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Address by Ian Martin, Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General in Nepal, at the Inaugural Amparo Award for Human Rights Hosted by the Women’s Rehabilitation Centre (WOREC)
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The theme of this year’s International Women’s Day is ending impunity for violence against women, and this is a very important theme for Nepal. But in Nepal at this time we could add a second theme, the importance of the participation of women in the peace process and in the Constituent Assembly which is to draft the Constitution for a new Nepal. It is a fitting memorial to Amparo that Nepalese women human right activists have named this award after her, which recognizes and empowers Nepalese women grassroots human rights defenders. This is a living memorial for a young woman who was dynamic and passionately committed to human rights and empowering community level human rights defenders.

#HumanRights #PeaceProcess #SocialRights #CulturalRights #CivilRights #EconomicRights #PoliticalRights #WOREC
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UNMIN ,   (2007 )
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Press Release in English
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HUMAN RIGHTS, PEACE PROCESS, CIVIL AND POLITICAL RIGHTS, ECONOMIC, SOCIAL AND CULTURAL RIGHTS
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 UNMIN : Peace and Conflict through Political Mission
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14.02.02  -  Human Rights
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