United Nations
Information Centre | Nepal
UN Meets Members of Women’s Movement
PDF File Size: 140 KB | Download   
The united nations acting resident Co-coordinator, junko Sazaki, together with representatives from UNDP, UNFPA, UNIFEM, and OHCHR, met with members of women in alliance (a group representing major political parties, civil society organizations) who requested the UN’s support in ensuring that nepali women are actively engaged in the ongoing peace process.Clearly the active participation of women was crucial to the success of the recent people movement. for the peace process to also succeed, women participation is absolutely necessary, said ms. azaki, applauding the ongoing women’s movement.the UN welcomed the house representatives’ declaration made last month, which calls for 33% of civil service jobs for women and gives citizenship to children born to nepali mothers. however, it also pointed out that immediate legislative measures need to be adopted for the declaration to be realized.he government of nepal, the political parties and the CPN-maoists to increases representation in decision-making bodies dealing with the peace process.The UN is advocating and working to promote Nepali women greater economic, social and political inclusion through numerous programmes and projects carried out by its partners and specialized UN agencies.
UNIC ,   (2006 )
Type / Script:
Press Release in English
Thematic Group:
14.02.02  -  Human Rights
Reference Link:
** This document has been:
749  times viewed
5  times downloaded.
Feeder: BINDUPOUDEL , Editor: , Auditor:

View Document History
Related Topics
Implementing Commitments To Women’s Equal Participation
Ian Martin, Personal Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General in Nepal Address to Madhesi Women's National Conference (17 August 2007)
UN Women-Annual Report (2013-2014)
Access to and representation of women in decision making processes of local governance structures : A local case study - Issue 38
NEPAL: Operational Space (1 - 30 April, 2009)
UNMIN Patra #3 - Dec 2007
Lena Sundh Representative of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights in Nepal Final briefing to media 22 June 2007
Women's Political Participation at the Sub-national Level in Nepal
Press Statement Ian Martin Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General
UN Newsletter - Vol. 48 (Oct - Nov 2012)
Statement of Mr. Staffan de Mistura Head of The Mission to Nepal on UN Assistance to The Peace Process
UN Newsletter - Vol. 35 (May - June 2011)
Ratna Kapur, Senior Gender Adviser UNMIN Address to Parliamentary Women’s Caucus
Talking points for Richard Bennett Representative of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights in Nepal Delivered at the Release of OHCHR’s Handbook for Civil Society
Violence Against Women: a Study on Underlying Causes And Survivor’s Challenges to Justice in Udaypur District - Issue 53
The Code of Conduct for Ceasefire Agreed Between the Government of Nepal and the CPN (Maoist) on 25 May 2006 at Gokarna
Ian Martin Special Representative of The Secretary-General in Nepal Statement To The Press On The Occasion Of International Women’s Day
Conversations about the Constitution: Views from the Far West - Issue No. 27
Ms. Kyung-Wha Kang-United Nations Deputy High Commissioner For Human Rights Statement To The Media
Change in Nepalese Civil Service After the Adoption of Inclusive Policy and Reform Measures
UN WOMEN- Annual Report 2012-2013
UN Deputy High Commissioner for Human Rights Ms. Kyung-wha Kang to visit Nepal, 18-20 April
On The Occasion of The Performance of Naya Adhyaya, A Joint UNFPA/UNMIN Street Theatre Project on Women and The Peace Process
Annual Report 2014: Looking To A Brighter Future: Progress For Women And Girls In Asia And The Pacific In 2014
Empowering Widows: An Overview of policies and programmes in India, Nepal and Sri Lanka
Promoting Women’s Political Leadership and Governance in India and South Asia
UN Joint Statement for International Women’s Day 2016 ‘Planet 50-50 by 2030: Step It Up for Gender Equality!’
Secretary-General's statement on the situation in Nepal New York, 22 March 2004
Speak Up Stop Discrimination
Ian Martin Special Representative of the Secretary-General in Nepal Address at the Dalit Women’s National Conference Organised by the Feminist Dalit Organisation (FEDO) (30 November 2007)
Nepali Women And Supporters Draft Plan for Greater Inclusion in Peace Process
Civil Society Report on Beijing+20 Nepal, “Empowering Women, Empowering Humanity: Picture it!!!”
Mapping Progress in Women's Right in Nepal
General Assembly A/61/374 - 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
PPPUE Annual Progress Report 2002 - Partner Municipalities 03
UNICEF and Decentralization in Nepal
Special Rapporteur On Indigenous People Visiting Nepal
Discussion Paper Series on Women’s Political Leadership: Country Reviews Women’s Political Participation in South Asia
Education, Training And Skills: Women Migrant Workers In ASEAN
United Nations Development Assistance Framework For Nepal 2008-2010
Victims’ Voices for Truth and Justice Merit a Response: UN Human Rights Office
यु यन वोमन unwomen लैंगिक समानता र महिला शाशातिकरनका
Opening Remarks by Richard Bennett, Representative of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in Nepal, at a Workshop on Ensuring Better Protection of Economic, Social, Cultural and Women's Rights in the New Constitution,
Fund for Gender Equality 2015 Annual Report
Minors to be discharged from Maoist cantonments
National Action Plan on Women, Peace & Security Status of implementation in the Far Western Region - Issue 43
Address by Representative of the Secretary-General Ms. Karin Landgren at re-launching of the discharge and rehabilitation process (11 October 2009)
UN Women ASIA Pacific: Newsletter 3 (2015)
Trends In Sustainable Development: Africa Report
Economic Empowerment of Indigenous Women in Nepal
BRICS aid to education from the recipient's point of view: the case of Nepal
Ian Martin Special Representative of the Secretary-General in Nepal: “Building peace and non-violence in a post-conflict society”:(2 October 2008)
United Nations Under Secretary-General for Political Affairs, B. Lynn Pascoe, speaks to media persons on his arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport on Friday (03 Dec 2010)
अन्मिनपत्र- प्रतिनिधित्वका लागि महिला दवाब
People without citizenship certificates in Central Tarai: The unregistered next generation - Issue No. 15
Press Release-The United Nations Electoral Expert Monitoring Team
United Nations Electoral Expert Monitoring Team Starts Work In Nepal
OCHA Nepal Daily Sit Rep Kathmandu, 21 April 2006
Election Code of Conduct (2015)
International Donors Met in Kathmandu to Support Nepal's Reconstruction
Discussion Paper Series on Women’s Political Leadership- Concept paper:Gender responsive Governance
Nepal: Reports of Security Incidents (1 to 31 August 2007)
Human Rights and the Constituent Assembly Elections.
Women Participating in the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal
युद्वविराम आचार संहिता राष्ट्रिय अनुगमन समितिको कार्यक्षेत्र र अधिकार
Child Feces Disposal in Nepal
Remarks by Frederick Rawski, Head of OHCHR Eastern Regional Office at Human Rights and Peace Rally, Biratnagar 10 October 2007
16 things you can do to help end violence against women and girls
Constitution Making Process In Nepal Citizenship Discourse Impact On Women And Children UNICEF
OHCHR-Nepal Calls on Political Actors To Ensure Respect For Human Rights in CA Elections
United Nations Convenes Meeting With Maoist leaders On International Support To Peace Process
Press Conference by Secretary-General’s Special Representative for Nepal
Press Conference by Special Representative of the Secretary-General in Nepal (23 January 2008)
OHCHR-Nepal Calls on Political Actors to Ensure Respect for Human Rights in CA Elections.
Implementing the Women, Peace and Security Agenda
Constitution of Nepal 2015
UN Human Rights Office observes peaceful protests across Nepal on 1 May
United Nations Development Assistance Framework for Nepal 2008-2012
National Conference Towards Planet 50:50: - Enabling Women’s Leadership and Representation in Local Governance
Security Council Press Statement on Nepal (20 October 2010)
Ian Martin Special Representative of Secretary-General in Nepal Address at Talk Programme Organised by Human Rights Home, Kathmandu (13 December 2007)
Representative of the Secretary-General Karin Landgren’s address: Press Conference (30 April 2010)
UNMIN Patra #4 - January 2008
An overview of the history of Tharu mobilization - Issue 54
Evolving Relations Between Members of The Dalit, Magar And so- Called ‘Upper Caste’ Communities in Palpa District - Issue 57
All Party Mechanisms in Kanchanpur and Dadeldhura: Contributing to Local Governance? - Issue No. 25
The Secretary-General - Opeing Remarks At The Press Conference, Kathmandu, 1 November 2008
(NO FILE) Time to Intensify Efforts for HIV/AIDS Services
UNICEF Nepal Working Paper Series-Constitution Making Process in Nepal: Citizenship Discourse Imapct on Women And Children
Women’s Leadership And Political Participation
Understanding the Critical Linkages Between Gender-Based Violence and Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights: Fulfilling Commitments Towards MDG+15
Remarks by Richard Bennett Representative of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights in Nepal Delivered at the launch of OHCHR’s Handbook for Civil Society (in Nepali) 30 November 2009, Pokhara
Supporting Women's Empowerment and Gender Equality in Fragile States: Guinea, Lebanon and Sudan — Research Series Summary
Report of the Special Rapporteur on the Human Rights of Migrants on his Mission to Nepal
General Assembly - A/HRC/12/34/Add.3 - Promotion and Protection of all Human Rights, Civil Political, Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, Including the Right to development - REPORT ON THE SITUATION OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLES IN NEPAL. (20th July, 2009)
Secretary-General Declares Nepal Eligible for UN Peace building Fund (28 December 2007)
Agreement Letter (13 September 2007)
UNFPA and UNMIN Joint Statement to the Press on the Occasion of the Launch of Naya Adhyaya A joint UNFPA/UNMIN Street Theatre Project on Women and the Peace Process (18 November 2007)
100 result(s) found.