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.
|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|
March 25, 2021