March 1, 2018

Assessing development data in Nepal

To better understand the Nepal’s national statistical system and the availability of development data in Nepal for decision-making and monitoring development progress, the D4D Program supported Bikas Udhyami to conduct a development data audit.  
February 1, 2018

Collecting and sharing open weather data

To pilot an approach aimed at improving the accuracy, usefulness, supply and use of weather data, the D4D Program supported Rooster Logic to collect and open up hyper-local weather data.
February 1, 2018

Opening Nepal’s largest earthquake dataset

To demonstrate the value of open data from official survey, improve coordination around earthquake reconstruction and enable greater use of highly detailed datasets, the D4D Program supported Kathmandu Living Labs and the National Planning Commission to open up data from the National Housing and Reconstruction Survey.
February 1, 2018

Development of a tool for analysing government data

To support the improved analysis and use of government data that is already available in Nepal, the D4D Program supported Smart Solutions to develop a free data analysis tool embedded within the Nepal-In-Data Portal.
February 1, 2018

Improving fiscal transparency through open taxation data

To help improve fiscal transparency in Nepal, the D4D Program has supported LSP Associates to develop an Open Taxation Data Portal that collates and disseminates data on government tax revenues.
February 1, 2018

Understanding aid data user needs

To inform government and donor initiatives aimed at sharing open data on aid financing, the D4D Program conducted research into the aid data user needs of development actors.
February 1, 2018

Using data to project population numbers for Nepal’s health services

To help improve the accuracy of government health targets, the D4D Program is funding Digital Data Systems for Development to develop a tool for calculating and disseminating population statistics.  
February 1, 2018

Improving the availability of disability data

To improve the availability and facilitate the use of disability data and research in Nepal, the D4D Program funded the National Federation of the Disabled - Nepal to develop a Disability Open Data and Information Portal.
December 22, 2017

Mapping Nilkantha with Open Street Maps

To grow the availability of open mapping data and support evidence informed planning by local government actors, the D4D Program supported Kathmandu Living Labs to implement an OpenStreetMap project in Nilkantha municipality.
December 17, 2017

Busting development myths with Nepali data

To help dispel development myths in Nepal and encourage more widespread interest in data as evidence for development, the D4D Program supported Bikas Udhyami to develop and launch a series of short videos.