Wrapping up youth in COVID response project Tulsipur

- Nikesh Balami | Sun Sep 05 2021

As the second wave of COVID-19 pandemic hit Nepal, the number of confirmed cases rose exponentially. The transmission of the virus was faster as compared to the first wave which resulted in a shortage of essentials like Oxygen cylinders, ICU, ventilators, ambulances, and more. These shortages, limited infrastructure, and a lack of a standard technical Learn more

How the charts tell us about COVID situation in Nepal: A brief data analysis from WHO Nepal’s weekly report

- Open Knowledge Nepal | Mon Jun 21 2021

Lives are being disrupted almost everywhere on this planet by the COVID, and we are witnessing it everyday –  since 2020. As of June 20, 2021, nearly four million have died of Coronavirus and 170 million others have been infected worldwide. Nepal, the world’s poorest nation with a population of nearly 30 million saw its Learn more

Shutting down real time data dashboard – Open Data Nepal portal

- Open Knowledge Nepal | Mon Jun 07 2021

In August 2019, seeing the growth in demand and use of real-time (which is presented as it is acquired and difficult to handle) and fresh (which is consistently accessible, up-to-date and immediately usable) data, we launched the real-time data dashboard for air pollution, river watch & fruits and vegetables price at integrated the dashboard into Learn more

Open Data Day 2021: Datathon in Tulsipur

- Nikesh Balami | Fri Mar 19 2021

On the occasion of the International Open Data Day (March 6, 2021), Open Knowledge Nepal organized a day-long ‘Datathon’ in Tulsipur Dang, where in-total 30 participants joined the event to learn about open data, its importance, and applications. The event was organized at Munal Pahuna Ghar, Tulsipur, Dang in partnership with the Tulsipur Sub-Metropolitan City Learn more

Application for Data Fellowship is now open!

- Open Knowledge Nepal | Sun Feb 14 2021

We are pleased to announce that applications are open for Data Fellowship. The objective of this fellowship organized by Code for Nepal and Open Knowledge Nepal is to help Nepalis, inside and outside of Nepal, especially those who are impacted by COVID-19, build their data skills. Youths and professionals, especially from Provinces 2 and 6 are highly encouraged to Learn more