Tag: Constituent Assembly

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  • Nepal at the crossroads

    Nepal at the crossroads

    The new constitution of Nepal was adopted by the second Constituent Assembly on 20 September 2015. Despite the frequent changes of government, the country is moving on implementing the new constitution – of course not accepted by many including Madhesis and Janjatis – step by step through successful elections to local level units and now …

    December 8, 2017
  • Venezuela’s Constituent Assembly assumes new powers

    Venezuela’s Constituent Assembly assumes new powers

    Venezuela’s newly-appointed National Constituent Assembly (ANC) voted unanimously to take over the powers of the opposition-controlled legislature. Friday’s vote came after the leaders of the National Assembly, the unicameral legislature, refused an invitation to attend the ANC session at the legislative palace, reports Efe news. Venezuela’s opposition does not recognize the ANC, calling it an …

    August 19, 2017