Reports

Local Government’s Budget Allocation and Implementation (Aug 2019)

This report assesses the budget allocation and implementation at the local level under a federal system. It is based on…

Formation and Functioning of Provincial Institutions (Aug 2019)

This report assesses the evolution and early functioning of provincial institutions since Nepal began its transition to federalism. It is…

The Roles of Local Governments in Disaster Management and Earthquake Reconstruction (Aug 2019)

In March 2019, Democracy Resource Center Nepal (DRCN), supported by The Asia Foundation, conducted field-level scoping research on the roles…

Functioning of Local and Provincial Governments in Nepal (Apr 2019)

Democracy Resource Center Nepal (DRCN) has released its fourth periodic report on the functioning of local and provincial governments. The…

Functioning of Local and Provincial Governments in Nepal (Jan 2019)

Democracy Resource Center Nepal has released its third periodic report on the functioning and challenges of local and provincial governments…

Final Report: Findings on Functioning of Local and Provincial Governments in Nepal (Aug 2018)

Democracy Resource Center Nepal has released its final report on the functioning and challenges of local and provincial governments in…

Preliminary Findings Report: Functioning of Local Governments in Nepal (Jul 2018)

Having observed all three levels of elections between May and December, 2017, DRCN has been conducting a nationwide observation of…

Preliminary Statement on Nepal’s House of Representatives and Provincial Assembly Elections 2017 (May 2018)

The first House of Representatives (HoR) elections under the new Constitution, along with the first ever elections for the seven…

Nepal Parliamentary, Provincial and National Assembly Elections: Final Observation Report (May 2018)

The completion of these important elections is a significant step forward in Nepal‟s political transition. DRCN commends the efforts of…