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Summary Before the Covid-19 pandemic, countries around the globe had made remarkable progress in reducing child labor. According to the International Labour Organization (ILO), the number of children in child labor decreased by approximately 94 million…
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Summary It has been 14 years since the armed conflict between Maoist insurgents and government forces ended in Nepal. Tens of thousands became victims of enforced disappearances, torture, rape, and unlawful killings in the decade of fighting between…
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Summary When the head teacher found out that I was pregnant, he called me to his office and told me, “You have to leave our school immediately because you are pregnant.” —Jamida K., Kahama, Tanzania, April 2014 We don’t allow pregnant girls to continue…
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Summary Thirty-seven percent of girls in Nepal marry before age 18 and 10 percent are married by age 15, in spite of the fact that the minimum age of marriage under Nepali law is 20 years of age. Boys also often marry young in Nepal, though in lower…
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 They fired teargas shells, scared the children. Everyone here is very scared, scared of the police. The women and children don’t want to go out of the house. We are being treated inhumanely, like second-class citizens.…
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 Silenced and Forgotten 
 
 
 Survivors of Nepal’s Conflict-Era Sexual Violence
 
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 Physical,

 Verbal, and Sexual Assault…
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 Nepal: Adding Insult to Injury 
 
 Continued Impunity for Wartime Abuses
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 Summary and Recent Developments
 Recent Developments
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Summary Amman, a 16-year-old boy with a physical disability that limits his movement and speech, started attending school two years ago in his village in far western Nepal. He is now in Class 2. His classmates are between seven and ten years old. His 11-…
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 It sends…
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 Walls at
 Every Turn
 Abuse of
 Migrant Domestic Workers through Kuwait’s Sponsorship System
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 Key
 Recommendations
 Methodology
 I.
 Background
 The
 Migration of Domestic Workers to Kuwait…
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 Still Waiting for Justice
 No End to Impunity in Nepal
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 De Facto Impunity:
 Problems Remain
 De Jure
 Impunity: The Disappearances Bill and Truth and Reconciliation Commission Bill
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 Waiting for Justice
 Unpunished Crimes from Nepal's Armed Conflict 
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      Summary
 Key Recommendations
 Note on Methodology
 II. At War
 and At Peace
 The Civil
 War
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 Appeasing China
 Restricting the Rights of Tibetans in Nepal
 Map of South Asia
 Map of the Kathmandu Valley
 I. Summary
 Key recommendations
 Methodology
 II. Background
 III. Violations of the Right to…
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Last Hope The
 Need for Durable Solutions for Bhutanese Refugees in Nepal
 and India I.
 Executive Summary II. Recommendations III. Background IV. Life in the Refugee Camps in Nepal Cuts in
 Essential Services Sexual and
 Gender-…
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Children in the Ranks The Maoists' Use of Child Soldiers in Nepal Map of Nepal I. Summary and Introduction Key recommendations Methodology II. Background The civil war's impact on children.. The People's Movement and the Comprehensive Peace Agreement…
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BETWEEN A ROCK AND A HARD PLACE: Civilians Struggle to Survive in Nepal's Civil War I.
 SUMMARY.. Note
 on Methodology II. BACKGROUND... The
 Maoist Insurgency Political
 Paralysis in Nepal The
 International Community III.…