members working in this country
- Most covered free expression issues in this country
Freedom Forum recorded a total of 66 press freedom violations during this passing year 2017, which is a sharp rise compared to the previous year, 2016. Only 25 incidents were recorded in 2016.
A report on gender content monitoring found only 6% of bylines were women.
According to Freedom Forum, anti-press incidents have declined in Nepal since April 2017 but the policy environment is still regressive.