Open Access and Open Data gaining momentum in Nepal – Open Knowledge Nepal

lterrat's bookmarks 2017-03-14


"For the 5th time in a row, Open Knowledge Nepal team led the effort of organizing International Open Data Day in Nepal. This year it was a collaborative effort of Kathmandu Living Labs and Open Knowledge Nepal. It was also the first official out of Kathmandu Valley event of Open Knowledge Nepal. Organizations like Code for NepalGandaki College of Engineering and Science and Open Access Nepal were the partners for the event. In Nepal, the event aims to served as a platform for bringing together open knowledge enthusiasts from different backgrounds, and support a series of collaborative events for enhancing knowledge and awareness about free and open source software, open data, open content, and various open knowledge technologies. There were 4 different major activities of the event: Presentation Session, Open Street Mapathon, Open Research Data Hackathon and Treasure Hunt."


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Tags: oa.nepal oa.notes oa.okfn oa.progress oa.open_data_day oa.south

Date tagged:

03/14/2017, 19:14

Date published:

03/14/2017, 05:11