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The Monthly Update includes a brief overview of Local level updates, Constitution/Federalism/Political updates, Inclusion/Discrimination, Operational incidents updates, UN RCO...
Fri, 2014-12-19
Statement by UN Resident Coordinator a.i. Ziad Sheikh At the NHRC Human Rights Day 9 December 2014 - Check Against Delivery - Right Honorable Prime Minister Mr. Sushil Koirala...
Wed, 2014-12-10
Press statement by international development partners in Nepal on the occasion of the International Day of Anti-Corruption Development partners call for collaboration to combat...
Tue, 2014-12-09
On 26 November, the Victims Common Platform on Transitional Justice presented the Kathmandu Declaration and Plan of Action to Jamie Mcgoldrick, the UN Resident Coordinator. The Platform is a group of...
Wed, 2014-12-03
The Monthly Update includes a brief overview of Local level updates, Constitution/Federalism/Political updates, Inclusion/Discrimination, Operational incidents updates, UN RCO...
Mon, 2014-12-01
25 November 2014 As we commemorate the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, let us mobilize for the 16 days of activism from now until Human Rights Day on 10 December...
Tue, 2014-11-25
New York, 24 November 2014 — A United Nations call to “Orange YOUR Neighbourhood” kicks off tomorrow with people around the world displaying the colour to symbolize hope for a future free from...
Tue, 2014-11-25
UN joint statement for 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence From Peace in the Home to Peace in the World: Let’s Challenge Militarism and End Gender-Based Violence ‘Justice for women...
Tue, 2014-11-25
Kathmandu, November 23: The Working Women Journalists (WWJ) organized a discussion on “Status of survivors of conflict related sexual violence (CRSV) and their access to services”. The event...
Sun, 2014-11-23
Violence against women and girls appears all too often in headlines across the world. But along with the cases that make the news are many thousands of other incidents occurring every day, on every...
Thu, 2014-11-20
20 November 2014 - Kathmandu Metropolitan City And UNICEF To Work Together For Clean, Green And Child-Friendly City KATHMANDU, 20 November 2014 – Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) and UNICEF...
Thu, 2014-11-20
Hon’ble Minister Acharya, Inter- party Women’s Alliance, Fellow panelists, UN Colleagues and partners, Hon’ble CA members, and former CA members, Ladies and Gentlemen, ...
Thu, 2014-11-20
NOV 18 - Last month, I had the opportunity to meet three adolescents from Dang, Kapilvastu, and Sindhuli, respectively. Their insights and understanding were striking as they described the...
Tue, 2014-11-18
In 2013, Farhan started his own campaign, MARD — Men Against Rape and Discrimination — that aims to sensitize men and create awareness about the safety of women. The MARD campaign has successfully...
Fri, 2014-11-14
The Gender Based Violence Information Management System (GBVIMS) initiative - initiated in 2011 - was re-launched in Nepal following the signing of a GBV Information Sharing Protocol (ISP) on 10...
Fri, 2014-11-14
Celebrating International Day for Tolerance 2014 An exhibition “Tolerance, Understanding, Coexistence. Oman’s message of Islam” Media Advisory On the occasion of the International Day for Tolerance,...
Mon, 2014-11-10
NOV 08 - This past monsoon was a vivid reminder, if one was needed, of the impact disasters can have on families and communities across the country. While Nepal faces the risk of floods, landslides,...
Sat, 2014-11-08
Deputy Director General of the International Organization for Migration (IOM) and Director General of International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) signed a memorandum of...
Wed, 2014-11-05
The Nepal Government’s Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) has filed charges against officials from the Ministry of Health and Population’s Child Health Division on...
Tue, 2014-11-04
UN DAY IN NEPAL is taking place THURSDAY, 30 OCTOBER 14:00 -16:45pm at JAWALAKHEL FOOTBALL GROUND in Lalitpur and EVERYONE IS WELCOME to this event!!The programme features live music by Joint Family...
Wed, 2014-10-29