Norma relacionada
Practice Relating to Rule 131. Treatment of Displaced Persons
Section D. Specific needs of displaced women, children and elderly persons
In 2007, in its National Policies on Internally Displaced Persons, Nepal stated:
1. Background
Due to natural disasters, human-made circumstances and disasters, armed conflict and situations of violence and fears having [been] created therefrom, persons and families are forcefully displaced from their homes or places of their habitual residence and thus they are time and again required to face such situations that force them to reside in other parts of the country. …
3. Definition[s]:
For the purpose of these Policies:
(a) “Internally Displaced Person” means a person who is living somewhere else in the country after having [been] forced to flee or leave their home or place of habitual residence due to armed conflict or situation of violence or gross violations of human rights or natural disasters or human-made disasters … or with an intention of avoiding the effects of such situations.
7. Strategies
In order to achieve the objectives of these policies, the following strategies will be adopted:
7.10 Specially targeted programmes will be … [implemented] to protect the rights of … [certain] displaced persons such as women, the elderly, children, orphans, disabled persons and similar types of vulnerable groups or persons with special risks.
8. Policies
In relation to internal displacement, the following policies will be adopted:
8.2. Regarding Relief
8.2.4 Taking into consideration the conditions of vulnerable displaced persons such as orphan children without guardians, pregnant women, single women and mothers with small children, the disabled and the elderly, … humanitarian assistance and treatment will be provided [to them] with priority.
8.3 Regarding Rehabilitation
8.3.1 Displaced persons or families will have the freedom of returning voluntarily to the places of their permanent … [residence] from where they were … [originally] displaced or of residing in the place of current … [residence] or … [of rehabilitation] in other places of their choice within the country. Each of the displaced persons will be provided with opportunities to return to his/her place of habitual residence, … [rehabilitation] and also … integrating with their disintegrated family.
8.3.6 While formulating the necessary [rehabilitation] programmes for … displaced persons …, their participation will be mobilized. Special priority will be given to the participation of women.
9. Programmes
For the implementation of abovementioned strategies and policies, the following programmes will be undertaken:-
9.13 Programmes specially targeted at women, the elderly, children and orphans, disabled persons and other such persons. 
Nepal, National Policies on Internally Displaced Persons, 22 February 2007, §§ 1, 3, 7, 7.10, 8, 8.2.4, 8.3.1, 8.3.6, 9, and 9.13.