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Inputs From Nepal To The OHCHR Study Pursuant To The Human Rights Council Resolution 27/24 On Equal Participation In Political And Public Affairs
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Nepal is governed under the Interim Constitution of Nepal, 2007 (Constitution), which replaced the Constitution of the Kingdom of Nepal, 1990. The Constitution was drafted to facilitate the transformation process that started with the people's movement in April 2006, and also to manage the transition from constitutional monarchy to a federal republic. The Constitution has clear provisions of ensuring democratic values including competitive multi-party system of governance, fundamental rights, adult franchise, periodic elections and the rule of law.
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UNOHCHR ,   (2016 )
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Progress Report in English
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CONSTITUTIONS, HUMAN RIGHTS, RULE OF LAW, CIVIL RIGHTS, POLITICAL RIGHTS, RIGHT TO INFORMATION, POLITICAL PARTICIPATION, PUBLIC PARTICIPATION, POLITICAL PARTIES, LEGISLATIVE POWER, POLICY MAKING, WOMEN, INDIGENOUS PEOPLES, DALITS, SOCIALLY DISADVANTAGED PERSONS, MINORITY GROUPS, GENDER EQUALITY, WOMEN ADVANCEMENT, HEALTH SERVICES, SOCIAL SECURITY, DISCRIMINATION, REHABILITATION, RECONSTRUCTION, REINTEGRATION, POVERTY MITIGATION, GENDER MAINSTREAMING, RIGHT TO VOTE, HARASSMENT, ELECTIONS
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 UNOHCHR : UN High Commissioner for Human Rights
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01.01.00  -  Political Conditions, Institutions, Movements
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