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UNITED NATIONS OFFICE OF THE HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR HUMAN RIGHTS IN NEPAL Press release, Monday, 6 July 09 On 6 July OHCHR-Nepal, Representative, Richard Bennett, met with Defence Minister, Bidhya Bhandari, and expressed concern about the recommended promotion of Major General Toran Jung Bahadur Singh to Lieutenant General. The OHCHR acknowledges and app...
UNOHCHR, (2009)
Kathmandu Office Intangible Cultural Heritage Network Meeting in South Asia: Exchanging countries' experiences on the implementation of the 2003 Convention at national level, 16-17 August 2017, Lalitpur, Nepal This press release includes a sub-regional network meeting on Intangible Cultural Heritage in South Asia held on 16-17 August 2017 at the Hotel Himalaya in Lalitpur, Nepal organized jointly by the Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation, UNE...
UNESCO, (2017)
संयुक्त राष्ट्रसंघीय मानवअधिकार उच्चायुक्तको कार्यालय, नेपाल प्रेस विज्ञप्ति - २०६७ वैशाख १६ संयुक्त राष्ट्रसंघद्वारा आगामी विरोध कार्यक्रमहरुका क्रममा संयम अपनाउन आह्वान एकीकृत नेपाल कम्युनिष्ट पार्टी (माओबादी)द्वारा घोषित विरोध कार्यक्रमहरुका सन्दर्भमा संयुक्त राष्ट्रसंघीय मानवअधिकार उच्चायुक्तको नेपालस्थित कार्यालय (उच्चायुक्तको कार्यालय - नेपाल) सबै पात्रहरु - एनेकपा (माओबादी), सरकार र सुरक्षाफौज - लाई तनावपूर्ण र...
UNOHCHR, (2010)
संयुक्त राष्ट्रसंघीय मानवअधिकार उच्चायुक्तको कार्यालय, नेपाल प्रेस विज्ञप्ति - २०६७ भदौ १३ (बेपत्ता पारिएका व्यक्तिहरुको अन्तराष्ट्रिय दिवस - अगस्ट ३०) बेपत्ता पार्ने कार्यसम्बन्धी सत्यको खोजी शान्ति प्रक्रियाको केन्द्रमा रहन्छ बेपत्ता पारिएका व्यक्तिहरुको अन्तराष्ट्रिय दिवस (अगस्ट ३०) का अवसरमा संयुक्त राष्ट्रसंघीय मानवअधिकार उच्चायुक्तको कार्यालय, नेपाल (उच्चायुक्तको कार्यालय - नेपाल) तीन बर्षभन्दा बढी समयदेखि थाती रहेको सर्वोच्च अदालत को २०६४ जेठ १८ गतेको अभूतपूर्व निर्ण...
UNOHCHR, (2010)
Remarks by Richard Bennett Representative of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, in Nepal At the Signing of Guidelines for Cooperation with the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) 20 February 2009 Key areas of collaboration will include the promotion of human rights through the dissemination of information and educational materials and the organisation of joint trainings for, amongst others, government, law enforcement officials and civil soc...
UNOHCHR, (2009)
UN: Transitional Justice Process must comply with International Law “As Nepal moves forward in its peace process and strengthens its democratic institutions to build a strong and stable future, calls for amnesties or for case withdrawals involving serious crimes would be steps in the wrong direction,” said Robert Pip...
UNOHCHR, (2011)
Universal Social Protection Universal Old-Age and Disability Pensions, and Other Universal Allowance in Nepal The Government of Nepal runs a varied portfolio of social protection programs consisting of social insurance, cash and in kind social assistance programs, and various labor market programs. The fiscal cost of the current portfolio of SP programs in ...
UN, (2017)
Regional Earthquake Recovery Dialogue for Building Back Better Organized by United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific, SAARC Disaster Management Centre and National Planning Commission, Government of Nepal The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) along with SAARC Disaster Management Centre (SDMC) and the National Planning Commission (NPC), Government of Nepal organised a regional recovery dialogue for building ...
GON, SAARC, ESCAP, (2015)
Nepal MDGs acceleration Framework Improving Access to Sanitation A few years away from the deadline of 2015, the MDG Acceleration Framework (MAF), as conceived and endorsed by the United Nations (UN), aims at accelerating and sustaining progress towards the MDGs’ achievement at the national level. The strategic ap...
UNDP, GON, (2012)
Labour Migration for Employment - A Status Report for Nepal 2013/2014 Over the past decade, Nepal has experienced a surge in out-migration for foreign employment to various destination countries. As more and more Nepali citizens aspire and depart for foreign jobs, regulators and stakeholders face new challenges in mana...
ILO, IOM, GoN, (2014)
Infant and Young Child Feeding Practices as Associated with Child Nutritional Status in Nepal Analysis of the Nepal Demographic Health Survey, 2011 This report is based on a further analysis study undertaken as a follow-up to the 2011 Nepal Demographic and Health Survey (NDHS). Funding for the further analysis of the survey was provided by the European Union (EU), through the Regional Maternal a...
GON, UNICEF, European Union, (2011)
National Planning Commission Central Bureau of Statistics Nepal Thematic Report on Food Security and Nutrition 2013 In collaboraƟon with: World Food Program World Bank AusAID UNICEF This Report describes the long-term trends of food security and nutrition outcomes in Nepal over the past fifteen years and analyzes various factors affecting the outcomes, offering comprehensive descriptions about the complex and imminent issu...
UNICEF, AusAID, (2013)
Ms. Kyung-wha Kang United Nations Deputy High Commissioner for Human Rights Statement to the Media 20 April 2011, Kathmandu This press statement involves about the progress of peace process and that political consensus on important issues has been reached, despite ongoing challenges.Nepal has committed to establishing transitional justice mechanisms to confront and addres...
UNOHCHR, (2011)
Remarks by Richard Bennett Representative of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights in Nepal At the Launch of INSIDE: Prison and the Rights of Detainees Organised by OHCHR-Nepal to mark Human Rights Day It is also part of Dignity and Justice for Detainees Week, which has been designated by the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights. The main objectives of the week are to: • make the public aware that detainees do not forego their human...
UNOHCHR, (2008)
UNITED NATIONS OFFICE OF THE HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR HUMAN RIGHTS Press Release – 19 December 2008 OHCHR’s report on conflict-related disappearances in Bardiya, a further step in strengthening the peace process The Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) released a report Friday on its investigations into a series of disappearances* that occurred in Nepal’s Bardiya District during the conflict between government and Maoist forces. The ...
UNOHCHR, (2008)
संयुक्त प्रेस विज्ञप्ति आइतबार, १७ असोज २०६७ आर्थिक, सामाजिक तथा संस्कृतिक अधिकार अनुगमनक लागि कर्णालीक नागरिक समाजले संजाल गठन गर्ने राष्ट्रिय मानवअधिकार आयोग जुम्ला उपक्षेत्रीय कार्यालय तथा संयुक्त राष्ट्रसंघीय मानवअधिकार उच्चायुक्तको नेपालगन्ज कार्यालय (ओएचसीएचआर ) द्वारा आयोजित आर्थिक, सामाजिक तथा संस्कृतिक अधिकार अनगमन सम्बन्धी कार्यशालामा सहभागी कर्णाली तथा मध्य पश्चिमान्चल क...
UNOHCHR, NHRC, (2010)
संयुक्त प्रेस विज्ञप्ति नेपालमा साक्षी तथा पीडित संरक्षण संयन्त्रको शीघ्र स्थापनाका लागि उच्चायुक्तको कार्यालयद्वारा आग्रह दक्षिण एशियाली राष्ट्रहरुका साथै नेपालका प्रतिनिधिहरु समेत सहभागी रहेका साक्षी तथा पीडित संरक्षणसम्बन्धी नेपालमा भएको दक्षिण एशियाली क्षेत्रीय सम्मेलन तथा राष्ट्रिय परामर्शको समापनपश्चात संयुक्त राष्ट्रसंघीय मानवअधिकार उच्चायुक्तको कार्यालय, नेपाल (उ...
UNOHCHR, (2010)
संयुक्त राष्ट्रसंघीय मानवअधिकार उच्चायुक्तको कार्यालय, नेपाल प्रेस विज्ञप्ति - २०६५ पुस ४ बर्दिया जिल्लामा भएका द्वन्दसंग सम्बन्धित बेपत्ता पार्ने कार्यसम्बन्धी उच्चायुक्तको कार्यालयको प्रतिवेदन - शान्ति प्रक्रियालाई सबल बनाउनमा थप कदम संयुक्त राष्ट्रसंघीय मानवअधिकार उच्चायुक्तको कार्यालय (उच्चायुक्तको कार्यालय )ले सरकार तथा माओबादी फौजबीच भएको द्वन्दको क्रममा नेपालको बर्दिया जिल्लामा शृंखलाबद्ध रुपमा भएको बेपत्ता पर्ने कार्य बारे आफ्ना अनुसन्धानसम्बन्धी प्रतिवेदन बिहीबार सार्वजनिक...
UNOHCHR, (2008)
NEPAL L.E.D. DIARY – JULY 2008 While the July LED Diary feature was to have been “Eco-Enterprise Value Chain Upgrading”, it was decided to devote this month’s feature instead to a mid-year status overview on LED Programming in Dhanusha and Ramechhap Districts to facilitate upcomin...
ILO, LED, GoN, (2008)
United Nations CEDAW/C/1999/II/3/Add.1 Convention on the Elimination of All Distr.: General Forms of Discrimination 13 May 1999 against Women Original: English On behalf of the Committee, the Secretariat invited the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), on 29 April 1999, to submit to the Committee by 15 May 1999 a report on information provided by States to FAO on the implementatio...
UN, FAO, (1999)
शासकिय सुधारका लागी सारव्जनिक प्रशासन को तयारी आयोजना (PREPARE) नेपाललाई एक उर्जाशिल तथा समावेशी सङ्घिय राज्यमा रुपन्तरन गर्न लोक तान्त्री क पद्द्ती एवम जवाफदेही प्रशासनिक व्यव्स्थाको आवश्यकता पर्दछ । यस कार्यका निम्ती पारदर्शी एवम जिम्मेवार सार्व जनिक प्रशासनको ठुलो मह्त्तो रहन्छ । यस सन्दर्भ मा नेपाल सर्कार सँग...
UNDP, ()
UNITED NATIONS OFFICE OF THE HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR HUMAN RIGHTS IN NEPAL PRESS RELEASE – 8 April 2006 Excessive Use of Force “It is essential that Government requires members of the security forces to observe their obligation to minimise use of force and firearms in the current context of demonstrations. The use of force against peaceful demonstrators is not acceptable. In...
UNOHCHR, (2006)
STATEMENT OF MS LAXMI MENON, Head of IFAD's Corporate Service Department NATIONAL ROUNDTABLE WORKSHOP NEPAL COUNTRY PROGRAMME EVALUATION Kathmandu, 23 January 2013 This bulletin consists of statement of Ms Laxmi Menon, Head of IFAD's Corporate Service Department regarding the National Roundtable Workshop jointly organized by Government of Nepal and IFAD. The workshop is the culmination of the Nepal Country Prog...
IFAD, (2013)
UNITED NATIONS OFFICE OF THE HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR HUMAN RIGHTS IN NEPAL Press Release – 20 March 2006 Ian Martin visits PSA detainees – appeals to Government to restore right to liberty an Martin said: "I am dismayed that these arbitrary detentions are going into a third month, and appeal again to His Majesty’s Government to restore the right to liberty and the rights to freedom of expression, association and peaceful assembly to th...
UNOHCHR, (2006)
Post-disaster excavations at Earthquake-Damaged Jagannath and Gopinath Temples,Hanumandhoka Durbar Square, Kathmandu Valley UNESCO World Heritage Property,Nepal. UNESCO has commissioned post-disaster rescue excavations at earthquake-damaged monuments within the Kathmandu Valley UNESCO World Heritage Site, continuing a mission initiated last year aimed at restoring Nepal’s cultural heritage. UNESCO, together ...
GoN, UNESCO, (2016)
Remarks on pending accountability issues in Nepal by Richard Bennett, Representative of OHCHR-Nepal, at the Reporters Club 29 July 2009 A High-Level Task Force established by the NA later in 2006 chose to present only the names of 12 individuals whom the NA claimed were not disappeared and effectively dismissed the allegations contained in OHCHR's report. Following up on the Army’...
UNOHCHR, (2009)
Implementation in Asia and the Pacific of the Brussels Program of Action for the Least Developed Countries for the Decade 2001-2010: progress made, obstacles encountered and the way forward Nepal Economic development is a daunting task in Nepal, given its limited resource endowment, its landlocked location and the rugged terrain and with its underdeveloped economic and social infrastructure. The economic development efforts of more than four ...
UN, (2010)
Nepal's Graduation Strategy from LDC Status by 2022 It is growing realization in Nepal that the development policies and strategies need to adequately respond to changing market and technological conditions in the regional and world economy as much as to the changes taking place in the domestic socio-...
UN/GON, (2013)
काठमाडौको हनुमानढोका दरवारक्षेत्र स्थित भूकम्पबाट क्षतिग्रस्त भएका युनेस्को विश्व सम्पदासूचीमा सूचिकृत जगन्नाथ मन्दिर र गोपीनाथ मन्दिरमा उत्खनन युनेस्कोले नेपालका सांस्कृतिक सम्पदाहरुको पुनर्स्थापनाका लागि गत वर्ष देखि सुरु गरिएको अभियानलाई निरन्तरता दिदै भूकम्पले क्षति पुर्याएका काठमाडौ उपत्यका उनेस्चो विश्वसम्पदा स्थल भित्रका स्मारकहरुमा विपदपश्चातको पुनउद्वार उत्खननका लागि आर्थिक सहयोग ग...
GON, UNESCO, (2016)
नेपाल बहुसुचक सर्वेक्षण (NMICS) २०१४ प्रेस विज्ञप्ति काठमाडौ, २०७२ फागुन १३ नेपालमा मिक्सको पाचौ चरण केन्द्रीय तथ्यांक विभाग तथा युनिसेफको प्राविधिक तथा आर्थिक सहकार्यमा मुलुकका सबै ७५ वटै जिल्लामा (२०१४ को जनवरीदेखि जुन महिना सम्म ) क्षेत्रीय कार्य संचालन गरेको थियो। सन् २०१० मा सम्पन्न भएको यसअघिको एनमिक्स सर्वेक्षणले नेपा...
GON, UNICEF, (2014)
मानवअधिकारको अनुगमनका लागि सूचकाङ्कहरूसम्बन्धी दक्षऺण एसियाकै पहिलो प्रयोगकर्ता पुस्तिकाको काठमाडौमा बिमोचन २०६८ असोज ३ राष्ट्रिय महावाधिकार आयोग र नेपालस्थित संयुक्त रास्त्रसंघिया मानवाधिकार उच्चायुक्तको कार्यालय (उच्चायुक्तको कार्यालय- नेपाल) ले मिलेर आर्थिक, सामाजिक, तथा सांस्कृतिक अधिकारहरुका सुचकाङकसम्बन्धी कार्यसमूहसंग सम्बद्ध नागरिक समाजका सदस्यहरुसंगको सहकार्य...
GON, UNOHCHR, (2011)
A REPORT ON FOOD SECURITY IMPACT OF 2017 FLOOD IN TERAI Based on the results of ad hoc District Food Security Network (DFSN) meetings in 10 districts (23-29 August 2017) Heavy monsoon rainfall during 10-13 August 2017 triggered severe flash floods and landslides in 32 out of 75 districts in Nepal (see Figures 1 and 2). An Initial Rapid Assessment conducted in 28 districts revealed that floods and landslides claimed 1...
GoN, UKAID, WFP,NeKSAP, (2017)
JOINT PRESS STATEMENT सोमबार, २०६८ भदौ १२ बलपुर्वक बेपत्ता पार्ने कार्यसम्बन्धी कानुन जारि गर : मानवअधिकार आयोग, मानवअधिकार उच्चायुक्तको कार्यालय "नेपालमा एक दशक लामो द्वन्दक अवधिमा गरिएका बलपूर्वक बेपत्ता पार्ने कार्यका मुद्दासमेत गम्भीर मानव अधिकार उल्लङ्घनक लागि जवाफदेहीता कायम गर्नुपर्ने जरुरि र वास्तविक आवश्यकता रहेको छ", राष्ट्रिय मानवअधिकार आयोग (आयोग) नेपाल र नेपालस्थित संयुक्त राष्ट्...
NHRC, UNOHCHR, (2011)
प्रेस विज्ञप्ति २०६५ असोज १७ उच्चायुक्तको कार्यालय - नेपाल तथा विश्व खाद्य कार्यक्रमद्वारा खाद्यान्न वितरण सुनिस्चित गर्न सर्वोच्च अदालतले दिएको आदेशको स्वागत संयुक्त रास्ट्रसंघका दुइवटा प्रमुख निकायहरुले खाद्यान्नको अभाव भएका मध्य तथा सुदूर्पस्चिमांचल क्षेत्र १२ जिल्लामा खाद्यान्न आपूर्ति गर्न सरकारलाई आहवान गर्दै सर्वोच्चा अदालतले गरेको आदेशको स्वागत गरेका छन्। मनावअधिकार उच्चायुक्तको कार्यालय ( उच्चायुक...
WFP, UNOHCHR, (2008)
संयुक्त प्रेस वक्तव्य २०६५ भदौ ३१ राष्ट्रिय मानवअधिकार आयोग र उच्चायुक्तको कार्यालयद्वारा कपिलवस्तुको पीदिथारुका अधिकारको सम्मान सुनिस्चित गर्न सरकारलाई आग्रह वि. सं. २०६४ भदौ ३० गते कपिलवस्तुका बासिन्दा मोइद खानको हत्याबाट चार दिनसम्म हिंसा भड़क्यो। सो हिंशा निकटवर्ती जिल्लाहरुमा फैलियो र यसबाट चौध जनाको मृत्यु भयो ।यसका अतिरिक्त त्यहाँ सम्पत्तिको व्यापक क्षति तथा लुटपाट हुनुका साथै कैयौ हजार मानिस विस्थाप...
NHRC, UNOHCHR, (2008)
UN Human Rights Office raises serious concerns with the term extension of Colonel Raju Basnet OHCHR has recommended that state personnel for whom there are credible allegations of involvement in human rights violations should be suspended pending proper investigations. “The extension in tenure of Colonel Raju Basnet together with the absence ...
UNOHCHR, (2010)
An Assessment of the Implementation of the Tenth Plan (PRSP) Nepal’s Poverty Reduction Strategy (PRS) is also its Tenth Plan. The government began implementing the five-year Plan in the Fiscal Year 2002/03. This is the annual progress review for the Fiscal Year 2003/04. PRS implementation in the 2002/03 was re...
GoN, UNDP, (2005)
Global Sanitation Fund Nepal - A Programme of WSSCC (Investing in sustainable sanitation and hygiene) GSF Programme in Nepal: • Global Sanitation Fund (GSF) Programme provides USD 5 million for 5 years to promote sanitation and hygiene in Nepal targeting more than 1,750,000 population. • National Coordinating Body (NCB) led by the Government provid...
GoN,UNHABITAT, WSSCC, (2011)
UNITED NATIONS OFFICE OF THE HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR HUMAN RIGHTS IN NEPAL Press Release OHCHR­Nepal begins visits to army barracks 17 August 2005 His Majesty’s Government’s Commitment on the Implementation of Human Rights and International Humanitarian Law states that any detainee shall be held in an officially recognized place of detention. OHCHR has urged that detainees be promptly tran...
UNOHCHR, (2005)
UNITED NATIONS OFFICE OF THE HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR HUMAN RIGHTS IN NEPAL Press Release 5 October 2005 NGO Code of Conduct Ian Martin, the Representative of the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) in Nepal, has expressed concern that the Government proposal of a code of conduct for NGOs would be in breach of Nepal’s international human rights obli...
UNOHCHR, (2005)
South Asia’s first guide on indicators for monitoring human rights released in Kathmandu 20 September, 2011 The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) and the United Nations Human Rights Office in Nepal (OHCHR-Nepal), in collaboration with civil society members of the Working Group on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights Indicators, have together develope...
GON, UNOHCHR, (2011)
प्रेस वक्तव्य बिहिबार, २०६८ कार्तिक २४ मानवआधिकार उल्लङ्घनका आरोपित पीडकलाई नियुक्ति, छ्यमादान र बढुवा गर्ने सरकारका हालैक निर्णयहरुप्रति राष्ट्रसंघ चिन्तित नेपालस्थित संयुक्त राष्ट्र संघिय मनाव आधिकार कार्यालय (उच्चायुक्तको कार्यालय - नेपाल ) ले नेपालमा गम्भीर आपराध तथा मानव अहिकार दुर्व्यवहारमा मुर्छिएका सार्वजनिक आधिकारिहरुलाई नियुक्ति, छ्यमादान र बढुवा गर्ने नेपाल सरकार हालैक शृंखलाबद्ध निर्णयहरुप...
UNOHCHR, (2011)
बालश्रम बिरुद्ध विस्व दिवस २०१६ आपूर्ति चक्रमा बालश्रमको अन्त्य : सबैको सरोकार बालश्रम बिरुद्धको अन्तरास्ट्रिय अभियानलाई प्रोत्साहित र प्रेरित गर्न अन्तरास्ट्रिय श्रम संगठन (आइ. एल. ओ.) ले सन् २००२ जुन १२ मा प्रथम बिस्व बालश्रम बिरुद्ध दिवसको आयोजना गर्यो। निक्रिस्ट प्रकारको बालश्रमका सम्बन्धमा आइ. एल. ओ. महासन्धि नम्बर १८२ र र...
ILO, (2016)
मानवअधिकारको अनुगमनका लागि सूचकाङ्कहरूसम्बन्धी दक्षऺण एसियाकै पहिलो प्रयोगकर्ता पुस्तिकाको काठमाडौमा बिमोचन २०६८ असोज ३ राष्ट्रिय महावाधिकार आयोग र नेपालस्थित संयुक्त रास्त्रसंघिया मानवाधिकार उच्चायुक्तको कार्यालय (उच्चायुक्तको कार्यालय- नेपाल) ले मिलेर आर्थिक, सामाजिक, तथा सांस्कृतिक अधिकारहरुका सुचकाङकसम्बन्धी कार्यसमूहसंग सम्बद्ध नागरिक समाजका सदस्यहरुसंगको सहकार्य...
GON, UNOHCHR, (2011)
संयुक्त प्रेस वक्तवयमा नेपालमा हलिया प्रथा अन्त्य गर - राष्ट्रिय मानवअधिकार आयोग, राष्ट्रिय दलित आयोग, राष्ट्रिय महिला आयोग र संयुक्त राष्ट्रसंघ भदौ २०, २०६८ "नेपाल सरकार र राष्ट्रिय हलिया मुक्ति समाज महासंघ बीच वि. सं. २०६५ भदौमा भएको सम्झौताले हलियाहरु मुक्त भएको औपचारिक रुपमा घोषणा गरे तापनि मूर्त परिणाम हासिल हुन अझै बाकी छ। मस्यौदा हलिया निषेध विधेयक पारित भएको छैन र सरकारले सम्झौताअनुरुप उच्चस्तरीय ...
GON, ILO, UNOHCHR, (2011)
ACCESS TO JUSTICE Project: Enhancing Access to Justice for Consolidation of Peace in Nepal (A2J) UNDP Nepal’s extensive support for improving access to jus ce in 2001-2010 has strengthened the rule of law and improved access to jus ce and human rights in Nepal. Since 2008 the Enhancing Access to Justice for Consolidation of Peace in Nepal pro...
UNDP, (2012)
PROJECT TO PREPARE THE PUBLIC ASMINISTRATION FOR STATE REFORMS (PREPARE) PREPARE Project continued extending techinical support to the government, in close assocation with the executing like MoGA, OPMCM and other related agencies in under to get it prepared for execlusion of the major constitutional provisions having impl...
UNDP, (2017)
Second Anniversary of 2015 Earthquake in Nepal - Progress on Reconstruction Statement by Nepal International Development Partners Group (IDPG) The Nepal International Development Partners Group joins the country in commemorating the victims of the Gorkha Earthquake of 25 April 2015 and its many aftershocks. Our thoughts are with those who perished and their loved ones. We also take this o...
UN, IDPG, (2017)
नेपालस्थित संयुक्त रस्त्रसंघिया मानवअधिकार उच्चायुक्तको कार्यालय मानवअधिकार उच्चायुक्त मनावाधिकर्सम्बंधी संयुक्त राष्ट्रसंघिय प्रमुख अधिकारी हुनुहुन्छ | उहा महासचिवप्रति उत्तरदायी हुनुहुन्छ | नागरिक, राजनीतिक, आर्थिक, सामाजिक तथा संस्कृतिकलगायत सबै मानवाधिकारको संरछन् तथा प्रवर्दनक लागि महासभाले सन् १९९३ डिसेम्बर...
UNOHCHR, (2004)
FINAL REPORT: UNFPA Nepal Emergency Response Evaluation A Joint Initiative of UNFPA and the Columbia University School for International and Public Affairs Columbia University New York, NY May 2009 Nepal is simultaneously a developing country, a country in transition, and a country in humanitarian crisis. The fact that Nepal is vulnerable to natural disasters only further compounds the country’s challenge for social, economic, and political dev...
UNFPA, (2009)
NEPAL VERSION 1 Flood | August 2017 Date released: 21 August 2017 Nepal was hit by the worst rains in 15 years that started on 11 August 2017. It caused severe flooding in the Terai with huge impacts on livelihoods, food security and nutrition due to losses in lives, assets, housing, infrastructure including water ...
GON, WFP, (2017)
Resident Coordinator’s Annual Report 2015 On April 25 and 12 May two back-to-back major earthquakes struck Nepal causing severe destruction in 31 districts with 14 most affected out of the 75 districts in the country. A total of 8,891 people were confirmed dead, more than 600,000 houses dest...
UN, (2015)
LET US LEARN EDUCATING THE HARDEST TO REACH Nepal This report consists of disparities that persist in educational achievement between girls and boys and among ethnic minorities, especially in remote rural areas. In Nepal, Let Us Learn uses a multi-pronged approach to get more children into school, ...
UNICEF, (2011)
नगरकोट हत्याकाण्डसम्बंदी छानबिन आयोगका अध्यक्षलाइ नेपालस्थित संयुक्त राष्ट्रसंघीय मानवअधिकार उच्चायुक्तको कार्यालयले लेखेको पत्र प्रेस विज्ञप्ति २२ डीसम्बर 2005 नेपालस्थित संयुक्त राष्ट्रसंघीय मानवअधिकार उच्चायुक्तको कार्यालय १४ दिसेम्बर २००५ को नगरकोट हत्याकाण्डसम्बन्धी छानबिन आयोगका अद्यक्ष ततहा पुर्व न्यायाधिस तोप बहादुर संघलाई आयोगको स्थापनाको स्वागत गर्दै तथा गोलिकाण्डको अनुसन्धान एबम यस्ता घटनालाई कसरी...
UNOHCHR, (2005)
नगरकोट हत्याकाण्डसम्बंदी छानबिन आयोगका अध्यक्षलाइ नेपालस्थित संयुक्त राष्ट्रसंघीय मानवअधिकार उच्चायुक्तको कार्यालयले लेखेको पत्र प्रेस विज्ञप्ति २२ डीसम्बर 2005 नेपालस्थित संयुक्त राष्ट्रसंघीय मानवअधिकार उच्चायुक्तको कार्यालय १४ दिसेम्बर २००५ को नगरकोट हत्याकाण्डसम्बन्धी छानबिन आयोगका अद्यक्ष ततहा पुर्व न्यायाधिस तोप बहादुर संघलाई आयोगको स्थापनाको स्वागत गर्दै तथा गोलिकाण्डको अनुसन्धान एबम यस्ता घटनालाई कसरी...
UNOHCHR, (2005)
नगरकोट हत्याकाण्डसम्बंदी छानबिन आयोगका अध्यक्षलाइ नेपालस्थित संयुक्त राष्ट्रसंघीय मानवअधिकार उच्चायुक्तको कार्यालयले लेखेको पत्र प्रेस विज्ञप्ति २२ डीसम्बर 2005 नेपालस्थित संयुक्त राष्ट्रसंघीय मानवअधिकार उच्चायुक्तको कार्यालय १४ दिसेम्बर २००५ को नगरकोट हत्याकाण्डसम्बन्धी छानबिन आयोगका अद्यक्ष ततहा पुर्व न्यायाधिस तोप बहादुर संघलाई आयोगको स्थापनाको स्वागत गर्दै तथा गोलिकाण्डको अनुसन्धान एबम यस्ता घटनालाई कसरी...
UNOHCHR, (2005)
DEMOGRAPHIC CHANGES OF NEPAL:Trends and Policy Implications This timely report about Nepal’s changing demography reveals the unique position of the country vis-à-vis its demographic transition. As the population rapidly ages, there will be a higher number of elderly people for each working-age person to suppo...
GoN, UNICEF, (2017)
GENDER EQUALITY AND SOCIAL INCLUSION FOR FOOD-AND NUTRITION- SECURITY IN NEPAL RESEARCH REPORT The World Bank (WB) continues to support the Government of Nepal’s (GON) thrust to improve the food and nutrition security of its people. It already has several major investments in agriculture and nutrition development programs, including Sunaula Ha...
WORLD BANK, (2014)
Harnessing Green Climate Fund Resources for Nepal Nepal’s temperature trend analysis from 1971 to 2014 shows a rise in average annual maximum temperature by 0.056°C1 and during the same period 22,372 climate induced disaster events leading to huge loss of lives and property were recorded.Other impor...
GoN and UN, (2017)
The Road to Recovery - Cash transfers as an emergency response and a catalyst to enhance the social protection system in Nepal UNICEF has worked closely with the Government of Nepal and other international and local partners on a large-scale emergency response operation including actions for immediate relief and early recovery. As part of this assistance, UNICEF has suppor...
GoN, UNICEF, (2016)
National Review of Sustainable Development Goals In 2015, Nepal joined other members of the United Nations in adopting the global sustainable development (SDGs) goals that follow the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) as the international development targets. This report gives the preliminary ...
NPC/GoN, (2017)
Statement by Richard Bennett Representative of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights in Nepal at the opening ceremony of the 14th General Assembly of the Informal Sector Service Centre (INSEC), 5 January 2008, Kathmandu The slogan for this year’s General Assembly is “CA Election for Sustainable Peace and Democracy”. It is important to stress that elections are essential to lay the foundation for this ‘new’ nation. However, holding polls will not alone guarantee that...
UNOHCHR, (2008)
संयुक्त राष्ट्रसंघीय मानवअधिकार उच्चायुक्तको कार्यालय, नेपाल प्रेस विज्ञप्ति-२०६७ वैशाख १९ (विश्व प्रेस स्वतन्त्रता दिवसको अवसरमा) पत्रकार वीरेन्द्र साहको हत्याका अभियुक्तिको गिरफ्तार गर्न राष्ट्रसंघीय उच्चायुक्तको कार्यालयको आग्रह विश्व प्रेस स्वतन्त्र दिवसको अवसरमा संयुक्त राष्ट्रसंघीय मानवअधिकार उच्चायुक्तको कार्यालय, नेपाल (उच्चायुक्तको कार्यालय-नेपाल) ले नेपालमा पत्रकारका हत्याराहरुलाई न्यायको कठघरमा उभ्याउनै पर्ने भएको बताएको छ।उसको आह्वानले वैशाख १६ गते राष्ट्रसंघका महास...
UNOHCHR, (2010)
Key Note Address by Honorable Dr. Min Bahadur Shrestha, Vice Chairman, and National Planning Commission of Nepal during Asia Pacific Forum on Sustainable Development 2017: Mainstreaming Disaster Risk Reduction for Poverty Eradication in Asia-Pacific. This bulletin includes statement by Honorable Dr. Min Bahadur Shrestha, Vice Chairman, and National Planning Commission of Nepal during Asia Pacific Forum on Sustainable Development 2017: Mainstreaming Disaster Risk Reduction for Poverty Eradicati...
GON, UNESCAP, (2017)
OPERATION EVALUATION Nepal, Country Programme, 200319: A mid-term evaluation of WFP’s Operation (2013-2017) Evaluation Report December, 2016 Evaluation team: Tamsin Walters, Team Leader; Ivan Scott, Evaluator; Irada Gautam This report consists of evaluation of WFP's operation. The mid-term Country Programme (CP) evaluation took place from June 2016 to December 2016, with fieldwork in Nepal from 12th to 30th September. It was conducted by a team of three independent eva...
WFP, (2016)
Country Programme Action Plan 2008-2010 Between The Government of Nepal and The United Nations Population Fund In mutual agreement to the content of this Country Programme Action Plan (CPAP) document and their responsibilities in the implementation of the country programme, the Government of Nepal (GoN) and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) 1. Furth...
UNFPA, GoN, (2008)
Proposed Loan and Grant to the Government of Nepal for the High-Value Agriculture Project in Hill and Mountain Areas To reduce poverty and social disharmony in hill and mountain areas, experience has shown that the issue of economic isolation needs to be addressed. Poverty persists in these areas because of poor infrastructure and access to services and markets. Th...
IFAD, (2009)
Country Programming Document for Nepal 2011-2013 Nepal joined UNESCO in 1953 and the UNESCO Office in Kathmandu was established in 1998. Since then, UNESCO Kathmandu has supported the Government of Nepal to attain quality Education for All,mobilize scientific knowledge and science policy for sustai...
GoN, UNESCO, (2013)
Statement Attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General on Nepal New York, 30 January 2003 The Secretary-General warmly welcomes the announcement of a cease-fire yesterday by the His Majesty's Government of Nepal and the forces belonging to the Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist) and the Government's intention to convene all-party talks. He ...
UN, (2003)
PRESS STATEMENT मैना सुनुवार मुद्दाका सम्बन्धमा अदालतको आदेश लागू गराउन तथा दण्डहीनताको अन्त्य गर्ने प्रतिबद्धता अगाडी बधाउन सरकारलाई उच्चायुक्तको कार्यालयको आग्रह फागुन ४, काठमाडौ पन्ध्र वर्षीय मैना सुनुवारलाइ यातना दिई हत्या गरियो भनेको सात वर्ष पुगेको अवसरमा नेपालस्थित संयुक्त राष्ट्रसंघीय मानवअधिकार उच्चायुक्तको कार्यालय (उच्चायुक्तको कार्यालय-नेपाल)कि प्रमुक्ज ज्योति संघेराले नेपाली सेनाका आरिपित चारजना कर्मचारी विरुद्ध का...
UNOHCHR, (2011)
Global Initiative on Out-of-School Children (JULY 2016) Children not attending school are in most cases ‘invisible’ because they do not appear in school records, and are, therefore, not considered in policy and decision making. The lack of data and information on children who are the most excluded from ed...
UNICEF, (2016)
Gender Equality and Social Inclusion Women and excluded groups are disproportionately vulnerable to the impacts of disaster risk. In developing countries such as Nepal, the death ratio can reach 4 women to every man when a disaster strikes. In most cases, the needs and responsibilities ...
UNDP, GoN, (2012)
प्रेस विज्ञप्ति जेनेभास्थित संयुक्त राष्ट्रसंघीय मानवअधिकार परिषदद्वारा नेपालको मानवअधिकार स्थितिको समीक्षा २०१० चैत १० संयुक्त राष्ट्रसंघीय मानवअधिकार उपउच्चायुक्त क्युंग-ह्वा कांगले नेपालको मानवअधिकार स्थितिसम्बन्धी उच्चायुक्तको प्रतिवेदन जेनेभास्थित मानवअधिकार परिषदको १६औ अधिवेशनमा बुधबार प्रस्तुत गर्नुभयो।यो प्रतिवेदन अघिल्ला वर्ष भएका मानवअधिकारसंग सम्बन्धित मुख...
UNOHCHR, (2011)
Women's Empowerment and Spousal Violence in Relation to Health Outcomes in Nepal - Further Analysis of the 2011 Nepal Demographic and Health Survey Empowering women and addressing gender-based discrimination are key elements of the development agenda of the Nepal government and integral to achieving the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). Spousal violence is one of forms of gender-based violenc...
USAID, UKAID, GoN, UNFPA, (2013)
Project to Prepare Public Administration for State Reforms (PREPARE) Strengthen current systems, processes and procedures for effective services, and ensuring that are more accountable, transparent, accessible and responsive; and prepare relevant government institutions for administrative reform in the broader context...
UNDP, (2017)
Hamro Chinari - An Introduction to OHCHR How does OHCHR-Nepal work? OHCHR gets its information from many sources, including victims of violations, their families, the media, the state authorities and civil society. With this information, OHCHR can investigate claims and, if necessary, re...
UNOHCHR, (2015)
Nepal Earthquake 2015 Post Disaster Needs Assessment Vol. B : sector reports This Post Disaster Needs Assessment (PDNA) is the outcome of an exhaustive participatory exercise led by the National Planning Commission (NPC) with generous assistance of national experts and institutions, neighbouring countries and development part...
GON, UN, European Union, ADB, (2015)
Remarks by Hon. Chairperson Justice Anup Raj Sharma during NHRC-UNDP joint Inaugural Program of Prefab House of NHRC Central Office at Harihar Bhawan, Lalitpur 26 June, 2015 This bulletin includes remarks by Hon. Chairperson Justice Anup Raj Sharma during NHRC-UNDP joint Inaugural Program of Prefab House of NHRC Central Office at Harihar Bhawan, Lalitpur. NHRC-Nepal promptly initiated the monitoring of human rights situ...
NHRC , UNDP, (2015)
नेपाल राजपत्र भाग ३ सुचना १ - मानवाधिकारका लागी सन्युक्त राष्ट्र सन्धिय उच्चा आयुक्त र नेपाल आधिराज्यको सरकार बीच नेपालमा कार्यालय स्थापना गर्न समबन्धमा सम्पन्न सम्झौता । १. प्रधानमन्त्री तथा मन्त्रीपरिषद्को सुचना २. वातावारण्, बिज्ञान तथा प्रबिधी मन्त्रालयको सुचना ३. कानुन, न्याय तथा सन्सदिय व्यवस्था मन्त्रालयको सुचना 1. Agreement Between the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights and the Govern...
GoN, UNOHCHR, (2005)
WFP Nepal Country Brief A joint programme was organized by the Government of Nepal, the United Nations Resident Coordinator’s Office, the United Kingdom Department for International Development and WFP on 24 and 25 May 2017 at the humanitarian staging area (HSA). The visi...
WFP, (2017)
GOVERNMENT AND UN SIGN STRATEGIC DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANCE FRAMEWORK FOR THE NEXT 5 YEARS PRESS STATEMENT The National Planning Commission and the United Nations Country Team in Nepal signed the United Nations Development Assistance Framework (UNDAF) for 2018-2022 at a special function today. The UNDAF lays out the development strategy for the UN Countr...
GON, UN, (2017)
Nepal Human Development Report 2014 Beyond Geography Unlocking Human Potential The Nepal Human Development Report 2014 is a joint effort of the National Planning Commission and UNDP. However, the findings, analysis and policy recommendations of the Report are those of the authors alone. In line with UNDP Corporate Policy on ...
GON, UNDP, (2014)
After-Action Review of Nepal Earthquake Response: Final Report Crisis Response Unit United Nations Development Programme 24 November 2016 Abhijit Bhattacharjee On 25 April 2015, a devastating earthquake hit Nepal causing severe destruction of lives and property in 14 of the country’s 75 districts. This was followed by another severe earthquake on 12 May which further worsened the humanitarian situation.The ...
UNDP, (2016)
GOVERNMENT AND UN SIGN STRATEGIC DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANCE FRAMEWORK FOR THE NEXT 5 YEARS The UNDAF lays out the development strategy for the UN Country Team in Nepal for the next five years. The US$ 635 million package involving 26 individual UN agencies, spans interventions aimed at assisting in four broad areas: Inclusive Economic Grow...
GoN ,UNDAF, (2017)
THE FUTURE FOR CLIMATE FINANCE IN NEPAL Government of Nepal National Planning Commission United Nations Development Programme United Nations Environment Programme Capacity Development for Development Effectiveness Facility for Asia Pacific Financing climate change development needs, which are increasingly demanding more financial resources, is as much a challenge as developing both short- as well as long-term programmes for effective climate adaptation and mitigation. Several issues f...
GON, UNDP, UNEP, (2011)
यौन अल्पसंख्याकहरुका लागि समान अधिकार: नागरिकता प्रमाणपत्रको अधिकार विषयक अन्तरक्रिया कार्यक्रममा नेपालस्थित मानवअधिकार उच्चायुक्तको कार्यालयकी प्रतिनिधि ज्योति सान्घेराले दिनुभएको मन्तव्य होटेल एभेरेस्ट, काठमाडौ विहीबार, २०६७ असार २४ संबिधानसभाका माननीय सदस्यहरु, राष्ट्रिय मानवअधिकार आयोग, राष्ट्रिय महिला आयोग र राष्ट्रिय दलित आयोग आयुक्तहरु, प्रधानमंत्री तथा मंत्रीपरिषद कार्यालयका प्रतिनिधि, अन्तराष्ट्रिय समुदायका प्रतिनिधिहरु, संचारजगत तथा नागरिक समाजका साथी तथा सहकर्मीहरु : आ...
UNOHCHR, (2011)
DEMOGRAPHIC CHANGES OF NEPAL: Trends and Policy Implications Government of Nepal National Planning Commission KATHMANDU, NEPAL MARCH 2017 This timely report about Nepal’s changing demography reveals the unique position of the country vis-à-vis its demographic transition. As the population rapidly ages, there will be a higher number of elderly people for each working-age person to suppo...
GON, UNICEF, (2017)
Supporting Nepal In Building Back Better: Disaster And Climate Risk Management (August 2015) The two recent earthquakesthatstruck Nepal in April, and May 2015 caused landslides, weakened hilltops and sent hundreds of thousands of poorly built structures, especially in rural areas, to the groundNepal is a hazard-prone nation: the 11th worldwi...
UNDP, (2015)
संयुक्त राष्ट्रसंघीय मानवअधिकार उच्चायुक्तको कार्यालय, नेपाल प्रेस विज्ञप्ति, २०६६ असार २२, सोमबार असार २२ गते, उच्चायुक्तको कार्यालय-नेपालका प्रमुख रिचार्ड बेनेटले रक्षामंत्री विद्या भण्डारीलाइ भेटी उपरथी तोरणजंगबहादुर सिंहलाइ रथीमा बढुवा गर्न सिफारिस गरिएकोमा चिन्ता व्यक्त गर्नु भयो। उच्चायुक्तको कार्यालय विभिन्न संयुक्त राष्ट्रसंघीय शान्ति स्थ...
UNOHCHR, (2009)