Blogs

JUN 11

Pernillan and Pudo with hackers in Nepal

Last week,  lot of events were happening on support to develop the open, transparency and accountability Nepal. World Bank had directly involved to organize Open Data Literacy Bootcamp and hackathon where the international organization, civic institution like Open Institute, Open AID Partnership, Development Gateway participated to make it better. Open Nepal has launched at the

Prakash Neupani
JUN 9

South Asia and Neighbor Regional Meeting -1

We named this meeting as -1, because it was neither any planned/formal one or it was participated by majority. The idea of regional meeting was on discussion. Date: 9th June 2013, Participants Prakash Neupane, Open Knowledge Foundation Nepal Nurunnaby Chawdhury(Hasive), Open Knowledge Foundation, Bangladesh Major Agenda of Discussion was: Introduction Status of Open Knowledge Foundation

Prakash Neupani
APR 27

Editathon in Girls in ICT Day

On the auspicious occasion of International Girls in ICT Day, Open Knowledge Foundation Nepal and Wikimedia Nepal organized wiki editathon for girls in Sumway International Business School on 25th April 2013, 25 girls were participated and did some wiki edit things. To help inspire girls to adopt technology in their career and create a global

Prakash Neupani
MAR 30

Document Freedom Day 2013 in Nepal

It was the first formal program organized by OKFN Nepal. OKFN Nepal with OSAC jointly organized the global event called Document Freedom Day in Nepal on 27th march 2013. The program was supported by FOSS Nepal and Central Department of Library and Information Science. We planned the venue for Amrit Campus, but due to some

Prakash Neupani
MAR 23

खुला ज्ञान सम्मेलनको आवहान : खुला डाटा-बिस्तृत, गहिरो र जोड

Open Knowledge Foundation (खुला ज्ञान प्रतिष्ठान), २०१३ को खुला ज्ञान सम्मेलन Open Knowledge Conference (OKCon) १७–१८ सेप्टेम्बरमा स्विट्जरल्यान्डको जेनेभामा हुनलागेको कुरा यहाँहरुलाई गर्वका साथ जानाकारी गराउन चाहन्छ | यो वर्षको Theme Open Data – Broad, Depth, Connected(खुला डाटा–बिस्तृत, गहिरो र जोड  ) | कहिले : १७–१८ सेप्टेम्बर २०१३ कहाँ : जेनेभा, स्विट्जरल्यान्ड सिआइजीसी आधिकारिक साइट:

Prakash Neupani
MAR 7

eTourism, Web and open Tourism : sharing with engineering students

I got the opportunity to present the open tourism in terms of technical aspect of ICT and Tourism in Valley wide web page competition on 3rd March 2013, organized by ANNFSU P.U. Valley Bagmati Zome Coordination Committee. I must say this was the first public presentation, after being ambassador of Open Knowledge Foundation Nepal. Day

Prakash Neupani
MAR 1

OKFN: Nepal Website

With the believe of openness, OKFN:Local Nepal website has launched today. The site will be gateway to promote open knowledge and support open movement in Nepal.  Here knowledge is represented material — whether it is content, data or information-based — which anyone is free to use, re-use and redistribute without restriction. This will be supportive for constructing better

Prakash Neupani
MAR 1

What happened in Open Data Day in Nepal

World was celebrating International Open Data Day Hackathon in more than 100 cities. In Nepal, for the first time, Young Innovations, OpenDRI/WorldBank and Mozilla together with co-organizers like Freedom Forum, NGO Federation of Nepal, aidInfo, Wikimedia Nepal, Institute of Engineering, Kathmandu University, OSAC, FOSS Nepal, NEC and other supporters celebrated Open Data Day on February 23, 2013

Prakash Neupani