Some figures you don’t want to see climbing. In the case of Kyrgyzstan, it’s domestic violence. But FEBC Kyrgyzstan is changing mindsets toward marriages.
Each year on one day in September or early October, the usually bustling streets in Taiwanese cities become quiet. Bathed in the light of the full moon and paper lanterns that decorate homes, families gather to celebrate the mid-autumn festival. The reality of most Taiwanese families is less sweet and wholesome.
‘Krusa’ means ‘family’ in the Khmer language. This is the name of FEBC Cambodia’s FM channel, whilst its shortwave broadcast is named ‘Voice of Love’. To a nation full of orphans, the longing for family runs deep.