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TikTok and YouTube make ordinary people ‘viral’–to ridicule them, at the end of the day

Grishma Rai is a young woman, aged 20, originally from Dudhkoshi rural municipality-3 of Solukhumbu district. She migrated to Kathmandu, basically to work, around 14 months ago. Then, she started working as a caretaker at an elderly care centre in Kathmandu. While working at the centre, she came into contact with a nurse, who introduced […]

Towards digital Nepal: Enabling citizen scientists of remote districts to map their location

It is quite unusual for villagers of remote Bajura district as they see 18 people from diverse backgrounds, from youth to senior citizens, busy collecting the field data using the GPS (global positioning system) and smartphones. But recently, the locals of Budhiganga municipality of the district got trained recently to digitally map their resources, landmarks […]