A majority of women and indigenous peoples, and most Dalit women and men, face serious discrimination in key areas. These areas include not being empowered to protect and exercise citizenship rights and land tenure rights; restricted rights over mobility; and inadequate participation in decision making
Gender equity and social inclusion is a cross-cutting issue. Youth Advocacy Nepal has focused its programs and activities in social inclusion and gender equity, and committed to assessing and addressing inequities based on gender and ethnicity in
the thematic components as well as through the governance and other relevent works.