Countries: Nepal

See also: Southern Asia
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Torture in Nepal

 

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Regions: Nepal

Issues: Torture

Witnessed: 3345 times

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Nepal fights domestic violence - 13 Sept 09

High levels of domestic abuse in Nepal have prompted Madhav Kumar Nepal, the country's prime minister, to demand an end to violence against women. ...

Regions: Nepal

Issues: Violence against women, Women's rights

Witnessed: 1945 times

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Nepal Strikes... and the closing of the oldest factory in Nepal

In 2008, Nepalese police recorded 254 days with strikes. When strikes or bandhs occur, borders are closed, traffic is disrupted, government offices, hospitals, businesses and bazaars are shut down....

Regions: Nepal

Issues: Poverty

Witnessed: 1873 times

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Truth Talking: Love for a Longer Life Part 3 of 3

The invisible human immunodeficiency virus, which causes AIDS, is shaking up the entire social fabric in the Asia Pacific....

Regions: Nepal

Issues: HIV-AIDS, Women's rights, Other

Witnessed: 1957 times

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Truth Talking: Love for a Longer Life Part 2 of 3

The invisible human immunodeficiency virus, which causes AIDS, is shaking up the entire social fabric in the Asia Pacific....

Regions: Nepal

Issues: HIV-AIDS, Women's rights, Other

Witnessed: 1629 times

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Truth Talking: Love for a Longer Life Part 1 of 3

The invisible human immunodeficiency virus, which causes AIDS, is shaking up the entire social fabric in the Asia Pacific....

Regions: Nepal

Issues: HIV-AIDS, Women's rights

Witnessed: 1733 times

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Olga's girls: Indentured servitude in Nepal

For over twenty years, Olga Murray of Sausalito, Calif., has dedicated her life to helping the children of Nepal, providing them with educations, meals, and health care they would otherwise never be a...

Regions: Nepal

Issues: Child labor, Rape and sexual abuse, Slavery & forced labor

Witnessed: 3402 times

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Women respond to Climate Change

The Climate is Changing - women and girls speak out, testimony from a participatory video in Nepal.

Regions: Nepal

Issues: Environment, Refugees, Sustainable development

Witnessed: 2766 times

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Children in a Changing Climate video

In 2008, children experiencing the impact of climate change in poor areas in Nepal came together to tell the story about how climate change is affecting their lives....

Regions: Nepal

Issues: Children's rights, Environment, Natural disasters

Witnessed: 4160 times

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Sex Trafficking Rehabilitation | Tour the PRC Home and Garden

Peace Rehabilitation Center (PRC) founder Shanta Sapkota gives a personal tour of the home for formerly trafficked and at-risk girls. For more of the story visit www.needmagazine.com

Regions: Nepal

Issues: Human trafficking, Rape and sexual abuse, Sexual exploitation

Witnessed: 4256 times

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