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Open Standard Workshop on Document Freedom Day in Nepal

First I like to recall my last year, where I heard the Document Freedom Day for first time. I thought, this is something that I as the techie can collaborate for change with others. That’s why last year We(OKF Nepal) co-organize with Central Department of Library Science with support of FOSS Nepal Community. I can’t […]

Press Release : Document Freedom Day inspiring government for open standard

Together with the different open communities of Nepal, Kathmandu University Open Source Community and FOSS Nepal Community stand in the field to joins open standards supporters around the world in celebrating Document Freedom Day. In Nepal the event is marked as “One day Workshop on Open Standards” on 3rd April 2014 in IT Park, Dhulikhel […]

Open Data Day 2014 in Nepal

On this year, Open Data Day is happening on 22nd February and there are lot of activities being organized by lot of open communities around the world to have gathering, catchup, entertaining and make some application with open data! Open Data Day is a gathering of citizens in cities around the world to write applications, […]

Education Freedom Day celebrated in Nepal.

With the vision to empower all people to freely connect, create and share in a digital world that is participatory, transparent, and sustainable, for the first time Education Freedom Day has celebrated on 18th Jan 2014. It was decided in 2013 to celebrate this day from the same organizations, who has been celebrating Software Freedom […]

Education Freedom Day 2014 in Nepal

Education Freedom Day is a worldwide celebration of Free Software used in Education and Free Educational Resources. Launched in 2013 with its first celebration in 2014 by the same organization behind Software Freedom Day. It aims at educating the worldwide public and educators about the benefits of making and sharing free knowledge and the tools […]

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 […]

Announcing Open Election Data Week

In Nepal, CA election result is coming on. very unexpected result has seen, Everyone is observing the things happening here. People are starting to predict the outcomes of new constitution While the time, we have decided to organize full week election data activities, where we can present the result in more better way, so more […]

Mini Spending Party in Kathmandu : Nepal Budget 2013/14

28th September, 2013 Open Knowledge Foundation Nepal has organized Mini Spending Data Party in Kathmandu. To join the Global movement for Budget Transparency. As the day has lot of events happening in town, Spending Party was call on 5 PM. Around 14 data enthusiastic gathered in venue. The idea for working on Budget Data of […]

[DM1]Data Meetup at Islington College

Data Meetup at Islington College When: 9th September 2013 Location : Islington College What is happening? This is the first meetup for us and we are targeting to do Data Introductory Session which include general concept on data, The major objective of this meetup is getting more people interested to work on data rather than […]

Announcement for Open Knowledge Foundation Nepal Meetup2

Open Knowledge Foundation Nepal meetup is an interaction event, where we gather an share/learn on certain topic. So that we can flourished the open data environment. This is the kind of networking program where people from different place gather and know each other. For this time, we choose the topic “Right to Information” Objective: What […]