The promulgation of Nepal's new Constitution will be an historic event marking the culmination of the Comprehensive Peace Agreement. The conclusion of this long process should lay the foundation for Nepal’s future political stability and economic development.
At the same time, after the unrest in several parts of the country, which has led to the loss of lives, the EU expects all parties to come together to address the outstanding concerns of the Nepalese citizens in an atmosphere of dialogue and compromise.
The EU fully supports the Government and the people of Nepal in the reconstruction of the country following the devastating earthquakes of April and May this year. This breakthrough in state-building should facilitate and speed up ongoing reconstruction efforts and long-term economic development, as well as consolidate a democratic and inclusive society