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EU-IOM Nepal Pilot to Integrate Migration into Efforts to Achieve Sustainable Development Goals

10 December, Kathmandu – On average, 400,000 young Nepalis enter the international labour market each year. The reasons affecting their decision to emigrate vary, but a lack of rural development and e...

Global Migration Film Festival Opens in Nepal

28 November 2019, Damak – Nepal marked the launch of the 2019 Global Migration Film Festival (GMFF) with the screening of a Nepali movie depicting the social cost of migration for Nepali families. “Bu...

Ethical Recruitment Can Protect Rights of Nepali Migrant Workers

25 October 2019, Kathmandu – Nepali government officials, private sector stakeholders and civil society representatives meeting in Kathmandu today acknowledged that ethical recruitment practices can p...