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From Exploration to Testing: The Feasibility of Non-Recyclable Plastic Waste to End-Uses

In order to deep-dive into our frontier challenges, we have conducted series of collective intelligence sessions, mapped solutions and tested few viable solutions through experimentations. As Acc Lab…  


Aspirations and Inspirations for Sustainable Development: Acc Lab Nepal in the 2nd year!

In order to deep-dive into our frontier challenges, we have conducted series of collective intelligence sessions, mapped solutions and tested few viable solutions through experimentations. As Acc Lab…  


Behavioral Insights on the Need of Breathing Spaces in Concrete Jungles

The pocket park was completed in the first quarter of 2020 and since then, despite its small size, has managed to become an important part of the city’s landscape as it provides a much-needed…  


#Data4Development

UNDP’s SURGE Data Hub and UNDP Nepal’s Accelerator Lab jointly conducted the Digital Socio-Economic Impact Assessment (SEIA) in the Gandaki Province.  


Experimenting for accelerated learnings on inclusive innovation

With an ambition to ‘fail fast, learn quick’ and putting ‘nothing about us without us’ as the core of the business, Accelerator Lab in Nepal is diligently working with UNDP Nepal’s Disability…  


Just Another Blog on Innovation…

The power of innovation is determined by the perseverance of the innovator  


Diving Deeper to Understand the Driving Forces for Plastic Waste Management

It is easy to generate waste but very difficult to manage it, and challenging to convince people on opting for alternative solutions. Hence, Accelerator Lab in Nepal has been exploring various…  


‘When City Mayors met Digital Ecosystem Players’

Every crisis is an opportunity, the COVID-19 pandemic also provided an opportunity to the governments, development agencies and innovation and digi-tech ecosystem players to make the best out of this…  


Plastic Waste Management: Why Collaborative Efforts are Necessary?

In order to check the pulse and interest of the local governments (urban municipalities) on plastic waste management, UNDP's Accelerator Lab in Nepal conducting a research to map and visualize the…  


The top 3 lessons we’ve learnt so far…

Unplanned urbanization and youth unemployment require systemic changes where both direct and indirect stakeholders need to take accountability  

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