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Bangkok – 1 February 2016 A new report from UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, finds that more of the nearly one billion young people between 15 and 24 in the Asia and Pacific region...
Mon, 2016-02-01
SECRETARY-GENERAL WELCOMES PARLIAMENT’S MOVES TO AMEND CONSTITUTION In response to a question on Nepal, the Spokesman said that the Secretary-General welcomes Parliamentary action to...
Thu, 2016-01-28
Press Release - Department of Archaeology, Government of Nepal, Lumbini Development Trust and Durham University Archaeological Team resume archaeological investigations at Tilaurakot, Nepal. A team...
Wed, 2016-01-27
The information this week came from #quakehelpdesk volunteers based on face-to-face conversations and community hearings with around 264 individuals in the six priority districts between 14 -...
Mon, 2016-01-25
Visiting the places that still bear the scars of last year's devastating earthquake and educating affected young girls and boys about issues related to sexual and reproductive health and rights...
Mon, 2016-01-25
Young people in Baitadi have called for their full and effective participation in decision-making in order to contribute to the future development agenda in this Far Western district of Nepal. Such a...
Mon, 2016-01-18
UNESCO Rescue Archaeology Mission provides instrumental findings to set up better approach for post-disaster responses to rehabilitation of earthquake damaged heritage The 2015 earthquakes...
Wed, 2016-01-13
The information this week came from #quakehelpdesk volunteers based on face-to-face conversations with volunteers based on their face-to-face conversation and community hearings with around 900...
Tue, 2016-01-05
Right Honorable Prime Minister, Mr. Khadga Prasad Oli, Honorable chairperson of the National Human Rights Commission, Chairpersons and Commissioners of Constitutional bodies Excellences,...
Fri, 2015-12-11
Joint statement by international development partners in Nepal on the occasion of the International Day of Anti-Corruption Kathmandu 9 December 2015 As the world marks the International Anti-...
Wed, 2015-12-09
The International Organization for Migration (IOM) cordially invites you...
Mon, 2015-12-07
Summary of key facts and figures, case studies, initiatives, progress, challenges, needs and opportunities related to gender equality and women’s empowerment in the context of the Nepal earthquake...
Mon, 2015-11-30
Statement of UNFPA Executive Director, Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, for the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women (25 November 2015) One in three women worldwide has...
Wed, 2015-11-25
Spokesperson for the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights: Ravina Shamdasani Location: Geneva Nepal We are alarmed by reports that at least four people have been killed and many injured...
Tue, 2015-11-24
The Secretary-General underlines his growing concern over the blocking of essential supplies on the Nepal-India border. He is alarmed by reports of the obstruction, and destruction, of life-saving...
Fri, 2015-11-20
Not even the massive April earthquake could stop the determination of the National Health Training Center and Family Health Division to continue investing on adolescent sexual and reproductive health...
Tue, 2015-11-17
Wednesday, 4 November 2015 (Afternoon) (Disclaimer: The following brief is not an official record, provides a brief factual summary of the UPR Working Group meeting with the State under review, and...
Thu, 2015-11-05
GENEVA (30 October 2015) – Nepal’s human rights record will be examined by the UN Human Rights Council’s Universal Periodic Review (UPR) Working Group for the second time on Wednesday, 4 November...
Fri, 2015-10-30
We, women’s groups/organisations from Nepal offer our sincerest condolences over the tragedy that has unfolded as a result of the two earthquakes on 25 April and 12 May 2015. We are deeply saddened...
Wed, 2015-10-28
https://www.humanitarianresponse.info/en/system/files/documents/files/gender_equality_update_no_6_-_26th_october_2015.pdf
Mon, 2015-10-26