait

Photo by: Kesang Tseten

d0e5bb93ba6b19ca2f415cb373b949b1.jpg Migrant workers return to the western hills of Nepal from India. This photo was taken in Bajura.

Photo by: Mohan Mainali

c6d0ce918e0a563d2d141d09292fe15b.jpg A typical labor camp (Qatar, 2010)

Photo by: Tristan Bruslé

790c6887c0451498d5a575a4ea897bb5.JPG 'We book plane tickets to Saudi, Qatar, Malaysia, Dubai and Kuwait. We also confirm (ok) them.' - A banner in front of a retail shop in Sinoorjoda VDC, Janakpur

Photo by: Nabin Rawal

75968df7a8a69d479bd641c4825476a8.JPG A house in Sinoorjoda, Janakpur, with Qatari-inspired architectural design.

Photo by: Nabin Rawal

5c4af93a4d30213e5f41be3cb4e2e222.JPG Many Nepali workers can be found working at tea estates in Assam, India.

Photo by: Nitu Sarmah

82d73435e90f9dcaa7a5711a0a420f84.JPG Hard at work - A Nepali worker in a coal mine in India (2013)

Photo by: Rashmi Upadhayay

ae99f98265d9a240f23944d4384d980b.jpg A Nepali worker on night duty in Abu Dhabi, UAE (2011)

Photo by: Santosh Tumbahangphe

4dd4aa5bb326ef0c7211dc5e5d8a7dd6.jpg The rise of information technology has better connected the migrants with their families back home.

Photo by: Jeevan Raj Sharma

147a9ea98670afbc43fddfeb45ef41e3.jpg An official at the Siraha branch of the Red Cross Society helps prospective migrants fill out passport application forms for a nominal fee. This arrangement was sanctioned by the Chief District Officer as a source of funds for the Red Cross.

Photo by: Nabin Rawal

9eb16f7e7ec748225dc68112b893ba28.jpg An official at the Siraha branch of the Red Cross Society helps prospective migrants fill out passport application forms for a nominal fee. This arrangement was sanctioned by the Chief District Officer as a source of funds for the Red Cross.

Photo by: Nabin Rawal

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