Tag Archives: Civic Leadership

#GivingTuesday and “Being the Change We Want To See” in Nepal

Fourteen year-old Subash Chaulagain from Shree Bal Byabasahi Secondary School in Kathmandu, Nepal was hesitant when ‘Civic Schools’, a Sambhawana and Accountability Lab initiative, was introduced to his school. He expected it would be just another program with long lectures and memorization of information. However, as he became immersed in leadership building exercises, role play, field trips to government […]

Young people’s quest to learn democratic process continues

With an understanding that a politically active civil society is critical to the sustainability of any democracy and an  informed and active citizens is the driving force behind a genuine and competitive political process, Sambhawana organized third batch of three day workshop called Democratic Challenges:Solving by youth participation from 5-7 September 2014 inviting young people from […]

International training on Green Youth Citizens

Green Youth Citizens, a transnational network between Europe and Asia organized a week long environment protection advocacy training for youth from partner organizations. 24 youths from six countries namely Turkey, Nepal, India, Romania, Spain and Bangladesh attended the workshop. The first three days focused on introduction and getting to know each other, leadership and conceptual […]

Applications invited for 3rd batch of Democratic challenges:solving by youth participation

After successful completion of two batches of Democratic Challenges:solving by youth participation, Sambhawana is inviting applications for third batch. Program Overview:   To underline the importance of a strong civil society, a three day intensive residential program will focus on the current democracy and governance issues, challenges and opportunities, affecting the country’s development progress. The program […]

Young people coming together for DEMOCRACY!

With an understanding that a politically active civil society is critical to the sustainability of any democracy and an  informed and active citizens is the driving force behind a genuine and competitive political process, Sambhawana organized three day workshop inviting young people from different background. The first batch was organized from 28-30 May and second on […]

Call for application(2nd Batch)-Democratic Challenges:Solving by youth participation

Background:A politically active civil society is critical to the sustainability of any democracy. An informed and active citizenry is the driving force behind a genuine and competitive political process. Because democratic transitions are rooted in people and movements, sustainable democracy programs cannot be delivered in a top-down, one-off, and short-term manner. This three day program […]

Call for applications-Democratic Challenges: Solving by Youth Participation

Background:A politically active civil society is critical to the sustainability of any democracy. An informed and active citizenry is the driving force behind a genuine and competitive political process. Because democratic transitions are rooted in people and movements, sustainable democracy programs cannot be delivered in a top-down, one-off, and short-term manner. This three day program […]

Partnering for Stronger Communities !

Last month, Mr. Stefan Voinea , Director of Gazeta de Sud, Romania visited Nepal under the Partnering for Stronger Communities Grants Program for Community Solutions Program Alumni. Mr. Voinea and our director Ms. Anita Thapa are Community Solutions Programs Alumni, a program of the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the U.S. Department of State, and implemented […]