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Training Workshop on Solid Waste Management and Municipal Law Formulation Process

With the objective to sensitize and capacitate the Municipal Planners and policy makers to towards environmental issues, “Two Days Training Workshop on Solid Waste Management and Municipal Law Formulation Process” was held in Thakurdwara, Bardiya. The high level training workshop was jointly chaired by Mayor of Nepalgunj Sub-Metropolitan City Dr. Dhawal Samsher Rana and Mayor of Birendranagar Municipality; Mr. Dev Kumar Subedi. Other distinguished guests including Deputy Mayor of Birendranagar Municipality, Executive Officers of both the municipalities, Division Heads, Ward Presidents and Engineers were also present in the program.

Final Result of CEN Dissertation Support Program

Clean Energy Nepal (CEN) is pleased to announce the final list of selected candidate under CEN Dissertation Support Program. CEN had announced this grant with an objective to support and mobilize the master’s students doing their degree in different discipline under different universities of Nepal in climate change research using scientific approaches.

Campaign to Reduce PM 2.5 Emission from Motorbikes

With an objective to aware the motorbike riders/commuters about the importance of regular servicing of motorbikes to reduce the PM2.5 emission throughout Kathmandu Valley, Clean Energy Nepal (CEN)/ Clean Air Network Nepal (CANN) together with International Center for International Mountain Development (ICIMOD) is going to conduct a week long campaign “A Campaign for reducing PM2.5 emission from motorbike” with the support from traffic police starting from 13 November 2017.

Call for Clean Air Ambassadors

CEN/CANN in collaboration with ICIMOD is going to conduct “A Campaign for reducing the PM2.5 emission from the Motorbikes”. The purpose of the Campaign is ‘to aware the motorbike riders/commuters about the fact that regular servicing of motorbikes improves fuel economy, increase motorbike mileage and helps to reduce air pollution.’ For this campaign, we are looking for 30 energetic Clean Air Ambassadors of different academic background.

Call for Masters' Thesis Proposal: CEN Dissertation Support Program

Clean Energy Nepal (CEN) is pleased to announce the application call for the interested candidates who are pursuing their Masters degree. In order to foster the knowledge generation on Climate Change issues CEN invites research proposals

6th Kathmandu Sustainable Urban Mobility Forum: Need of Vehicle Fuel Policy

Kathmandu Sustainable Urban Mobility Forum is an annual flagship event of Clean Energy Nepal. This event basically focuses to bring the stakeholders together to initiate policy dialogue and collaboration on sustainable urban mobility and better air quality in the valley. Continuing the momentum, the “6th Kathmandu Sustainable Urban Mobility Forum” was held on 15th August 2017 focused on need of vehicle fuel policy for Nepal.

Green Discussion on “Emission Reduction Program Document (ER-PD)”

The Government of Nepal (GoN) Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD) Implementation Centre formally launched the Emission Reduction Program Document (ER-PD) on the 14 August 2016 in Kathmandu. The ER-PD envisages managing national forests with appropriate safeguards and a benefit sharing mechanism that will bring economic benefits to local forest management groups. It is expected that the Government of Nepal will enter into Emission Reduction Purchasing Agreement with Forest Carbon Partnership Facility (FCPF) by 2017.

Eco - Fair 2017: Connecting People to Nature

On the occasion of World Environment Day, 2017: Connecting People to Nature Clean Energy Nepal organized an Eco – Fair on 4th June, 2017 at the CEN office premises, Satdobato, Lalitpur. The main objective of the Eco-Fair was to aware, educate and provide smart solutions on environmental issues to school children, community people and individuals.

I Care for Clean Air Award Ceremony

I Care for Clean Air Campaign was initiated from September 2016. The major achievements of the campaign were mass awareness to community and susceptible groups, awareness and sensitization to about 800 school students from 10 schools. “I Care for Clean Air” award ceremony was held to appreciate all the youths, academic institution, media and students engaged in the campaign.

Green Discussion on “Forest Management Issues in Federal System”

As guided by constitution of Nepal 2015, Nepal has already proceeded for the new federal structure, this structure consist of the Federation, the State and the Local level. In line with new federal structure, the Council of Ministers has recently passed the detail work plan for forest management. Considering the allocation of the responsibility to the local people, the management of the forest covering larger area will certainly brings complexity, also there will be the verse of the threat towards the gist of the community forest itself.