Category: Open Data

JUN 17

How Open Map Data is Helping Save Lives in Nepal

Reblogged form School Of Data Blog, Licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike v3.0 My name is Nirab Pudasaini, and I am a new School of Data fellow from Nepal. Just 5 days after the beginning of my fellowship, a devastating earthquake of magnitude 7.9 hit my country. It was on April 25th. As of May 30

Nikesh Balami
DEC 21

२०१४ खुला डेटा सूचकांकले प्रमुख डेटा खोल्न सरकारले ढिलो प्रगति गरेको देखाउँछ

खुल्ला ज्ञानले विश्वव्यापी खुला डेटाको स्थिति मुल्याङ्कन गर्दै २०१४ खुला डेटा सूचकांक प्रकाशित गरेको छ खुल्ला ज्ञानले २०१४ खुला डेटा सूचकांक प्रकाशित गरेको छ जसले केहि प्रगति भएको देखाएता पनि अझै अधिकांश सरकारहरुले आफ्ना नागरिक र व्यवसायहरुलाई सुलभ रूपमा प्रमुख जानकारीहरु उपलब्ध गराइरहेका छैनन् भन्ने दर्शाउँछ। मैक्किंजे तथा अन्यले खुल्ला डेटाको सम्भावित लाभ १ खरब

Nikesh Balami
MAR 10

Openspendingnepal.org Beta Version Released

One the date of 22nd February 2014 during the celebration of Open Data Day 2014 kathmandu, Open Knowledge Foundation Network Nepal officially released the Beta version of Opespendingnepal.org Link : http://openspendingnepal.org   So, What is Openspendingnepal.org? Openspendingnepal is the group of volunteers who track down Nepal government Budgets, Spending, Balance Sheets, Procurement etc which will

Nikesh Balami
DEC 11

2070 Nepal Election Seat Distribution.

Election is one of the most important part for all the citizen to develop the country. In Nepal, after dissolve of first Constitution essambley, second election was held in November 19, 2013. In which 3 major parties are in head to head voting competition to get more votes & seat in New Constitution Essambley i.e.

Manish Dongol
DEC 4

Corruption Perceptions Index 2013 in South Asia

Transparency International launched Corruption Perception Index of 2013 among 177 countries. The index scale from 0 [extremely corrupted] to 100 [very clean], and interesting none of country has achieved 100% and result stated majority of countries has scored less than 50. Most of the European countries has good position and top score (91) is also

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