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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.