Tag: Open Knowledge Nepal

DEC 3

3 days of learning and networking: UN World Data Forum

In Octobers, I got an opportunity to represent Open Knowledge Nepal at the UN World Data Forum 2018 organized Federal Competitiveness and Statistics Authority of United Arab Emirates with support from the Statistics Division of the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs, under the guidance of the United Nations Statistical Commission and the High-level

Nikesh Balami
OCT 30

Sensitizing Nepal’s digital natives: Open Data Awareness Program announced

To support Nepal’s growing open data movement and increase its network of data-savvy practitioners, Open Knowledge Nepal has announced the Open Data Awareness Program, which aims to sensitize more than 300+ students and youth from seven districts. The Open Data Awareness Program aims to raise awareness about the concept and usage of open data to

Nikesh Balami
AUG 17

Open Data Handbook now available in the Nepali Language

On 7 August 2017 Open Knowledge Nepal launched the first version of Nepali Open Data Handbook – An introductory guidebook used by governments and civil society organizations around the world as an introduction and blueprint for open data projects. The book was launched by Mr. Krishna Hari Baskota, Chief Information Commissioner of National Information Commission, Dr.

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Open Knowledge Nepal — A nonprofit organization!!

  After working for almost 4 years in various Open Knowledge fields as an open, volunteer-led community, we are now proud of announcing ourselves as a registered organization, as an officially registered non-profit organization under Nepal Government, Company Act 2063. The registration number of Open Knowledge Nepal at Office of Company Registrar, Tripureshwor is 16071/073/074

Nikesh Balami
MAR 14

Half Day Seminar on Open Standards: Document Freedom Day 2015

Basic Information: Date: 25th March 2015 Venue: CLASS Nepal, Maitighar, Kathmandu, Nepal. Time: 01:00 PM – 05:00 PM *Please Bring your own Laptop* On the occasion of Document Freedom Day 2015 Open Knowledge Nepal, Free and Open Source Software (FOSS) Nepal Community and Center for Labour and Social Studies (CLASS) Nepal collaboratively are going to

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
SEP 24

Software Freedom Day 2014 celebrated in Nepal

Software Freedom Day (SFD) is a worldwide celebration of Free and Open Spirit. In Nepal, FOSS Nepal Community began celebration of SFD since 2005. In the year 2007, 2008 and 2009, for three consecutive years, FOSS Nepal’s SFD celebration was recognized as the best SFD event in the world. This year with the aim to

Nikesh Balami
JUL 22

OKFN Meeting (20th July, 2014)

Every Sunday meetup between community members of OKFN (Open Knowledge Foundation Nepal) taken place in smart samaj office at usual time. Today 20th July, 2014 it was special day because our OKFN members Prakash Neupane and Kshitiz khanal were back after attending OKF festival which was held in Germany from July 15-17. All members are

Manish Dongol
JUN 16

[15 June 2014] DataHub Traning @ Internal Data Learning Session

Internal Data Learning Session is Weekly informal event where we meet every Sunday 05:00 to 07:00 PM (Changed Day and Time) for some new Discussion, Training, Workshop etc. Every week one of the member of OKFN Nepal community share their ideas to the new Participant of Internal Data Learning Session and motivate them to get

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