Reports

Functioning of, and Participation in, Provincial Assemblies (Feb 2020)

This report assesses the functioning of the provincial assemblies, and compares the participation of assembly members on the basis of…

School Education and Local Government (Feb 2020)

This report analyses the role of local governments in school education under the federal structure. It is based on Democracy…

Budget Allocation and Implementation by Local Governments (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 functioning of provincial institutions since Nepal began its transition to federalism. It is based…

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…