Nepal’s Desperate Struggle For Democracy

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With the recent earthquake in Nepal claiming thousands, the government admitted they are “ill-prepared” for rescue efforts. So what’s been going on in Nepal?

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Nepal: Conflict Profile
“Nepal is one of the world’s poorest countries, and is still struggling to overcome the effects of the decade-long civil war that was launched by the Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist) in 1996.”

Nepal’s government ill-equipped to handle earthquake disaster
“As the death toll from Nepal’s massive earthquake passed 4,200 on Monday, it was not just drinking water, hospital beds, gasoline, electricity and sanitary facilities that were in short supply.”

Nepal – Constitutional Reform: Peace, Power, and Representation
“Bipin Adhikari explains how peace and constitution-making processes in Nepal are at a pivotal point.”

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