Number of single women increases in Nepal

November 25, 2023 21:00 pm

KATHMANDU, Nov 25: The number of single women in Nepal has increased of late, according to the latest report. In 2011, single women accounted for 1.5 percent of the total population in Nepal, but by 2021, this percentage has reached 7.3 percent.

Expertise Cycle

July 26, 2023 08:30 am

To truly improve teaching, it is time to take the expert out of training, center professional development back in the classroom, and unleash the power of the practitioner-as-expert–letting such a cycle of expertise replace traditional teacher training.

KATHMANDU, Feb 27: A four-day ‘CP3P (Certified Public-private Partnerships Professional): The APMG PPP Certification Program’ kicked off in Kathmandu on Monday.

KATHMANDU, Sept 16: The government has made training mandatory for the Nepali workers going to European countries as domestic help.

KATHMANDU, August 16: The 39th edition of the month-long joint military training called Ex-Balance Nail between the Nepali Army and the US Army personnel is starting from today.

KATHMANDU, August 5: Thulo.Com has conducted training on Digital Literacy and Ecommerce for micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) on 29 July and 2 August.

KATHMANDU, June 4: Free training has been provided through the Council of Technical Education and Vocational Training (CTEVT) to youths who have served as temporary police recruits in the local level election 2022.

KATHMANDU, April 11: The training for temporary police has started at Khumaltar, Lalitpur ground for the upcoming local-level election.

KATHMANDU, April 4: United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP) in partnership with South Asian Women Development Forum (SAWDF) organized a training of women entrepreneurs on expanding business through e-commerce and digital marketing" in Kathmandu.

KATHMANDU, Sept 13: Daayitwa, a non-profit organization organized training on economic governance and leadership development for Mayors, Deputy Mayors, Chairperson, Vice-Chairperson and Senior Officials of 11 municipalities across five provinces. The one-day virtual training program was a part of the Daayitwa Nepal Public Administration Fellowship 2021.

KATHMANDU, July 1: Fusemachines Inc., one of the leading artificial intelligence (AI) service providers in Nepal, on Thursday launched AI2Go Workshop, an AI training program, targeting to develop proficient manpower of the segment in various professions.

KATHMANDU, June 1: A two-day orientation on COVID-19 for the frontline workers – including health sector, security, immigration and others - has started at Pashupatinagar of Ilam district in Province 1 on Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, Nov 6: The training sessions for the Nepali national cricket team that have been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic are scheduled to resume after eight months.

BARCELONA, May 5:  Barcelona’s players will return to their training ground on Wednesday for the first time since early March to undergo testing for the coronavirus as La Liga clubs begin the path back to activity ahead of a planned return to action in June.

KATHMANDU, Sept 6: French Embassy in Nepal organized a four-day training program for officers of the Nepal Police at the National Police Academy, Maharajgunj in Kathmandu.

KATHMANDU, Aug 27: Deputy Speaker Shivamaya Tumbahamphe has urged the female lawmakers to play an active role in the House of Representatives for women empowerment on Tuesday.

Keira Knightley’s edginess while playing a real-life Iraq War whistle-blower in the political thriller “Official Secrets” wasn’t all an act.

STEM training at Kanjirowa

August 20, 2019 07:35 am

KATHMANDU, Aug 20: A two-day training on Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) for the teachers from various schools in Kathmandu, Lalitpur, Bhaktapur and Kavre districts was organized at Kanjirowa National Secondary School that concluded on Saturday.

KATHMANDU, Aug 19: A customized six-day training course on ‘Anti-Money Laundering and Countering Financing of Terrorism' for Nepali officers has commenced from Monday at the National Academy of Customs, Indirect Taxes and Narcotics (NACIN), Faridabad, India.

MAKWANPUR, Aug 16: Office of the Communication Registrar in Hetauda on Thursday conducted a training program for Makwanpur-based journalists to teach them about press-pass through a web application software.

POKHARA Aug 12: Women of Pokhara are receiving a three-day training to make sanitary pads. The training which started on Saturday is being jointly organized by Pokhara Chambers of Commerce and Industry and Pakheta Nepal, in association with BaBa Foundation and Expose Nepal.

Kathmandu, July 21: The Nepali Congress (NC) is to conduct training for the party general convention representatives from all seven states.

KATHMANDU, June 7: The US Embassy in Kathmandu, in coordination with the Ministry of Federal Affairs and General Administration, launched training for local government officials in Kathmandu on Thursday, focusing on imparting knowledge on budget planning, conflict resolution, and community engagements, conducting effective meetings and building an effective judicial system.

DOLPA, May 9: The elected representatives of Dolpa have undergone training for the conservation of the endangered red panda.

Women trained to make sanitary pads

April 26, 2019 02:30 am

BAJURA, April 26: Only women know how difficult periods become due to the added burden from society. Still, a large number of girls and women in our country are banished from their homes during menstruation.

KATHMANDU, March 12: ​Indian government is providing customized five-day training on 'Investigation and Control of Revenue Leakage' for 25 Officers of the Department of Revenue Investigation (DRI) of Nepal from Monday.

The 22 officials from the Ministry of Finance of Nepal attended a training course on ‘Global Perspectives on Public Financial Management’ at the Institute of Government Accounts and Finance (INGAF) in New Delhi on Monday.

KATHMANDU, March 3: A training workshop on public speaking and emcee training was organized for 18 days with the participation of 64 undergraduate students of DAV college under the supervision of former Miss Nepal Malvika Subba.

MUSTANG, Feb 23: With the objective of attracting adventure sports lovers from around the world, Himalyan Ski Trek is starting skiing training course on the slopes of the Himalayas in Mustang district from Saturday.

KATHMANDU, Feb 22: As part of India-Nepal new partnership in agriculture, the second group of 20 Nepali farmers and agriculture experts are currently undergoing a month long training at the National Centre of Organic Farming (NCOF) Ghaziabad in India from February 1 to March 2.

RUPANDEHI, Jan 24: As part of the 'one home, one employment' campaign, Butwal Sub-metropolitan city has provided skill-generating training to 500 youths.

KATHMANDU, Jan 14: Indian Embassy in Kathmandu has announced a special tailor-made training course on ‘Global Perspectives on Public Financial Management’ for 62 officials of the Ministry of Finance (MOF) of the Government of Nepal under Indian Technical and Economic Cooperation (ITEC) program of the Government of India.

KATHMANDU, Oct 13: President of Federation of Contractor's Association Nepal (FCAN), Rabi Singh, said that they will soon run a training center to train contractors for their capacity building, in association with the Council for Technical Education and Vocational Training (CTEVT).

KATHMANDU, Oct 3: Amid criticism from various quarters that donors were pouring money into 'unproductive' activities like advocacy, training and exposure visits, the government is currently negotiating a deal with 14 various donor agencies for Rs 23 billion in grants for the capacity development of civil servants at the local level, it is learnt.

KATHMANDU, Sept 30: With the increasing number of rape cases in society and extensive reporting on the crime, rape has become a buzzword in media outlets such as television channels, newspapers and social media.

India-trained dentists also highest among failures

KATHMANDU, Aug. 23: In a bid to increase the production and productivity of maize in the country, a training program on Hybrid Maize Comprehensive Technologies was organized to the experts, scientists, representatives of the seeds companies and stakeholders.