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Nepal Fact Sheet March 2016 In Nepal, persons of concern to UNHCR include refugees from Bhutan, Tibetan new arrivals, urban refugees and asylum‐seekers. Nepal has not acceded to the 1951 Refugee Convention or its 1967 Protocol, and has no domestic asylum legislation. The Govern...
UNHCR, (2016)
Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has a mandate to lead and coordinate global action to protect the rights and well-being of tens of millions of refugees, internally displaced persons and others of concern, inclu...
UNAIDS, UNHCR, (2015)
Celebration of UN Day 2009 UN agency staffs advertising about UNHCR by installing an exhibition booth in UN house during UN day on 23th October 2009 #UNStaff #UNHCR #ExhibitionBooth #UNHouse #UNDay #2009 #October #Event #Program #UNIC...
unic, (2009)
Nepal - UNHCR Global Report 2005 UNHCR's main objectives in Nepal were to support the Government in identifying and implementing durable solutions for Bhutanese refugees, with a focus on re-registration of camp populations, resettlement of refugees and issuance of basic documents; p...
UNHCR, (2005)
Nepal - UNHCR Global Appeal 2004 The main objectives of this report are mentioned below: • Urge the Governments of Nepal and Bhutan to find durable solutions for the Bhutanese camp population. • Provide international protection to this population pending durable solutions. • Impl...
UNHCR, (2004)
Nepal - UNHCR Global Appeal 2005 The main objectives of this report are mentioned below: • Actively support the Government of Nepal to provide refugees with international protection and seek durable solutions. • Safeguard the welfare of vulnerable refugees through the establishmen...
UNHCR, (2005)
Nepal - UNHCR Global Appeal 2007 The main objectives of the report are mentioned below: • Seek durable solutions for refugees and asylum-seekers to bring an end to their protracted situation in the camps, while continuing to ensure they receive adequate legal and physical protectio...
UNHCR, (2007)
Nepal - UNHCR Global Appeal 2009 Update The main objectives of the report are mentioned as follows: • Seek durable solutions for refugees and asylum-seekers, notably through large-scale resettlement; ensure that they are able to make informed and free decisions; and that those with specif...
UNHCR, (2009)
Nepal - UNHCR Global Appeal 2010 - 11 The main objectives of this report are mentioned below: Favourable protection environment 1. Ensure standards of protection are met for all refugees and asylum-seekers, taking into account age, gender and diversity, with particular attention to the...
UNHCR, (2011)
Nepal - UNHCR Global Appeal 2013 The main objectives of this report are mentioned below: Favourable protection environment 1. Access to territory is improved and the risk of refoulement reduced. - No credible cases of refoulement are reported. Security from violence and exploita...
UNHCR, (2013)
Nepal - UNHCR Global Report 2000 The main objective and activities of this report are listed below: 1. Protect and assist Bhutanese refugees until a durable solution is found. 2. Support bilateral efforts by the Governments of Bhutan and Nepal to identify such a solution. 3. Emph...
UNHCR, (2000)
Nepal - UNHCR Global Report 2001 The Bhutanese refugees remained the single largest refugee group in the region. As lasting solutions are not yet in prospect, UNHCR’s initial objectives remained to facilitate bilateral discussions between the Governments of Bhutan and Nepal; to expl...
UNHCR, (2001)
REPORT OF UNHCR / WFP JOINT ASSESSMENT MISSION - Assistance to Bhutanese Refugees in Nepal (29 May – 09 June 2006) This report presents the findings and recommendations of the Joint Assessment Mission (JAM) commissioned by UNHCR and WFP regarding assistance to Bhutanese Refugees in Nepal. The JAM took place from 29 May-9 June 2006. The Mission included represent...
UNHCR, (2006)
UNHCR Nepal Fact Sheet March 2014 The operational objective of the report are mentioned below: 1. Ensure that standards of protection and assistance are met for all refugees and asylum-seekers, taking into account age, gender and diversity. 2. Continue to provide protection and ass...
UNHCR, (2014)
General Assembly A/HRC/13/73 Report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights on the Human Rights Situation and the Activities of her Office, Including Technical Cooperation, in Nepal The present report is the fourth submitted by the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights on the human rights situation and the activities of her Office in Nepal to the Human Rights Council. The report reflects some positive developments si...
GA/UN, (2010)
Administrative Map of (Nepal as of November 2001) This is a map of Nepal that contains Capital, UNHCR Office, Refugee camp, International boundary, Administrative boundary (level 1), Administrative boundary (level 2), Administrative boundary (level 3). #UN #UNHCR #The_UN_Refugee_Camp ...
UNHCR, (2001)
Country Operation Plan 2002 for Nepal (External Version) UNHCR's major role in Nepal is to seek durable solutions for approximately 98,900 Bhutanese refugees. Pending a durable solution, UNHCR continues to provide for their care and maintenance in eastern Nepal. The influx of Bhutanese refugees into Nepa...
UNHCR, (2002)
Country Operations Plan - 2004 Nepal is not a signatory to the 1951 Convention or the 1967 Protocol relating to the Status of Refugees. No national legislation relating to asylum-seekers and refugees exists. At the request of the Government of Nepal, UNHCR has been playing an acti...
UNHCR, (2004)
Country Operations Plans for Nepal 2006 Physical insecurity and violence surroundingBhutanese camps hindering monitoring by UNHCR staff, delivery of food and other supplies, responding to protection concerns, provision of medical assistance, movement of refugees, and all other activities; ...
UNHCR, (2006)
Nepal - UNHCR Global Appeal 2006 The main objectives of the workshop are mentioned below: • Provide legal and physical protection to refugees, asylum-seekers and others of concern while pursuing durable, comprehensive solutions with relevant governments. Populations of concern incl...
UNHCR, (2006)
Nepal - UNHCR Global Appeal 2008 - 2009 The main objective of the workshop is mentioned below: • Seek durable solutions for refugees and asylum-seekers, notably through large-scale resettlement; ensure that they are able to make informed and free decisions; and that vulnerable members of ...
UNHCR, (2009)
Nepal - UNHCR Global Appeal 2011 Though not a signatory to the 1951 Refugee Convention or the 1967 Protocol, and with no domestic refugee legislation, Nepal continues to host a large number of refugees and asylum-seekers, of whom the majority (more than 75,000) are refugees from Bhu...
UNHCR, (2011)
Nepal - UNHCR Global Report 2002 Pending the attainment of durable solutions, UNHCR’s main objectives remained to protect and assist the camp population in eastern Nepal; facilitate a resolution of their situation by encouraging the bilateral process of negotiation between the Bhut...
UNHCR, (2002)
Nepal - UNHCR Global Report 2004 Continue to urge the Governments of Nepal and Bhutan to resolve the situation of protracted camp populations; provide international protection and assistance to Bhutanese refugees; implement UNHCR policies related to human rights, protection of refug...
UNHCR, (2004)
Nepal - UNHCR Global Report 2007 UNHCR’s main objectives in Nepal were to: • Seek durable solutions for refugees to bring an end to their protracted displacement, while ensuring that they receive adequate protection and assistance in the camps. • Provide international protection t...
UNHCR, (2007)
Nepal - UNHCR Global Report 2008 In 2008, UNHCR’s main objectives were to seek durable solutions for refugees in situations of protracted displacement, while ensuring that they received adequate protection and assistance in the camps.The Office also aimed to protect urban refugees a...
UNHCR, (2008)
Nepal - UNHCR Global Report 2009 The Office sought durable solutions for refugees in Nepal, notably through large-scale resettlement, while simultaneously ensuring adequate protection and assistance in the camps. Projects were initiated to improve local services for refugees and hos...
UNHCR, (2009)
Nepal - UNHCR Global Report 2011 In 2011, UNHCR aimed to ensure access to asylum, protection and durable solutions for all people of concern to it. Other key objectives were to continue third-country resettlement for refugees from Bhutan, and ensure that standards of protection and...
UNHCR, (2011)
Country Operations Plan - 2005 Nepal is not a signatory to the 1951 Convention or the 1967 Protocol relating to the Status of Refugees. No specific and/or applicable national legislation relating to asylum-seekers or refugees exists. At the request of His Majesty's Government of N...
UNHCR, (2005)
Eastern Nepal This map contains Capital, UNHCR branch/Liasion office,office of change de mission, UNHCR sub office, Refugee Camp, Main Town or Village, Secondary Town or Village, International boundary, Main road, Secondary Road, Railway, Administrative boundary (...
UNHCR, (2003)
Eastern Nepal and Bhutan 2004 This map contains Capital, UNHCR branch/Liasion office,office of change de mission, UNHCR sub office, Refugee Camp, Main Town or Village, Secondary Town or Village,Town of interest, International boundary, Primary road and Secondary road. #UNHCR #...
UNHCR, (2004)
Eastern Nepal and Bhutan 2006 This map contains Capital, UNHCR Representation, UNHCR Sub office, Refugee Camp, Main Town or Village, Secondary Town or Village,Town of interest, International boundary, Primary road and Secondary road. #UNHCR #TheUNRefugeeAgency #RefugeesInNepal...
UNHCR, (2006)
Micronutrient Supplementation for Children in Bhutanese refugee Camps of Nepal Nutritional and Micronutrient Survey in Bhutanese refugee camps in Nepal March 2007 showed anemia prevalence of 43% amongst under five children in the refugee camps. Joint WFP-UNHCR micronutrient powder initiative for some 7,500 registered refugee ch...
UNHCR, (2012)
Nepal, Districts with Security Problems (November 2001) This map contains Capital, UNHCR Office, Refugee Camp, International boundary, Administrative boundary (level 1),Administrative boundary (level 2),Administrative boundary (level 3)District with security problems during last month. #UNHCR #TheUNRef...
UNHCR, (2001)
Child Protection Network (Community-based Child Care Center) Nepal Location: Beldangi-I and Sanischare camps Time and Duration: Beldangi-I: 2009 – present Sanischare camp: Since 2012 Population Groups: Refugees and asylumseekers Actors: UNHCR, Bhutanese Refugee Women’s Forum (BRWF), Lutheran World federa...
UNHCR, (2012)
Child Protection Network (Early Childhood Development Center) Nepal Location: Sanischare camp Time and Duration: January 2012 – Present Population Groups: Refugees, asylum seekers, and host communities Actors: UNHCR, Early Childhood Development Committee (EDCD), Seto Gurans, Lutheran World Federation (LWF) ...
UNHCR, (2012)
Submission by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees For the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights' Compilation Report Universal Periodic Review: Nepal Nepal is not a State party to the 1951 Convention relating to the Status of Refugees or its 1967 Protocol (hereinafter jointly referred to as the 1951 Convention). Nepal is also not a State party to the 1954 Convention relating to the Status of State...
UNHCR, (2015)
UNHCR Country Operations Plan 2002 - Nepal UNHCR's major role in Nepal is to seek durable solutions for approximately 98,900 Bhutanese refugees. Pending a durable solution, UNHCR continues to provide for their care and maintenance in eastern Nepal. The influx of Bhutanese refugees into Nepal ...
UNHCR, (2001)
UNHCR Country Operations Plan 2003 - Nepal UNHCR, at the request of His Majesty's Government of Nepal (HMG-N), has been playing an active advisory, co-ordination and monitoring role in protection activities and the provision of assistance to Bhutanese refugees since 1993. Law and order at the...
UNHCR, (2002)
UNHCR Country Operations Plan 2004 - Nepal Nepal is not a signatory to the 1951 Convention or the 1967 Protocol relating to the Status of Refugees. No national legislation relating to asylum-seekers and refugees exists. At the request of the Government of Nepal, UNHCR has been playing an acti...
UNHCR, (2003)
UNHCR Country Operations Plan 2005 - Nepal Nepal is not a signatory to the 1951 Convention or the 1967 Protocol relating to the Status of Refugees. No specific and/or applicable national legislation relating to asylum-seekers or refugees exists. At the request of His Majesty's Government of N...
UNHCR, (2004)
UNHCR Country Operations Plan 2006 - Nepal His Majesty’s Government of Nepal (HMG-N) has neither acceded to the 1951 Convention / 1967 Protocol nor adopted national refugee legislation. Refugee rights are governed by the Aliens Act and administrative directives that are caseload-specific and ...
UNHCR, (2005)
UNHCR Global Report 2006, Nepal At the beginning of 2006, pro-democracy political parties and the Communist Party of Nepal-Maoists (CPN-M) intensified their confrontation with the King and army. Mass arrests, severe restrictions on freedom of movement, country-wide strikes and prot...
UNHCR, (2007)
UNHCR Global Report 2008, Nepal Group resettlement for refugees living in camps started in March. Some 8,000 of the 60,000 people who expressed an interest in resettlement departed for third countries in 2008. In September, the Government of Nepal and UNHCR completed the registra...
UNHCR, (2009)
UNHCR Global Report 2009, Nepal 2009 was a key year in terms of resolving one of Asia’s most protracted refugee situations. Just one year after the start of large-scale resettlement for refugees from Bhutan, more than 25,500 refugees departed for third countries to start new lives....
UNHCR, (2010)
UNHCR Global Report 2010, Nepal In 2010, UNHCR’s Nepal operation ran the largest resettlement programme in the world, sending some 14,800 refugees, originally from Bhutan, to third countries. Since the large-scale operation began at the end of 2007, more than 40,000 refugees have b...
UNHCR, (2011)
UNHCR Global Report 2011, Nepal UNHCR’s resettlement programme for refugees in Nepal was the largest such programme globally. In 2011, it helped some 18,100 refugees, originally from Bhutan, to depart for new homes in eight countries. Some 58,500 people have been resettled since th...
UNHCR, (2012)
Waves of life: the role of radio in Bhutanese refugee camps in Nepal “Radios are powerful objects. They transmit information to societies, nurture communities and, as in the case of the Rwandan genocide, even destroy them (Kellow and Steeves 1998, 107). Though in the Western world radio is often perceived as an outdat...
UNHCR, (2013)
Nepal: Villagers Struggle To Rebuild Their Lives One month ago, a devastating earthquake measuring 7.8 on the Richter scale destroyed the homes of more than 2.5 million Nepalis. Now begins a race to build temporary shelters before the heavy monsoon rains arrive in June. But rebuilding homes in the ...
UNHCR, (2015)
New UNHCR Representative in Nepal. 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 Affairs, Mr. Kamal Thapa on 27th June 2016 Monday. UNHCR’s work in Nepal also ...
UNHCR, (2016)
UNHCR NEPAL FACT SHEET 2014 Ensure that standards of protection and assistance are met for all refugees and asylum-seekers, taking into account age, gender and diversity. Continue to provide protection and assistance to all persons of concern, and search for durable solutions. ...
UNHCR, (2014)
UNHCR NEPAL FACT SHEET 2014 Ensure that standards of protection and assistance are met for all refugees and asylum-seekers, taking into account age, gender and diversity. Continue to provide protection and assistance to all persons of concern, and search for durable solutions. ...
UNHCR, (2014)
UNHCR REPRESENTION IN NEPAL UNHCR Invites qualified service providers or companies for the supply and delivery of J hook with washer and nut and bolt beldangi refugee camp storage side in Jhapa. #UNHCR #Goods #Equipment #Rights #Information #ChildLabor #Conflict #Abuse ...
UNHCR, (2017)
UNHCR Nepal to Celebrate Refugee Olympic Team 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 Olympics. “As the world cheers on Team Refugees in the Olympic games, we ar...
UNHCR, (2016)
Australian Ambassador Glenn White visits Bhutanese Refugee Camp. As the large-scale resettlement programme for Bhutanese refugees draws to a close, the Australian Ambassador to Nepal, H.E. Glenn White, visited Beldangi refugee camp in Jhapa District on Thursday. During the trip, Mr White met with Bhutanese refugee...
UNHCR, AUSTRALIAN EMBASSY KATHMANDU, (2016)
Assessing Woodfuel Supply and Demand in Displacement Settings A technical handbook This manual presents a methodology for assessing woodfuel supply and demand at the level of the displacement camp through the collection of primary data in the field and remote sensing analysis. The methodology uses a multi-sectoral approach to asses...
FAO, UNHCR, (2016)