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#33 UN Essay 2015: My United Nations- A Vision For The Future United Nation is an intergovernmental organization to promote international co-operation. The journey of UN started from 24 October 1945 with 51 member states as its founder Nation, now there are 193 member states, the legitimacy of UN. In present ti...
UNIC, (2015)
The State of Children in Asian Cities- Issue No. 141 (January 2016) The year 2015 has been momentous for the global humanitarian community. This is because this year, three important frameworks/commitments were promulgated which will guide the trajectory of global humanitarianism in the foreseeable future. These are ...
UNICEF, (2016)
Nepal: Flood 2017 Office of the Resident Coordinator Situation Report No. 5 (as of 24 August 2017) The severe floods, relief activities are ongoing, with government agencies and relief organizations active in affected areas, in addition to the private sector and volunteer groups who are also engaged in the relief efforts.Development (MoFALD) has d...
UNRCO, (2017)
Nepal: Flood 2017 Office of the Resident Coordinator Situation Report No. 4 (as of 21 August 2017) This report is produced by Office of the Resident Coordinator Nepal in collaboration with humanitarian partners and includes the preparedness and aid provided for the relief of the flood victims.As reported on 18th August, the Government of Nepal ha...
CFP-UNRCO, (2017)
Statement by UN Humanitarian Coordinator on behalf of the Humanitarian Community in Nepal Highlights: 1. The onset of winter in Nepal is projected to have an adverse impact on earthquake-affected communities living in high-altitude isolated areas. 2. The humanitarian organisations in Nepal are facing a race against time to ensure delive...
UN, (2015)
Nepal: Flood 2017 Office of the Resident Coordinator Situation Report No. 8 (as of 13 September 2017) The UN’s Central Emergency Response Fund has allocated US$4.8 million to flood response efforts in Nepal. To-date, over 1 million flood affected people have benefited from humanitarian assistance from 9 Clusters. Preparations for next week’s election...
UNRCO, (2017)
Nepal: Flood 2017 Office of the Resident Coordinator Situation Report No. 9 (as of 20 September 2017) Elections in Province 2 have contributed to a major slow down in relief activities. Combined humanitarian Clusters face a shortfall of US$32 million for flood response activities. This is the last Sit Rep that the UN Resident Coordinator’s Office(UN...
UNRCO, (2017)
UNMIN Newsletter Fact Sheet 4 (United Nations Monitoring in Support of the Peace Process) UNMIN and a number of UN agencies have a role in monitoring the situation throughout the country in order to assist Nepal create the conditions for a free and fair Constituent Assembly Election. The UN monitoring role relates to five areas:the manage...
UNMIN, (2008)
UNMIN Newsletter Fact Sheet 5 (UN Agencies Supporting Nepal’s Peace Process) The UN Country Team (UNCT) is made up of all UN agencies operating in Nepal, and is coordinated by the UN Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator. Most UN agencies present in Nepal have been established for a long time, in order to support and implemen...
UNMIN, (2008)
Operational Space for Development and Humanitarian Work: Current Status The right of conflict-affected populations to receive basic assistance is guaranteed by international humanitarian law.The term operational space, referred to throughout this report, describes the freedom of development and humanitaria...
UNOCHA, (2006)
OCHA Nepal Daily Sit Rep Kathmandu, 21 April 2006 The 16th day of the general strike called by the Seven Party Alliance was also observed throughout the country with most markets closed and no vehicle movement.In the eastern region it is reported that CPN/Maoist are generally encouraging people to m...
UNOCHA, (2006)
Nepal :Flood 2017,Office of the Resident Coordinator Situation Report No. 3 This report is produced by Office of the Resident Coordinator Nepal in collaboration with humanitarian partners.It covers the steps The Government of Nepal has taken in the rescue, relief and response of the districts of Nepal with the highest number...
UNRCO, (2017)
Nepal: Flood 2017 Office of the Resident Coordinator Situation Report No. 1 Beginning on 11 August 2017, Nepal experienced its worst rains in 15 years, resulting in large-scale impacts on lives,livelihoods and infrastructure across 27 of Nepal’s 75 districts.The Ministry of Home Affairs (MoHA) authorities estimate that hundr...
UNRCHO (UNRCO), (2017)
UNITED NATIONS OFFICE OF THE HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR HUMAN RIGHTS IN NEPAL Statement to the Press Report of the High Commissioner for Human Rights to the General Assembly Ian Martin Representative of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in Nepal The first Report of the High Commissioner for Human Rights to the General Assembly on the human rights situation and the activities of her Office in Nepal was released in New York during Dashain. We have a Nepali translation of the Report available h...
UNOHCHR, (2005)
UNICEF Humanitarian Action NEPAL in 2009 Following 10 years of Maoist-inspired conflict, the signing of the Comprehensive Peace Accord on 21 November 2006 marked a new phase in Nepal’s social, political, and economic development. Despite a certain degree of political progress during 2007, t...
UNICEF, (2009)
Nepal Earthquake Humanitarian Response April to September 2015 On 25 April and 12 May, two back-to-back major earthquakes struck Nepal causing thousands of deaths and severe destruction to infrastructure and livelihoods – the disaster is among the worst to hit the Asia-Pacific region this year. Together with the...
UNOCHA, (2015)
NEPAL Earthquake: Humanitarian Snapshot Five months after the first of the two devastating earthquakes hit Nepal, the immediate humanitarian needs of the earthquake-affected people have largely been met with responders now transitioning to recovery and rehabilitation programming. On 30 Sep...
UNOCHA, (2015)
United Nations Office of the Resident Coordinator in Nepal Press Release – 11 September 2017 This latest disaster has impacted already vulnerable and poor regions of Nepal including areas of the Terai which were affected by major flooding in 2014. Schools, medical centres and houses have been destroyed and large areas of crops washed away. I...
UNRCO, (2017)
Nepal: Flood 2017 Office of the Resident Coordinator Situation Report No. 7 (as of 7 September 2017) To-date, over 1.1 million flood affected people have benefited from humanitarian assistance.Nominations of the candidates in local elections in Province 2 took place on 6 September with elections to take place on 18 September. It is possible that the...
UNRCO, (2017)
NHRC And UN Raise Concern About Humanitarian Impact of Bandh The Chairperson of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), Mr. Kedar Nath Upadhyay, together with the United Nations Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator (RC/HC), Robert Piper, today drew attention to the humanitarian impact of the continuing b...
UNIC-NHRC, (2012)
Secretary General’s Annual Report on Children and Armed Conflict The report covers compliance and progress in ending six grave violations against children by parties to armed conflict: recruitment and use of children,killing and maiming of children, rape and other grave sexual violence, abductions, attacks on scho...
UN, (2009)
NEPAL EARTHQUAKE HUMANITARIAN SITUATION REPORT THREE MONTHS REVIEW 25 JULY 2015 Three months after the devastating earthquakes of 25 April and 12 May which struck Nepal, the overall humanitarian situation has improved. The frequency of aftershocks has decreased and several countries have lifted their travel restrictions to Nepal...
UNICEF, (2015)
Country Office Annual Report 2014 for: Nepal, ROSA Status: Finalised UNICEF’s contribution toward these national results have been instrumental in building the necessary institutional and individual capacities required for national development efforts. Sustained advocacy has resulted in the establishment of the posts ...
UNICEF, (2015)
GENDER EQUALITY UPDATE NO. 12 Nepal Flood Response 2017 UPDATE No. 12 Although the legal frameworks of Nepal largely support gender equality and social inclusion, various social norms and discriminatory practices have a devastating impact on the most vulnerable and marginalized populations when disaster strikes. Integ...
UNWOMEN, (2017)
Strengthening of the Coordination of Humanitarian and Disaster Relief Assistance of the United Nations, including Special Economic Assistance: Strengthening of the Coordination of Emergency Humanitarian Assistance of the United Nations Reaffirming its resolution 46/182 of 19 December 1991 and the guiding principles contained in the annex thereto, and recalling other relevant General Assembly and Economic and Social Council resolutions and agreed conclusions of the Council,Taking no...
UN, (2005)
Special Operation - Provision of Humanitarian Air Services in Nepal This Special Operation (SO) is established to ensure humanitarian access to earthquake-affected areas in Nepal through the provision of safe and reliable air transport services as well as to provide capacity for possible medical evacuation of humanit...
WFP, (2015)
Nepal Earthquake Humanitarian Response Code OF Conduct (27 May 2015) Further to the Secretary General's Bulletin: Special measures for protection from sexual exploitation and sexual abuse, the Humanitarian Coordinator is adopting a preventive approach to ensure protection from sexual exploitation and abuse by our own ...
UN, (2015)
CONTINGENCY PLAN Nepal: Monsoon flooding and landslides June 2017 Every year, during the monsoon period of June to September, communities in the Terai and Hill areas of Nepal are exposed to increased levels of flood and landslide risk. Such risks can lead to immediate humanitarian suffering; they can exacerbate ...
CFP-UNRCO, (2017)
Nepal: Floods 2017 Office of the Resident Coordinator Situation Report No. 6 (as of 30 August 2017) The majority of people temporarily displaced by the flooding have returned to their communities but in some instances they remain displaced from their homes and are living in makeshift shelters or with host families. According to the Ministry of Home...
UNRCO, (2017)
Nepal: Who Does What Where When (4W) Humanitarian Activities - As of October 93 agencies, working in 29 districts, have completed or are engaged in nearly 2070 humanitarian activities. #UN #HumanitarianActivities #NepalSurvey ...
UN, (2017)
WORLD HUMANITARIAN DAY 2016 OP-ED On World Humanitarian Day the UN, with the partners, takes the opportunity to reflect on the dedication, sacrifice and hard-work of not only these actors and organizations but the individuals who have made a contribution to ending human suffering in ...
UN, (2016)
Humanitarian Crisis After the Nepal Earthquakes 2015 A magnitude 7.8 earthquake occurred on Saturday April 25, 2015 at 11:56 local time (ca. 6.11 UTC) in Nepal. The epicentre of the earthquake was located approximately 77 km northwest of Kathmandu, Nepal’s capital city, and 73 km east of Pokhara, anoth...
WHO, (2015)
Promoting Gender Equality in the Humanitarian Response Nepal is signatory to 23 human rights treaties and International human rights instruments. The legal framework in Nepal largely supports women’s rights and equality including the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Wo...
UN, GoN, (2013)