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Domestic Violence in Nepal

Date: September 1, 1998
Document: Domestic Violence in Nepal
Country: Nepal
Type: Report
Issues: Accountability  , Children's Rights , Gender-Based Violence , International Advocacy , Women's Rights

Documents domestic violence as a human rights violation in Nepal. The report analyzes the legal system of Nepal, including the criminal law and family law provisions that relate to domestic violence. The report includes information on both the police and NGO response to domestic violence. The report also addresses Nepal's obligations under international law. ISBN: 0-929293 41-x