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श्रोता समुहको पहलमा लक्षित बर्गको बजेट बाट दलित वस्तीमा खानेपानी पाइपलाइन विस्तार

टोखा नगरपालिका वडा नं.१ झोरको भिरालो पाखोमा रहेको दलित वस्तीमा खानेपानी ट्यांकी छ तर पानी छैन । २०७२ सालको भुकम्प भन्दा अघि सो ट्यांकीमा पानी आउथ्यो स्थानियहरु सोहि पानी प्रयोग गर्थे । भुकम्प पश्चात बलियो आर्थिक अवस्था भएका मानिस बसाई सरेर तल बाटो आसपास गए । कमजोर आर्थिक अवस्था भएकाहरु त्यहि दुखःसुख बसे । खानेपानी ट्यांकीमा पानी आउने पाइप निकालेर अन्यत्रै लगेर प्रयोग गरीयो । त्यस यता सो ठाउका मानिस खानेपानीको लागि बस्ती भन्दा टाढा खुला स्थानमा रहेको कुवाको [...]

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सारङ्गी रेट्नेहरुको प्रतियोगितामा अमृत गन्धर्व पहिलो

काठमाडौं, भदौ २६÷सारङ्गी रेटेर जीविकोपार्जन गर्ने गन्दर्भ “गाईने” हरुबिच भएको संगित प्रतियोगितामा तनहुका अमृत गन्धर्व पहिलो भएका छन् । मानववादी समाज (सोच) नेपालको आयोजना, पर्यटन, संस्कृती तथा नागरिक उड्यनन मन्त्रालय र नेपाल पर्यटन बोर्डको सहयोगमा शनिबार काठमाडौंमा भएको संगित प्रतियोगितामा तनहुकै रामकृष्ण गन्धर्व दोस्रो र समशेर गन्दर्भ तेस्रो भएका छन् । त्यस्तै प्रतियोगिताको सान्त्वना पुरस्कार गोरखाका अमृत गान्धारीले जिते । सोच नेपालका सदस्य बिमला खड्काले दलित समुदायभित्र पनि लोपोन्मूख तथा अल्पसंख्यक अवस्थामा रहेका गन्धर्वहरुको सांगीतिक संस्कृतिको संरक्षण गर्न [...]

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ओखलढुंगामा जनप्रतिनिधीकाे: यस्तो छ पाँच वर्षे विकास लक्ष्य

ओखलढुंगा । ओखलढुंगाका निर्वाचित जनप्रतिनिधीहरुको दुई दिने अभिमुखीकरण÷साझासभा कार्यक्रम सम्पन्न भएको छ । अभिमुखिकरण कार्यक्रमको उद्घाटनमा प्रतिनिधी समभाका सदस्य यज्ञराज सुनुवार, प्रदेश सभा सांसदद्वय मोहन कुमार खड्का ‘हिमशिखर’ र अम्बिरबाबु गुरुङ, संविधानसभाका पूर्व सांसद हर्कबोल राई, राजनितीक दलका जिल्ला स्तरिय नेताहरुको पनि सहभागिता रहेको थियो ।सभाको व्यवस्थापन संघीय संसदका सदस्य यज्ञराज सुनुवारको प्रस्तावमा जिल्ला समन्वय समिति र विभिन्न दातृ संस्थाहरुको सहकार्यमा गरिएको हो । विकासको अवधारणा तथा संभावनाका बारेमा सहजीकरण गरेको संस्था सोच नेपालका उत्तम निरौलाले प्रस्तुतीकरण गरेका थिए ।कार्यक्रममा [...]

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combat Kurities in Nepal: UN

Humanists in Nepal and internationally have called on Nepal and the international community to do more to combat harmful traditional and cultural practices in Nepal. In a written statement to the UN Human Rights Council (PDF), the International Humanist and Ethical Union (IHEU) and the Society for Humanism (SOCH) Nepal have called for an end to the various traditional and cultural practices, known as ‘kuriti’, carried out in Nepal. In the country, kuriti – despite their often brutal and degrading character – are regarded by [...]

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SOCH builds CIAA mobile app.

SOCH Nepal has build the user friendly mobile application for Commission for Investigation for Abuse of Authority (CIAA). CIAA is the  only constitutional body to fight corruption throughout Nepal. Mobile App can be used utilizing SMS, USSD, Telephone and internet service alternatively. The Application can be downloaded from the android play store to submit the complaints.   The application is aimed for: a.     Make client available multiple sources of complaint mechanism (SMS, USSD, IVR, Web-based) b.     Provide instant complaint registration system in CIAA c.     Make automatic response to clients tracking [...]

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SOCH Nepal influences on quality education in kageshwori

CA meeting dated March 28, 2018, questioned the transparency of scholarship to the students to Dalit and poor children. In addition, the meeting discussed the miserable quality of the public education. Economically marginalized local are forced to send their children to private school paying high fees crossing the free public school next door due to poorquality of education in public schools. SOCH Nepal raised that issue to the Mayor of the Kageshwori Manohara. The municipality took the issue seriously and discussed with [...]

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Gorkha Sajha Sabha demands fulfilled

Most of the commitments made by the local representatives in Sajha Sabha (Public Forum) at Gorkha Municipality on March 29, 2017 have been seen fulfilled until the date. The Sajha sabha was held by SOCH Nepal in collaboration with Gorkha Municipality and Federation of Nepali Journalist (FNJ) which was chaired by the Mayor of Gorkha Municipality Mr. Rajan Raj Panta where  at least 120 people were participated. Following issues were raised by public and civil society organizations in that Sajha Sabha [...]

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LDAG makes health-Post functional

Locals from Jyamire almost stopped visiting village health-post due to losing the confidence of able to meet Health-post staff. They had to either return home bearing the disease or go to town (headquarter) spending 2 hours for the treatment. After SOCH Nepal's formation of LDAG on June 2017, the members of LDAG are able to learn about health as a fundamental right, government to be accountable to ensure the basic health facilities, right to information, participation on planning and budgeting etc. The [...]

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A Model Initiation on Waste Management

Issue of Waste Management has been mainstream issue in city area these days as waste has made negative impact on local people's health. The concern of waste management was raised in the Common Assembly meeting of Gorkha municipality-8 since most of the members were confused about what to do with the home based waste, which was lying stinky every day. Considering the concern raised by CA members, SOCH Nepal initiated a wakeup call to organize skill training on waste management. [...]

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CA returns Public Ambulance

 SOCH Nepal conducted Social Audit on April 11, 2018 to see the effectiveness of service delivery of Health post. The audit revealed the fact that the health-post in-charge had been illegally renting the ambulance for more than three years without consulting the Management Committee of health-post. With the initiation and intervention of CA and ward chair, the health-post in-charge immediately returned the ambulance to the health-post. Locals were compelled to pay high rate to private rented ambulance despite locally owing [...]

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