Strategic Litigation for Human Rights: A Handbook for Practitioners

Publication: Strategic Litigation for Human Rights: A Handbook for Practitioners Language: Nepali Year of publication: 2012 Partner: International Commission of Jurists   About this publication: This handbook serves lawyers, human rights defenders, and social activists as an effective litigation tool for the protection and promotion of human rights, including Economic, Social and Cultural rights. It offers practitioners the conceptual overview of strategic litigation and helps in framing strategic litigation in practice; meaning selection of issue for litigation, gathering and analyzing data and information, mapping the jurisdiction of the courts before filing it, doc...
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Strategic litigation for human right: A handbook of practitioners

STRATEGIC LITIGATION FOR HUMAN RIGHTS: A HANDBOOK OF PRACTITIONERS, published in 2012 with the support of International Commission of Jurists, it serves lawyers, human rights defenders and social activists how strategic litigation can be an effective tool for the protection and promotion of human rights, including economic,social and cultural rights. It provides the practitioners the conceptual overview of strategic litigation, its key aspects and features as well as how to frame strategic litigation in practice; meaning selection of issue or subject for litigation, gathering and analyzing data and information, mapping the jurisdiction of the courts before filing it, documentation of the ...
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Report on Constructive Dialogue on Federalism, 2014

Report on Constructive Dialogue on Federalism, 2014 contains summary and key findings of the interaction programmes on federalism, human rights and inclusion organized in 17 different districts throughout the country. The events and subsequent publication was supported by the UNDP Project called Support to Participatory Constitution Building in Nepal (UNDP/SPCBN). Widely circulated among the members of the Constituent Assembly, leaders of political parties, human rights defenders, lawyers, media persons, the general public and other members of society can equally benefit from this publication which attempts to capture key messages and accounts of local stakeholders with regard to federali...
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Strengthening Legal Remedies of the Crime against Untouchability and Caste-based Discrimination: A Handbook for Practitioners

The handbook is primarily targeted to professionals and practitioners involved in the governmental and non-governmental sectors to strengthening access to justice of the victims of caste-based discrimination and untouchability as envisaged by the Caste-based Discrimination and Untouchability Act 2011. In particular, lawyers, law enforcement officials, prosecutors, judges, human rights defenders, social activists and community leaders active in combating caste-based discrimination and untouchability are targeted readers. The victims and their families as well as general public can also benefit from this handbook. The handbook is divided into six chapters—first part dealing with backgrou...
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Federalism in new constitution: Finding a common ground

FEDERALISM IN NEW CONSTITUTION: FINDING A COMMON  GROUND is a collection of articles of various writers and contributors surrounding federalism in Nepal. The book published with a view to promote and consolidate dialogue on federalism in Nepal, particularly with an objective of helping the political players and actors of different walks of life in finding a common ground for federalism. The articles range from exploring historical debate on federalism in Nepal to key aspects of federalism, including identity-based federalism. They also deal with judicial system, electoral system, inclusion and fiscal policies in new federal structure. (The book is available in Nepali language only. Plea...
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