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गोरखामा साझा सभा सम्पन्न

पारस्परिक जवाफदेहिता : स्थानिय अभियान कार्यक्रम अन्तरगत जिल्लाका सरोकारवालाहरुको सहभागितामा साझा सभा सम्पन्न भएको छ । सोच नेपालको समन्वय÷ब्यवस्थापन एवं सहजिकरणमा भएको कार्यक्रममा नागरिक साझा सवाल गोरखाको आयोजना रहेको थियो । कार्यक्रममागोरखा जिल्लाका सरोकारवालाहरुले बिकास निर्माणलाई प्रभावकारी बनाउने प्रतिवद्धता व्यक्त गरेका छन् । ‘गोरखाको बिकासमा विशेष महत्व राख्ने योजनाहरुको अबस्था र चुनौती’ विषयक, साझा सभा कार्याक्रममा सहभागी जनप्रतिनिधि एवं अन्य सरोकारवालाहरुले उक्त प्रतिवद्धता सहितको ११ बुँदे घोषणापत्र पनि जारी गरेका छन् । संघिय, प्रदेश र स्थानीय तहका प्रमुखहरु, नागरिक समाजका सम्बन्धित संघसस्थाहरुको हस्ताक्षर गरेको उक्त घोषणापत्रमा विकास आयोजनामा [...]

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CA initiation for clean Gorkha

CA of Gorkha Municipality -8 frequently raised the issue of ineffective waste management system with ward chair.  In the initiation of SOCH Nepal, the cleaning campaign was already started in ward -8 after providing Waste management training on August 18, 2018.  The Namuna Pratikshalaya Tole Bikash Samiti already started to clean in every month. After the waste management training, local people started to separate degradable and non-degradable waste. They also request to provide 50% subsidy to establish compost bin in every house. Local government accepted their request [...]

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क्षमता विकासका लागि नागरिक संस्था उत्सुक

काठमाडाै, माघ ७काठमाण्डौंलाई केन्द्र बनाएर देशका बिभिन्न जिल्लामा कृयाशिल १२ संस्थाको संस्थागत क्षमता विश्लेषणसम्बन्धी अभिमुखिकरण कार्यक्रम सम्पन्न भएको छ । एफएचआई ३६० को आर्थिक सहयोग तथा सोच नेपालको आयोजनामा अभिमुखिकरण कार्यक्रम सम्पन्न भएको हो । कार्यक्रमको सहजिकरण सहभागिता मुलक कार्य समुह (नेपान) ले गरेको थियो । पारस्पारिक जवाफदेहिता परियोजना अन्तर्गत सो संस्थाहरुलाई गरिएको अभिमुखिकरण कार्यक्रममा सोच नेपालका कार्यक्रम सल्लाहकार उत्तम निरौलाले संस्थागत क्षमता बलियो भए मात्र संस्थाले तय गरेको उद्देश्य प्राप्तीमा अगाडि वढ्न सक्ने बताए । यसका लागि संस्थागत क्षमता बिश्लेषण [...]

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PETS on scholarship distribution

SOCH Nepal conducted PETs in local schools of Okhaldhunga and Kathmandu. It was  conducted in collaboration with Education Unit of of Kageshori Manohara Muncipality and District Education Office of Okhaldhunga. SOCH Nepal reviewed the following policy document to understand the policy provision of scholarship. ·      Education Act 2028 9th amendment ·      Education Regulation 2059 ·      School Scholarship Management Directive 2074 ·      Poor Targeted scholarship implementing Guidebook 2074 ·      Program Implementation Book 2074-075 public by Education Department SOCH Nepal collected the documents of total budget allocated for the scholarship, scholarship receipts, meeting minutes [...]

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Sajha Sabha in Kathmandu

SOCH Nepal convened a Sajha Sabha on September 23, 2018 in coordination with Kageshwori Manohara Municipality, Kathmandu. Provincial Parliamentarian Mr. Maniram Phuyal chaired the Sajha Sabha. Former member of Constitutional Assembly Mr. Depak Kuinkel, USAID governance advisor Mr. Krishna Pathak and  invited as guest of the event. The total of 69 participants (19 female) including  the Mayor, deputy Mayor, ward chiefs, Municipality bureaucrats, the media representatives, Common Assembly members, LDAG members as well as representatives from the HEAD network participated in [...]

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SA Tool orientation to Local reps.

Okhaldhunga: SOCH Nepal organized Social Accountability tools orientation on Molung Gaunpalika of Okhaldhunga on September 13, 2018. The orientation was chaired by chair of Molung Gaunpalika Mr. Maniram Rai. On the orientation the Administrative Officer Krishna Hari Poudel, ward chairs, the Principals of Secondary schools, teachers and chair of Management Committee of Secondary School participated. On the orientation, the facilitator facilitated Public Hearing, Social Audit, Public Audit, PETs, and Rights to information. Importance of applying Social Accountability Tools and policies and procedures were [...]

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SA tools orientation to people representatives

SOCH Nepal and Gorkha Municipality jointly organized two-day long orientation program on Social Accountability (SA) tools in Gorkha district on 2-3 September 2018. The orientation was targeted to all representatives of the Gorkha Municipality, civil society and team of District Coordination Committee of Gorkha. A total of 36 participants including Mayor and Deputy Mayor, Ward chairs and members, representatives of PPWG and CA, chair of Health Shakha of Shahid Lakhan Gaunpalika also participated in the orientation program. The orientation was concentrated [...]

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Orientation to Peoples’ representatives

SOCH Nepal facilitated an orientation program to the elected members of entire Okhaldhunga district on May 4-5, 2018. SOCH Nepal together with District Coordination Committee(DCC) of Okhaldhunga  organized one and half day orientation among 1  Federal member of parliament, 2 provincial parliamentarians, 7 Palika’s chairs, 8 Palika’s vice-chairs, 63 ward chiefs, media persons, NGOs and local people. Bureaucrats, leaders of local political parties, media persons and other CSO members also joined the program. The secretary of Ministry of Federal Affairs and Local Development [...]

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orientation on Local Level Planning and Budgeting

On February 16, 2018, SOCH Nepal organized an orientation program inviting 86 participants including Mayor, ward chiefs, ward members, and members of the Coalition (known as Sushan ko lagi Nagarik Samaj) of CA: MAP. on local level planning and Budgeting at Kageshwari Manohara Municipality in Kathmandu in collaboration with Kageshwari Manohara Municipality. The Mayor was the chief guest of the program. The Mayor highlighted on the importance of organizing the event before the planning and budgeting of the Municipality. [...]

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Memorandum to the CDO of Gorkha concerning reconstruction

Gorkha, Magh 21, Sthaneswor Duwadi, Advocate and the Coordinator of Public Private Working group (PPWG) submitted a memorandum to Jitendra Basnet, the Chief District Officer (CDO) of Gorkha, highlighting the concern over the delaying in aftermath reconstruction work, missing name on the beneficiaries' list, encroachment of agriculture market area and poor management of transportation of reconstruction materials. After the submission of the memorandum, Jitendera Basnet made his commitment to address the public concern as soon as possible. Most of the [...]

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