Civil society, donors have 'mixed feelings' on Nepal's new constitution

The Nepalese government last week ended a seven-year negotiation to draft and adopt a new constitution that aims to be "inclusive" in all areas. But development stakeholders — civil society leaders and donors alike — still harbor "mixed feelings" about it.

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  • Lean Alfred Santos

    Lean Alfred Santos is a former Devex development reporter focusing on the development community in Asia-Pacific, including major players such as the Asian Development Bank and the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank. He previously covered Philippine and international business and economic news, sports and politics.

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