Public information

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Press releases

  1. Nepal launches contribution-based Social Security Scheme

    27 November 2018

    The Government of Nepal launched its contribution-based Social Security Scheme today. The contribution-based social security scheme is funded through the contributions made by the workers and the employers. This is a historical step towards achieving decent work for all.

  2. New Decent Work Country Programme for Nepal launched

    15 October 2018

    Nepal launched its Decent Work Country Programme 2018-2022 on two priorities.

  3. New online ratings help migrant workers avoid unscrupulous recruiters

    11 April 2018

    A new web platform aimed at migrant workers lists user reviews of recruitment agencies. By helping migrants avoid falling for false promises, the website is an important tool to promote fair recruitment.

  4. National Dialogue on the Status of Contract Farming in Nepal and the Urgency of Drafting Contract Farming Legislation

    16 October 2017

    A national-level dialogue on the Status of Contract Farming in Nepal and the Urgency of Drafting Contract Farming Legislation was organized in Kathmandu on 16 October 2017 by the Advocacy for Rights and Good Corporate Governance (UNNATI) programme.