- Promotional Event of Ktm Walks was Held at Kilagha
Along with the Kathmandu trinale art festival, promotional activities of ktm walks was held on Itumbahal of Killagal on Friday, 24th march, 2017 by the Ktm walks team. “KTM Walks” is a campaign to reclaim the streets occupied by vehicles and promote walking and cycling. The goal is to build more livable and humane city. The objective of the campaign is to restrict vehicles to enter the certain stretch, and the space is exclusively provided for the people so that they can enjoy the freedom of movement
- Media Workshop on “Initiatives on Air Pollution Control” Held
Air pollution is yet to be prioritized as major public health issues and act accordingly. Realizing the media’s important role in raising public awareness Clean Energy Nepal, Clean Air Network Nepal in support with Nepal Forum for Environmental Journalists (NEFEJ) organized a Media workshop on “Initiative on Air Pollution Control” to around 25 media person on 22 March 2017. The training workshop was conducted for journalists to increase their understanding of the issues and complexities surrounding air pollution, its sources and impacts, mitigations and data on air quality to convey to the public.
- Community Awareness on Air Pollution Organized
With an objective to aware the community about air pollution, Drama entitled “Causes of Air Pollution and its Solution” was demonstrated at Mangalbazar, Lalitpur on Friday, 3rd March, 2017.Messages like Clean air right comes along with the responsibility for maintaining clean air from individual level was delivered by the drama.
- Discussion Program on Should the Policy for Electric Vehicle and Petrol/Diesel Vehicle be the Same?
Putting mobility, accessibility and environment friendly and sustainability at the center an inclusive urban transport policy should be devised. Strategies, regulations and standards needs to be formulated to regulate, manage and promote public transportation. The government has decided to ban vehicles more than 20 years old from plying in Kathmandu Valley. In this context Clean Energy Nepal (CEN) conducted a dialogue amongst stakeholders to have a discussion on should the policy for electric vehicle and diesel/petrol vehicle be the same on 28 February 2017 at SAP Falcha, Babarmahal.