Work to engage with a wide variety of organisations and individuals to scope and understand the demands for information as well as the challenges and incentives for using data.
Catalysing the open data ecosystem in Nepal through raising awareness of data, improving its availability, accessibility and use, and learning lessons from this process. Open Nepal brings together a community of data providers, data users and decision makers to collaborate for more effective open development.
Open Nepal works on both the supply and demand sides, aiming to be a platform for open development by providing improved access to information about aid, budgets
What we do
SCOPING AND AWARENESS RAISING
IMPROVING AVAILABILITY AND ACCESSIBILITY OF DATA
Through the Open Data Portal, Open Nepal is working to improve the availability and accessibility of data in Nepal.
OPEN DEVELOPMENT CASE STUDIES
Support to specific ‘open development’ initiatives and case studies to build the capacity of key stakeholders and test and develop tools and methods for supporting the use of data, the project will both initiate a series of case studies and support existing related work.
CAPACITY DEVELOPMENT APPROACH, MATERIALS AND TOOLS
Resources and events to support the use of data.
Research to establish a baseline, document impact and share the lessons learned in other areas of the project, as well as informing their development.