Pushpa Basnet, CNN Hero of the Year

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

The 2012 CNN Hero of the Year Pushpa Basnet is an internationally lauded social worker and founder of the groundbreaking development center for children in her native Nepal who would otherwise grow up behind bars with their incarcerated parents. She’s also the subject of the award-winning documentary "Waiting For Mamu." She discusses her work, along with the documentary’s director, Thomas Morgan, and producer Angela Bernard Thomas.


Pushpa Basnet, Thomas Morgan and Angela Bernard Thomas

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genejoke from Brooklyn

Amazing woman. Great story!

Mar. 12 2014 01:56 PM

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