The word Sanchar in Nepal means Communication and Sancharika is women communicators while Samuha means Group. Thus, Sancharika Samuha (SAS) is a Forum of women communicators established after the Beijing conference in April 1996 with the objective of promoting a healthier and gender sensitive media. more »
Upcoming Election: Ensuring Women's Participation in Upcoming CA Election. 23rd April 2013
In the context of Nepal, domestic violence, injustice and oppression to women are taken as normal behaviours due to the strong patriarchal society prevalent in the country. In all sectors of development, the State has formulated plans and policies without incorporating the basic...more »
Weekly radio programme
Sancharika has started a weekly radio programme from last Friday April 15, 2011 from Radio Kantipur at 7:30 am in the morning. It is half an hour programme. The programme is entitled as Sancharika Radio Magazine. The programme is based on the theme of Gender Based Violence. It is being coordinated by Ms. Nirmala Sharma, President of Sancharika Samuha, Ms. Nirjala Kakshapati, General Member of Sancharika/associated with Radio Kantipur and Ms. Kamala Panthi, Secretary of Sancharika /associated with Radio Kantipur, are also involved in the Radio Programme. The programme is in support of UNFPA.
Request for Feature WritersSancharika Samuha (Forum of Women Journalists and Communicators) has been publishing a monthly "Sancharika Features Service" since 1997. The main purpose of this publication is to encourage journalists to write in-depth articles, especially about gender based violence more »