Nepal: Universal Periodic Review report submitted on freedom of expression and civic space

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Nepal: Stakeholders cite issues in implementation of laws governing media

An online dialogue conducted by Freedom Forum tackled issues in governance relating to the implementation of media rights in Nepal.

Nepal: Home Ministry’s statements breach citizens’ right to free expression, peaceful protest

Freedom Forum has expressed alarm over two statements issued by the Home Ministry, asking the public not to speak on issues of public concern.

Nepal's newly appointed Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba (C) waves to journalists after winning a vote of confidence in Kathmandu, 18 July 2021, PRAKASH MATHEMA/AFP via Getty Images

Nepal: ‘New government should address rights’

Human Rights Watch wrote a letter to Nepal’s Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba urging the new government to prioritize human rights protection and address impunity which had worsened in recent years.