AI Nepal Activities
Rule of Law Should Prevail, Not Political Protectionism
authorities should immediately take effective steps to enforce the
landmark Kavre district court murder verdict for the 2004 torture and
killing of teenage Maina Sunuwar, Amnesty International, Human Rights
Watch and the International Commission of Jurists said today.
Amnesty International Nepal (AI Nepal)
organized the 11th National Youth Mela in Pokhara from 9 - 12 April 2017. A
total of 92 young activists affiliated to different Youth Networks of AI Nepal
participated in the Mela.
As shells exploded around their home in a besieged
neighborhood of Ta'iz, Yemen, brothers Yahia and Maher, then age 16 and 18,
took shelter beneath the staircase.
Here they remained for three days,
with a dwindling supply of food and water. As dawn broke on the fourth day they
made a run for it, dodging gunfire. "Bullets were hitting close to their
feet as they ran," their mother, Fatima, a green card holder, told Amnesty
crisis interviewers. "Luckily they were not injured."
डोनाल्ड ट्रम्पको संशोधित अध्यागमन प्रतिबन्धमा मुस्लिमहरुप्रति डरको
दृष्टिले हेर्ने नीति अवलम्बन गरिएको देखिन्छ र भाइरसजस्तै यो अझ गहिरो
चोटमा परिवर्तन हुदै जाने सलिल शेठ्ठी तर्क गर्छन् ।
क्षेत्रमा अवस्थित उनीहरुको घर वरिपरि गोलाबारी हुँदा त्यति बेला क्रमशः १६
र १८ बर्षका याहिया र माहेर घरको भ¥याङ मुनि लुक्नपुगेका थिए ।
Nepal’s authorities must promptly investigate the security forces who
opened fire on a crowd of protestors in Saptari district in the Tarai,
Nepal’s southern plains, killing three people and injuring 16, Amnesty
International said today.
Annual Global Report Launch
International's (AI) Annual Global Report 2016/17 was released in Nepal on 22nd
February, 2017 (11 Falgun, 2073). The report documents the state of human
rights in 159 countries and territories and reveals that there was a global
push back against human rights in 2016.
Thapaliya , Director of AI ,Nepal presented on the synopsis of the report
including the Nepal Entry followed by the release from Mr. Rajan Kuikel, Chairperson
of AI Nepal and Mr. Nutan Thapaliya , Founder of AI Nepal.
Nepal: Key Moment for Justice
The mandates of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) and the
Commission on Investigation of Disappeared Persons (COID) should be
extended indefinitely to ensure that justice, accountability, and
reparations are achieved for the thousands of victims of Nepal’s brutal
civil war, Human Rights Watch and Amnesty International said today.
Amnesty International Nepal takes the
pleasure of having Mr. Surya Nath Mishra, former Nepalese Ambassador to Qatar
as the honorary member of Amnesty International Nepal.
The stakeholders and migrant
communities expressed the dire need of establishing information dissemination
structure at local level to make migration safe and dignified. Amnesty
International Nepal in coordination with local civil society organisations organised
interaction in Mohattari
and Saptari district, the districts with higher foreign labor migration.
Amnesty International (AI) Nepal organized press
conference on 12 September 2016 in Pokhara aiming to publicize its financial
detail of fiscal year 2072/73 including from where how much money received and
where that spent.