Global Disability Summit 2022 – Highlighting the Legal Barriers Faced by Persons with Psychosocial Disability in Nepal
- 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
In 2021, KOSHISH conducted a study on the prevailing legal provisions of Nepal through the perspective of psychosocial disability in the context of the constitution of Nepal, 2015, and the Convention on the rights of persons with disabilities.
Presenter: Matrika Prasad Devkota, Founder and Executive Director of KOSHISH
Objectives of the side-event:
- To inform the participants regarding the legal barriers faced by persons with psychosocial disability in Nepal.
- To generate international solidarity and commitments for action.
- To protect, fulfill and promote the rights of persons with psychosocial disability in Nepal.
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