Incident Reports

Sexual and gender minorities complain of not getting relief materials


Sexual and gender minorities have complained of not getting relief materials after the government imposed lockdown to contain COVId-19 because they don't have citizenship or other identification documents.

Bindiya Gautam, Chairperson of Naulo Bihani Pokhara shared that the sexual and gender minorities have been losing jobs because of COVID-19. It has been financially difficult for the population.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Other forms of non-violent protest
Primary Cause Issues related to the delivery of government aid programs (e.g. earthquake rehab/recon)
Secondary Cause Government Relief
Actor 1 - Number of people N
Actor 1 - Affiliations Sexual minority group or organization
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people N
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 2 - Youth na
Local Newspaper - Kaski