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The UNESCO Kathmandu is organizing an Open Photo Competition on Lifelong Learning on the occasion of the 50th International Literacy Day, 8th September 2016. Submission deadline is 8th September 2016...
Tue, 2016-08-30
WORLD HUMANITARIAN DAY 2016 OP-ED Today we are witnessing human suffering on a scale that has not been seen since the end of the Second World War. More than 130 million people around the world need...
Fri, 2016-08-19
KATHMANDU, 19 August 2016 — UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, has prepositioned life-saving Reproductive Health (RH) Kits and Dignity Kits in Kathmandu, three regions and 16 districts of...
Fri, 2016-08-19
KATHMANDU, 18 August – Today, the United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR) in Nepal marked the first-ever participation of a refugee team in the Rio Olympics by organizing various sporting events for...
Thu, 2016-08-18
KATHMANDU, 11 August - The United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR) is organizing various sporting events for refugees in Nepal to celebrate the first-ever participation of a refugee team in the Rio...
Fri, 2016-08-12
Nepal :Flood and Landslide Affected District Maps are available on Website. Please check the link http://un.org.np/resources/maps
Wed, 2016-07-27
The Newsletter covers New UN Resident Coordinator Ms. Valerie Julliand presents letter of credential New UNHCR Representative in Nepal Secretary General condemns on attacks in Afghanistan UNV...
Fri, 2016-07-15
Statement for World Population Day by Giulia Vallese, Country Representative for Nepal, United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Nepal’s aspiration to become a middle-income country and to...
Mon, 2016-07-11
Nepal - Over the years, the Government of Nepal has been introducing several proactive measures to promote women’s access, ownership, and control over land and property. These measures, depending on...
Fri, 2016-07-01
United Nations Security Council: Resolution 2250(2015) Adopted by the Security Council at its 7573d meeting,09 December 2015.
Thu, 2016-06-30
KATHMANDU, 27 June – The newly-appointed UNHCR Representative in Nepal, Mr. Kevin J. Allen, presented his Letter of Credentials to the Honourable Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign...
Mon, 2016-06-27
KATHMANDU, 15 June 2016 – A national conference on early childhood development (ECD) calling for greater coordination and investment in holistic development of children aged 0-8 is being held today...
Wed, 2016-06-15
A joint press statement from the Government of Nepal represented by the Ministry of Labour and Employment together with the International Labour Organization (ILO), UNICEF, Joint Trade Union...
Sun, 2016-06-12
As members of the international community with long-standing commitments to the Government and people of Nepal, we have been following recent developments in relation to human rights and transitional...
Fri, 2016-05-27
Statement for the International Day to End Obstetric Fistula By Giulia Vallese, Representative of United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) for Nepal 23 May 2016 Women and girls in...
Mon, 2016-05-23
I was traveling along with my colleagues and government officials through a dirt road in Sindhuli district, when I felt the ground move at 11:56 am on April 25th, 2015. We were heading towards a safe...
Wed, 2016-05-11
1.8 million individuals have been assisted through the provision of emergency shelter assistance, technical shelter support to build back safer, camp coordination and camp management, debris removal...
Thu, 2016-05-05
It is often possible to predict, prepare for and even avoid worst impacts of natural disasters Before the dust had even settled after the two major earthquakes that hit Nepal in 2015, local...
Mon, 2016-05-02
Kathmandu 25 April, 2016. Today at 11:56, UN staff in Nepal will observe one minute’s silence on the first anniversary of the Nepal earthquake. We remember those who lost their lives and reflection...
Mon, 2016-04-25