Nepal Center for Contemporary Research

Research Project on Women's Peace : Gender Equality, Peace and Security in Nepal and Myanmar

Women's Peace is a 3 years project focused on the gender dimension of disarmament, demolization and reintegration (DDR) process in Nepal and Myanmar, and the post-conflict political participation of female and male ex-combatants.In short we will investigate the consequences of DDR processes for post conflict gender equality, women and ment's social inclusion and women's rights. In this project a PhD researcher wil lbe recruited to work specifically on the reintegration of female ex-combatants in Nepal. He or she will be supervised by Dr. Bishnu Raj Upreti and the professor from Kathmandu University, School of Education. The detailed research questions for this project can be downloaded from the link below: