Government committed to ending hunger, says Prime Minister Oli

Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli addressed, through a pre-recorded video, a high-level side event titled ‘Poverty at a Crossroad: Using Leadership and …

by · Saturday, 26 September 2020 · Nepal

Gold rate still unstable, value increases to Rs 93900

… and the Multidimensional Poverty Index to Build Back Better’ organized on the margins of the 75th Session of UN General Assembly, on Thursday.

by · Friday, 25 September 2020 · Nepal

“No one remains hungry, and no one dies of hunger,” reiterates PM Oli

The Constitution of Nepal enshrines several indicators of multiple poverty as fundamental rights of the citizens that include right to food, right to basic …

by · Friday, 25 September 2020 · Nepal

COVID-19 pushes more children into poverty

KATHMANDU, SEPTEMBER 24. The number of children living in multi-dimensional poverty has soared to approximately 1.2 billion due to the impact …

by · Friday, 25 September 2020 · Nepal

PM Oli addresses high-level side event during 75th session of UN General Assembly

Highlighting Nepal’s approach of looking at poverty as a multidimensional problem, PM Oli shed light on the government’s targeted programs on …

by · Thursday, 24 September 2020 · Nepal

Born to prevent war, UN faces a deeply polarized world at 75

goals to eradicate extreme poverty and preserve the environment by a 2030 target. ‚ÄúToday, we have a surplus of multilateral challenges and a deficit of …

by · Tuesday, 22 September 2020 · Nepal

What will South Asia look like after the pandemic?

The regional poverty rate is expected to increase as households close to the poverty line would likely fall into poverty due to the loss of income sources.

by · Friday, 18 September 2020 · Nepal

Nepal’s remittance villages

It is also a place where going to work abroad actually drives some households into poverty instead of lifting them out of it. This is why author Ramesh …

by · Tuesday, 15 September 2020 · Nepal

COVID-19 Will Push 96Mn People, 47Mn Women into Extreme Poverty

By 2021, for every 100 men living in extreme poverty, there will be 118 women, which is expected to increase to 121 women by 2030. Nepali Mahila.

by · Friday, 4 September 2020 · Nepal

Period poverty in the time of a pandemic

For the past five months, sanitary napkins have not reached many remote villages, forcing girls to go back to using unhygienic methods. Period poverty …

by · Wednesday, 2 September 2020 · Nepal