Thursday 17th August 2017

    फोरम र नयाँ शक्तिको घरदैलो कार्यक्रम तीब्र    गण्डकी गाउँपालिका बनाउने तिवारीको योजना    उम्मेद्वारी फिर्ता गर्न चाहाने उम्मेद्वारले आज ५ बजेसम्ममा फर्तालिन सक्ने    निर्वाचनमा सहभागी हुन नसकेका मजदूरले यस्तो भूमिका खेल्ने    बिरामी बोक्ने एम्बुलेन्सबाट गाँजा तस्करी

Justice sought for victims of conflict-period sexual violence

Thursday, 21 September, 2016

woman-victim-of-domestic-violence-and-abuse-husband-intimidwoman-in-fear-of-domestic-abuse-shutterstock-800x430A demand has been made that the government should create an atmosphere for registering complaints of sexual violence dating back to the country’s decade-long conflict. The participants of a programme was organised here today,marking the International Day of Peace, voiced for ensuring justice to the victims of sexual violence that took place during the conflict. Identities of perpetrators in such crime be established through a fair probe and they should be brought to book. Justice must to be ensured for the victims of wartime sexual violence, they stressed.

The programme was jointly organised by Women Rehabilitation Center, National Alliance of Women Human Rights Defenders and Women for Women Forum, Nepal. The participants also demanded for long-term psycho-social counseling and health services to the victims free of cost. WOREC Chair Dr.Renu Adhikari Rajbhandari called on the government should ensure rights of those affected by sexual harassment during the conflict to live with dignity in the society.