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International Justice Day Celebrated

Government Said- 'We Are Working for the Best Output to Ensure Justice'

Minister for Law, Justice, Constituent Assembly & Parliamentary Affairs and Peace and Reconstruction, Narahari Acharya said the government has been working on Truth and Reconciliation (TRC) Act and could take some more time to ensure the best output. 

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UN Rights Bodies Call for Fundamental Overhaul

Nepal: Fix Flawed Truth, Reconciliation Act

The Nepal government should act immediately to fix crucial flaws in the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) Act, particularly those highlighted in a new United Nations evaluation, Amnesty International, Human Rights Watch, and the International Commission of Jurists said today.

The assessment, in a technical note from the UN Office of the High Commissioner on Human rights to the Nepal government, pointed out that the TRC Act does not conform to Nepal’s international legal obligations, including in that it allows for amnesty for crimes committed under international law. Five experts for the UN Human Rights Council have also voiced similar serious concerns over the TRC Act, passed by Nepal’s Constituent Assembly in April 2014.

Click here for the English version of full statement.

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17th International Day in Support of Victims of Torture

Philippines: End the Culture of Impunity

A Delegation of Amnesty International Nepal delivered memorandum that addressed to the president of the Republic of the Philippines  Benigno Simeon Aquino III through  Suraj Vaidya Honorary Consul of the Philippines  in Kathmandu on 26 June, 2014  calling to stop the use of torture and other ill-treatment in Philippines and to end the culture of impunity.

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Vigil at Thai Embassy in Kathmandu

Thailand: Respect Human Rights Obligations

AI Nepal Delegation coming out of Thai Embassy premisesDemonstrators heading to the Embassy gate for the demonstration.Handing Over Memorandum to the Deputy Chief of Mission of Thai EmbassyDemonstration in-front of Thai Embassy in Kathmandu on 2 June 2014AI Nepal's delegation expressing concerns over newly emerged human right situation in Thailand to the Deputy Chief of the Mission, Embassy of Thailand, Kathmandu

Amnesty International (AI) Nepal organized a vigil at the Thai Embassy in Kathmandu on 2 June 2014 urging Thai authority to respect and protect human rights.  More than 3 dozens AI members participated on the occasion. In the program, participants demonstrated banners and various plea-cards with different slogans urging Thai authority to respect and protect human rights.

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