New Book Highlights How Safe Trade Solutions Help The Poorest Countries

The STDF is a global partnership that supports developing countries in building their capacity to implement international sanitary and phytosanitary (SPS) standards as a means to improve their  working practices and increase access to agric...Read More


20 February 2018 The Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities today concluded its consideration of the initial report of Nepal on its implementation of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. Presenting the re...Read More

Marginalised Girls And Young Women In Nepal Realise Their Right To Education

marginalised_girls_and_young_women_in_nepal_realise_their_right_to_education-c-shreekot_clc.jpg © Shreekot CLC 04 January 2018 Bhawana Bhatta became a mother at the tender age of 14 after her family married her off when she was in grade 8. ...Read More

Secretary-General Hails Historic, Peaceful Elections In Nepal, Reiterating United Nations Support For National Efforts Towards Inclusive Government

The following statement was issued today by the Spokesman for UN Secretary-General António Guterres:

COSP7 Event On Sports Corruption Looks To International Organizations For Answers

PRESS RELEASE Vienna, 8 November 2017 – “Countries are vital for legislating against sports’ corruption, but international organizations also need a voice to show how this crime can be stopped,” said session moderator and staff member of th...Read More

UNODC Salutes Donations Of Italy & Others To UN Trust Fund For Victims Of Trafficking In Persons

PRESS RELEASE Vienna, 2 October 2017 – “My warmest thanks to Italy and the other countries who have so generously given money to the  UN Trust Fund for Victims of Trafficking in Persons, Especially Women and Children,” the Executive Directo...Read More

Secretary-General Extends Condolences, Offers Support To Victims Of Monsoon Floods In Bangaldesh, India, Nepal

The following statement was issued today by the Spokesperson for UN Secretary-General António Guterres: