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Asia Indigenous Peoples Pact

COVID-19 Pandemic And Sexual Violence Against Indigenous Women And Access To Justice

This report encompasses the realities of violence that Indigenous Women in Bangladesh and Nepal are facing. It reflects on denial of access to justice by the State, which is a serious concern. There could be many incidences which were silenced and buried down. It has highlighted how indigenous women and girls have become prey of violence amidst COVID-19. There is lack of disaggregated data collection at national level, which has to be prioritized by each state. All the State must comply Convention on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) to end the violence against women and girls in Asia.

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