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Bangladesh: Millions of Dalits need water and sanitation

Clean water is a luxury for the Dalits of Dhaka. While members of the Bangladeshi capital’s non-Dalit population mostly boil or filter their water, the economically deprived and discriminated Dalits often have to make […]

March 7th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Stand for Human Rights Campaign launched by Human Rights and Democracy Network

Today The Human Rights and Democracy Network (HRDN), of which IDSN is a member has launched the year-long campaign Stand 4 Human Rights Defenders. urging the EU to take action on commitments to protects and […]

November 12th, 2015|Uncategorized|

IDSN November Newsletter

Read the latest IDSN newsletter here :

The November edition of the newsletter includes:

Caste violence in India rises as Dalits assert their rights
Nepal UPR – UN Members deeply concerned about caste
Dalit singer arrested and […]

November 11th, 2015|Uncategorized|

Nepal – UN Members deeply concerned about caste discrimination and untouchability

PRESS RELEASE issued jointly by the Nepal Dalit National Social Welfare Organisation (NNDSWO), Dalit NGO Federation (DNF), The Feminist Dalit Organisation (FEDO) and the Jagaran Media Center (JMC) on behalf of the Dalit Civil Society Organisations Coalition […]

November 5th, 2015|Uncategorized|

Nepal Dalits demand inclusion as draft constitution goes to vote

The Dalit movement in Nepal has mobilized to protest against this draft constitution and have issued 9 demands to be incorporated into the constitution.

Nine-Point Demand of Dalit Movement

All Dalit rights and provisions should […]

September 16th, 2015|Uncategorized|

Welcome to our new website!

Being a resource hub on the issue of caste discrimination is one of our main goals. We hope we have come a little closer to that goal with our new website. Here you can […]

December 4th, 2008|Uncategorized|