NEFEJ demands promotion of electric vehicles in fiscal budget

NEFEJ, the Clean Energy Nepal (CEN) and the Electric Vehicles Association Nepal (EVAN) jointly organized a press conference and urged the government to incorporate the proper policies in the budget of fiscal year 2076/77 to promote electric vehicles. President of NEFEJ Kosmos Biswokarma, President of CEN Bhusan Tuladhar and Chairperson…..Read More

NEFEJ welcomes Supreme Court directive on climate change

NEFEJ has welcomed the directive from Supreme Court to formulate a proper Act to deal with climate change. In response to the petition filed by advocate Padam Bahadur Shrestha on October 31 2017, the joint bench of Chief Justice Om Prakash Mishra and Justice Tej Bahadur KC directed the government…..Read More

NEFEJ in favor of inclusive and women-friendly media

Nepal Forum of Environmental Journalists (NEFEJ) celebrated International Women's Day on March 8 by organizing 'Move 4 Women' campaign in which 17 different organizations, including the Federation of Nepalese Journalists (FNJ) and Freedom Forum, had collaborated. The campaign rally was organized to encourag the participation of male journalists to ensure…..Read More

Training of the Trainers: Mentorship Development Training

NEFEJ, with support from the Free Press Unlimited (FPU) of the Netherlands, organized a three day mentorship development program from March 27 to 29 capacitate senior journalists from NEFEJ to make them able to mentor the journalists from various parts of the country to work on feature stories on various…..Read More

NEFEJ holds Advance Summer School for Environment and Climate Change Reporting

NEFEJ, with support from the Free Press Unlimited (FPU) of the Netherlands, organized an advanced summer school for journalists from April 25 to 27 at NEFEJ. The summer school was organized to let the journalists become familiar with the concept of in- depth reporting on environment and climate change and…..Read More

Paani Chhalfal/Townhall meeting

Under the project, NEFEJ is organizing Paani Chhalfal - town hall meeting - to bring all the concerned stakeholders together to highlight environment and watershed related issues in order to identify solutions, develop a common understanding and formulate a consensus of action to be implemented by them to address the…..Read More

Essay and art competition

Under the same project, NEFEJ organized an Essay and Art Competition on 15 November 2018 in Janata Secondary School of Gadhwa Rural Municipality in Dang, Middle Rapti watershed in collaboration with HWEPC (Human Welfare and Environment Protection Center) and in support from USAID/Paani. This event was attended by students from…..Read More

Round Table on Downstream Impact, Preparedness and Adaptation in Karnali Watershed

NEFEJ organized a round table discussion on March 26, 2019 at Chisapani, Kailali, day before 3rd National River Summit, 2019. The main agenda for the discussion was impact on environmental, social, cultural, financial and aquatic biodiversity of lower Karnali watershed including dialogue on the pre-planning, restoration, conservation and management strategies…..Read More