Incident Reports

Boxers organize symbolic demonstration in Kathmandu against sexual violence against women


A symbolic demonstration was staged in Kathmandu on February 15 against sexual violence including rape. The demonstration was organized by boxing clubs in Kathmandu with the participation of women boxers. The participants presented the art of boxing to convey the message that women are not weak.
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Issues related to legal action and access to justice
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth na
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