Sunday | December 17, 2017

Govt. Reg No: 36/2066-067
SWC Reg No: 27919

HCN in UPR 23rd session

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HCN Program Manager, Kripa Basnyat presented at the side event of UPR 23rd session on ‘Human Rights in Nepal: A Perspective from the Ground‘.

Side event panelists included:

Ms. Yogita Rai : Right to Food and Indigenous People Issues

Ms. Kripa Basnyat: Women’s Rights Situation Post Earthquake and Constitution

Ms. Pratima Gurung: Indigenous People Rights and Disability Rights Issue

Mr. Hom Yamphu Rai: Struggle of Identity of IPs

Ms. Yasso Kanti Bhattachan: Indigenous Women’s Issues

Nepal was reviewed on 4th and 6th November, 2015. Nepal accepted 148 of 196 recommendations, while putting 30 recommendations under consideration and rejected the rest.