Separated from their parents for years at a time, these children are at horrible risk of abuse. Here, Shanti Lepcha, a field officer for the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR), talks to a 13-year-old rape victim in a shelter for abused women. Discrimination in Nepal is so pervasive that police and other authorities routinely refuse to hear complaints made by Dalits and other marginalised groups. The OHCHR advocates to end discrimination and ensure that individual cases...
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