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Government replicates performace based grant system

April 2008; The Government of Nepal (GoN) has decided to replicate the performance based grant system in all 75 District Development Committees linking the results of the performance assessment with its own development grant. The district's performances will be evaluated annually based on Minimum Cmore

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A Nepal district puts old records to new digital uses

Tuesday, 16 October 2001: Old records used to lie in dusty corners in Kanchanpur, a district in far-west Nepal. Now they have become part of the digital revolution. Kanchanpur is one of the areas in this mountainous country most dedicated to using information technology to modernize public administrmore

Addressing the petrolemum price hike from the hot seat

June 2008; The Finance Minister Dr. Ram Sharan Mahat (Nepali Congress) and one of Nepal's leading economists and former Vice-Chairman of the National Planning Commission, Dr. Shankar Sharma were the guests for one of the latest edition of the BBC World Service Trust's discussion programme Sajha Sawamore