MAITI Nepal was born out of a crusade to protect Nepali girls and women from crimes like domestic violence, trafficking for flesh trade, child prostitution, child labor and various forms of exploitation and torture.
A Society Free From Trafficking Of Children & Women
Maiti's focus has always been on prevention of girl trafficking, a burning issue for Nepal. Trained to develop income-generation skills and provided Maiti's shelter until they are ready to stand on their feet.
The sexually abused girls, abandoned children, potential victims of trafficking, destitute women, prisoner's children, returnees from Indian brothels, girls and children infected with HIV and Hepatitis B, intercepted girls are the major target groups or say, beneficiaries of our programs.
Rescuing girls forced into prostitution and helping to find economic alternatives. The practical steps would be to counsel them and provide non-formal education on health, laws, basic reading and writing.