– Pramod Acharya: Centre for Investigative Journalism-NepalRead More
Local governments suffer from civil servants’ politics: 5,000 wards without secretariesPosted on: Wednesday, January 10th, 2018 at 8:26 am
Not even half of the ward offices of country’s metropolitan cities, sub-metropolitan cities, municipalities and rural municipalities have their chiefs. The conditions of ward offices are even worse. Among the 6,743 ward offices across the country, around 5,000 do not have their secretaries.
Birth pangs of federation: Health centres run out of drugsPosted on: Sunday, December 24th, 2017 at 6:03 am
Lack of coordination with other agencies hampers services to be delivered by constitutionally empowered local federal units. Medicine shortage faced by state-run health facilities in Kalikot, Bajura and Baitadi districts speaks volumes. -Prakash Singh, Bajura/Baitadi, Tularam Pandey, Kalikot: Centre for Investigative Journalism-NepalRead More