Monthly Archives: December 2008

UN expert sees room for improvement for Nepal’s Indigenous People

GENEVA / KATHMANDU – The United Nations Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights and fundamental freedoms of indigenous peoples, James Anaya, is “encouraged by the Government’s stated commitment to advance the rights of indigenous peoples of Nepal, comprehensively referred to as Adivasi Janajati.” However, “much remains to be done to transform into reality… Read More »