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February 28, 2019

Launch of Uncertain Journeys in Pokhara

Uncertain Journeys, an anthology of essays on labour migration by Panos Media Fellows (2017-2019), was launched at the Nepal Literature Festival in Pokhara on 23 December 2018. 

Edited by Panos executive director A.S. Panneerselvan and published by Speaking Tiger, the essays are an important contribution to the conversation on labour migration in South Asia. 

The book was launched by A.S Panneerselvan, the editor, Narayan Wagle, Editor in Chief of Kantipur daily, Kunda Dixit, editor of the Nepali Times during a special event in Pokhara. 

Uncertain journey contains eleven essays from eleven South Asian journalists and tells the story and realities of migrant workers of their respective countries.  

This book explores aspirations, fears and dreams of migrant workers and asks fundamental questions about the nature and costs of labour migration. 

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