Stories Tagged 'Gender equality'
Although the government does have social inclusion provisions, they are largely ignored or purposefully ridiculed.full story »
Policies needed to make households a place where equality and justice for women, too. full story »
As many as 364 cases of suicide among women have also been reported in the same time period, against a nationwide number of 1,538. Police believe that most women committed suicide due to excessive physical and mental torture, sometimes at the hands of their own families.full story »
Gender equality was sacrificed in the name of preserving social and cultural valuesfull story »
Far away from the hot topic of gender equality voiced across the globe, many Nepali villages are still plagued by social, humanitarian and cultural discrimination against women. full story »
Any gender equality policy is an economic policy,” said a former finance secretary at an informal discussion with a group of policy analysts and advocates.full story »