Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Nepal: ADB co-financed Tanahu Hydropower Project affected communities reject compensation

*Please note this is an unofficial translation To editors of all media agencies 10 February 2017 Press release The reports in local newspapers published on 10 February 2017...

Khokana Newars file complaint to Nepal’s National Human Rights Commission over...

26 September 2016, Lalitpur Newars of Khokana area today filed a complaint with the National Human Rights Commission demanding redress for violations of their property, land...

Agenda item 6 : Human rights of indigenous peoples in relation...

Ninth session of Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (EMRIP) Geneva, Switzerland, 11-15, July, 2016 Mr. Chair, distinguished representatives, Indigenous brothers and sisters. I am...

Agenda item 3 : Follow-up to the World Conference on Indigenous...

Ninth session of Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (EMRIP) Geneva, Switzerland, 11-15, July, 2016 Mr. Chair, Distinguished representatives, Indigenous brothers and sisters. I am...

Nepal: Letter to WB President and Board on Nepal’s Khimti-Dhalkebar Transmission...

July 7, 2016 Dr. Jim Yong Kim President, World Bank Group 1818 H Street, NW Washington, DC 20433 Email: jkim@worldbank.org Via Electronic Mail Re:      Intimidation and Militarization in the...

Nepal: Refrain from excessive use of force to suppress protests and...

Asia Indigenous Peoples Pact (AIPP) Public Statement 3 September 2015 - AIPP expresses its grave concerns on the excessive use of force by security agencies...