Access of Persons with Disabilities in Nepal's Electoral Process

Updated: July 2018
A female wheelchair user places her vote into a ballot box in Nepal

For the 2017 Nepal House of Representative and Provincial Assembly elections, the National Federation for Disabilities, Nepal (NFDN) conducted an election access monitoring mission, with support of the International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES) and funding from the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). Following the election, NFDN compiled their findings and recommendations for electoral stakeholders in the report “Access of Persons with Disabilities in Nepal’s Electoral Process,” available in English and Nepali. 


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