February 1, 2018

Improving the Sharing and Use of Air Pollution Data for Advocacy and Awareness

Outdoor air pollution has become a matter of grave concern in Nepal. Strong, coordinated and effective efforts are needed to tackle the growing problem of air pollution in Nepal, and open data has an important role to play in advocating for these efforts.
December 29, 2017

Private Sector and Open Street Maps

Open Street Mapping is one example of how open data can be produced and shared to support a wide range of uses. It holds huge potential to grow efficiencies within Nepal's private sector.
November 20, 2017

Supporting Nepal in the sharing and use of (open) data for development

The Data for Development in Nepal Program of The Asia Foundation and Development Initiatives (DI) – funded by UK Aid – aims to support Nepal’s stakeholders in their efforts to share and use data as evidence for development.
September 20, 2017

Strengthening a community of practice on open data

There is growing interest among many of Nepal’s open data actors to advance their collaboration as a community. Discussions have taken place to drive forwards the mutual interests of the open data community through three key areas of activity.
September 18, 2017

The value of working together as an open data community

Over the last few years there have been a growing number of new initiatives, organizations and groups who have started working to address some of these challenges and improve the sharing and use of data in Nepal.
September 1, 2017

New Open Data Innovation Fund for Nepal – apply now!

Do you have innovative ideas on how data can be opened and harnessed to solve Nepal’s development issues? Are you looking for funding to transform your ideas into reality? Then look no further!