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Newly appointed UNHCR representative to Nepal Bushra Halepota presented her Letter of Credentials to Minister for Foreign Affairs Pradeep Gyawali on Friday.
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With a lamentable performance in regards to the transitional justice process, Nepal has already attracted criticism for its approach to the post-conflict regime and overall human rights issues.
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The number of Syrian refugees in Turkey, Lebanon, Jordan, Iraq and Egypt has passed 5 million for the first time in Syria's six year conflict, data from the U.N. refugee agency showed on Thursday.
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The United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) in Nepal has expressed worry and concern over the disruption of the delivery of humanitarian assistances due to the shortage of fuel.
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Despite repeated requests and remainders, the Nepal government has failed to implement the recommendations made by the UN Human Rights Committee (HRC) on the conflict-era enforced disappearance cases.
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Refugees living in the country have urged the Kathmandu-based Office of the UNHCR to increase their existing monthly allowance of Rs 5,750 to Rs 10,000.
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