• South Asia Women's Convergence on Fiscal Justice, Basic Services and Public Spending, November 2018
    South Asia Women's Convergence on Fiscal Justice, Basic Services and Public Spending, November 2018
  • South Asia Conference on Tax and Fiscal Justice, 2019
    South Asia Conference on Tax and Fiscal Justice, 2019
  • South Asia Conference on Migration, Poverty and Inequality, February 2019
    South Asia Conference on Migration, Poverty and Inequality, February 2019
  • SAAPE members with the Rt Hon'ble President of Nepal Ms Bidhya Devi Bhandari
    SAAPE members with the Rt Hon'ble President of Nepal Ms Bidhya Devi Bhandari
  • Hon'ble Justice Ms Sapana Pradhan Malla, Guest of Honour, Fifth General Assembly of SAAPE, 2016
    Hon'ble Justice Ms Sapana Pradhan Malla, Guest of Honour, Fifth General Assembly of SAAPE, 2016
  • Discussion on Strategic Direction of SAAPE during Core Committee Meeting, September 2016, Kathmandu, Nepal
    Discussion on Strategic Direction of SAAPE during Core Committee Meeting, September 2016, Kathmandu, Nepal
  • Ms Bandana Rana (Expert Member at UN CEDAW Committee) speaking during the Fifth General Assembly of SAAPE (2016)
    Ms Bandana Rana (Expert Member at UN CEDAW Committee) speaking during the Fifth General Assembly of SAAPE (2016)
  • News

    • The Fifth General Assembly of SAAPE held

      The Fifth General Assembly of SAAPE was held at Kathmandu from 02 to 03 September 2016. The main theme of the Assembly was “Gender, Poverty and Constitutional Rights: South Asian People's Struggle”. The participants from across 8 South Asian...

    • Global civil society dialogue on SDG 2 concludes

      HIMALAYAN NEWS SERVICE Kathmandu, June 3 A three-day gathering of civil society representatives from 19 different countries across Asia, Europe, Africa and South America held in Kathmandu to discuss the role of civil society in the achievement of...

  • Press Release

  • Media Coverage

    • Mitigating Impacts of Displacement in Sri Lanka

      Interview with Nalini Ratnarajah, Women Human Rights Activist By Christina Kamp Nalini Rathnarajah Tourism development along the Northern and Eastern Sri Lankan coast is characterised by increasing involvement of the military. Several cases of land grabbing...

    • Despair and Defiance

      By Sushovan Dhar India’s tea sector is driven in large part by Assam and West Bengal, which account for over 70 percent of the country’s tea production. There are at least one million tea workers employed on more than 1000 tea gardens in these two...

  • Announcements

    • URGENT SUPPORT & SOLIDARITY FOR SIGN-ON BY 23 JUNE: Stepping Up support for Nepal's Debt Cancellation

      Dear friends, Here's the sign-on statement calling for TOTAL AND UNCONDITIONAL CANCELLATION OF NEPAL'S DEBT which we have initiated through our network member Asian People's Movement on Debt and Development (APMDD). Please send your endorsements to...

    • Congratulations!

      We are very pleased and proud to congratulate Rukmini Rao, our long-standing friend and SAAPE founder member, for being honoured by THE WEEK as 'Woman of the Year, 2014'. We appreciate her tireless work for women’s rights in India and the region as a...