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Statements

Taking into account the current realities and demands, official statements are released to address the situation and urge a collective action from relevant stakeholders.

Some of posts for this section are listed below.

NIDWAN-Press-Statement-on-Local-Election-2022

In the light of the recent Local Election of Nepal 2079 (2022, 13 May), a huge number of inaccessible polling stations have violated People with Disabilities, elderly people and pregnant women's right to vote reflecting on the discriminatory system. NIDWAN brings the attention of concerned stakeholders to this issue through the statement released below.
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Report to Special Rapporteur on Environmental Violence Against Indigenous Women and Girls

NIDWAN submitted a Report on violence against Indigenous Women and Indigenous Women with Disabilities in the context of the climate crisis in Nepal to the Special Rapporteur on violence against women and girls in the context of the climate crisis on 31st March 2022.

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Afghan Peoples Deserve to Live in Safety, Security and Dignity

Statement Endorsed By NIDWAN along with South Asian CSOs. We have full solidarity with Afghan People.
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National, Regional (Asia Pacific) and Global Declaration on Indigenous Women With Disabilities

2nd WCIW is monumental and historic to 28 million Indigenous Women with Disabilities globally. For the first time in history, Indigenous Women with Disabilities are claiming their spaces in the global level and NIDWAN in the front line with strategic intervention on 2WCIW through side-events and Political Declaration on all 3 levels: National, Regional (Asia […]

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Report on The Situation of Indigenous Girls and Women with Disabilities on General Recommendation on Indigenous Women and Girls at the 79th Session of CEDAW

NIDWAN submitted a Report on The Situation of Indigenous Girls and Women with Disabilities to The Committee on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) on General Recommendation on Indigenous Women and Girls at the 79th Session on 18th June 2021.

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Indigenous People with Disability Report Submitted to CRPD Committee

NIDWAN along with Nepal Indigenous Disabled Association (NIDA), and Asia Indigenous Peoples Pact (AIPP) submitted a report to the CRPD Committee on the Rights of Indigenous Persons with Disabilities in Nepal as a reply from Indigenous Persons with Disabilities Organizations to the List of Issues in relation to the initial Report of Nepal for the […]

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