Incident Reports

Journalists demonstrate demanding job security in Kathmandu


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Kathmandu

Journalists have staged a demonstration at Babarmahal in Kathmandu on Friday demanding professional security for working journalists who were in trouble during the coronavirus pandemic. Various media organizations attended the demonstration, led by the Federation of Nepali Journalists.

Participants in the demonstration carried placards related to the professional security of journalists. The placards carried slogans such as "Protect the professional rights of working journalists,", "Fully implement the Working Journalist Act," and "Let's do a decisive movement in favor of working journalists".

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Labor disputes, not including civil servants
Actor 1 - Number of people 80
Actor 1 - Affiliations Journalist/Media
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Government and civil servants at central level
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media