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Literature Review On Harmful Practices In Nepal
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Every year, people across Nepal are subjected to violence, poor health outcomes, and death as a result of harmful practices. These practices stem from deeply embedded patriarchal norms and unequal power relations and are a significant barrier to the realization of human rights and equality in development outcomes, particularly for women and persons from excluded groups. Despite significant advancements in legislative and policy frameworks, harmful practices continue to pervade in Nepal.
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UNFPA, UNWOMEN ,   (2020 )
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Publication in English
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ARBITRARY DETENTION, COMMUNITY GRIEVANCE MECHANISMS, HUMAN RIGHTS ADVANCEMENT, HUMAN RIGHTS INDICATORS, HUMAN RIGHTS MONITORING, HUMAN RIGHTS POLICY, HUMAN RIGHTS VIOLATIONS, HUMAN SECURITY, HUMANITARIAN INTERVENTION, HUMANITARIAN STANDARDS, MANKIND, PROPORTIONALITY, SOLIDARITY
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 UN : International Peace and Security
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14.02.02  -  Human Rights
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