Reports

Observation of Nepal Local Level Elections, 2022

Democracy Resource Center Nepal (DRCN) observed the local-level elections held on May 13, 2022. It mobilized 70 observers in 54…

Observation of Nepal’s Local Level Election 2022 : Preliminary Findings

Democracy Resource Center Nepal has prepared this preliminary report based on the observation by 70 observers at 54 local levels…

Nepal National Population and Housing Census 2021: Enumeration Observation

This report, based on observation conducted at 21 local levels across seven provinces, examines the data collection method, process, and…

Legislative Procedures of the National Assembly

This report focuses on the role and practices of the National Assembly in lawmaking in the federal context.

A Bibliography on Nepal’s Population and Housing Census and Demography (Septemper 5, 2021)

Democracy Resource Center Nepal (DRCN) has published its first edition of the bibliography on Nepal's population and housing census and…

Nepal Population and Housing Census 2021: Preparation and Contentious Issues (July 13, 2021)

The census, taking place this year, is the first under the federal structure. It is in this context that Democracy…

Under-reporting an Endemic: Analysis of News Reports on Violence against Women in Nepal (April 11, 2021)

Using datasets of publicly-reported incidents collated by Nepal Monitor (reported by news-media, INSEC, and Nepal Police) between 2018 and 2020,…

Federalism in Nepal – A Bibliography (March 4, 2021)

Democracy Resource Center Nepal (DRCN) has published its first edition of the bibliography on federalism in Nepal. This bibliography attempts…

Budget Prioritization and Implementation by Local Governments during the COVID-19 Pandemic (January 23, 2021)

This report analyzes the challenges faced by the local governments in implementing the budget and programs for the fiscal year…