Gender focus on International Human Rights Day

December 28, 2015

Gender was a key emphasis during Nepal’s Human Rights Day earlier this month. At a ceremony in Kathmandu to mark the day, President Bidya Devi Bhandari was congratulated on her role in promoting women’s rights over the past few decades.

Read some key impressions from the meeting, with leaders discussing the importance of achieving gender equality.

Real progress only occurs when women are included in decision-making and have equal power to men.