HCN in UPR 23rd session
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.