16 January, 2020


Civil society organizations today urged to swiftly appoint all commissioners. Civil society leaders, including commissioners of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), and other constitutional commissioners emphasized to timely appoint the constitutional commissioners which remained vacant for years. They were speaking at an interaction titled, “UPR recommendations and structural reforms in NHRIs” in Kathmandu. Hon’ble Govinda Sharma Poudel, Member of NHRC addressing the event stated: “The government should swiftly appoint all the commissioners as soon as possible”. The event was jointly organized by NHRC and Justice and Rights Institute, Nepal (JuRI-Nepal).