In 2006, a Comprehensive Peace Agreement between the Government of Nepal and the Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist) brought to an official end a decade of armed conflict. But the peace is far from secure and political tensions continue to run high. The impact of the armed conflict has also left a divided society with a precarious economy.
What is needed to provide give women in Nepal the chances to become leaders and peacebuilders. Read more
Nepal is in desperate need of a truth and reconciliation commission to investigate human rights abuses and promote reconciliation. Read more
To mark International Peace Day, Womankind & ActionAid launched a new report on the vital but overlooked roles of women peacebuilders. Read more