V. International governance issues
International Obligations Pertaining to Privacy
Nepal has signed the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights 1966. Hence, Nepal is bound to protect the privacy rights of its people.
Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation Forum
Although Nepal has good, bilateral relations with the APEC member countries, Nepal is not a member of the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation Forum. However, economic movements within the APEC member countries directly affect Nepal's economy.