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Nepal: Right to food in Nepal: Analysis of the Right to Food and Food Sovereignty Act 2018

, Index number: ASA 31/0130/2019

Amnesty International has assessed the Right to Food and Food Sovereignty Act 2018 in view of the constitutional framework on the right to food and Nepal’s international legal obligations including under the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (ICESCR). The analysis offers a set of concrete recommendations towards strengthening the legal framework and prompting the implementation of affirmative provisions that the Act contains.

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