KATHMANDU, Dec 13: Minister for Foreign Affairs, Pradeep Gyawali has underscored the need for a comprehensive transformative revolution to address the issue of gender inequality and violence against women and girls in the country.

KATHMANDU, March 14: The Pre-sessional working group on the 71st Session of Convention on Elimination of all forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) is being called from March 12 to 16 in Geneva, Switzerland.

KATHMANDU,  June 22: Nepal's candidate Bandana Rana has been elected as an expert member at United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW). With her election, she has become the first Nepali to serve in the CEDAW.