Reports

An update on RTI filed at 753 local levels of Nepal Icon
An update on RTI filed at 753 local levels of Nepal
Annual Press Freedom Report 2017 Icon
Annual Press Freedom Report 2017

The report encloses freedom of press and expression updates from January to December 2017 which highlighted a total of 66 press freedom violations during this passing year 2017, a sharp rise compared to the previous year, 2016. Only 25 incidents were recorded in 2016.

 

Factors abound against Press Freedom: Media Mission III Report Icon
Factors abound against Press Freedom: Media Mission III Report

The Media Mission III Report prepared with field visit in the southern plains of east of Nepal on the eve of December 7, 2017 elections: finds no physical threats to journalists. However, political parties' influence, division and groupism within journalists, lack of technical skills, non-implementation of minimum pay scale to journalists, border crime are severe hindrances to the professionalism in journalism.

Huge Gender Gap in News Sources: Report Icon
Huge Gender Gap in News Sources: Report

The report contains evidence based quantitative data on gender divide in the main news contents of major nepali and english national dailies.

Nepali Media in Disaster: A Report Icon
Nepali Media in Disaster: A Report

The report describes impact of flooding and water inundation in the Provinces 1 and 3 after heavy monsoon rainfall from June 01, 2017.

Media Mission to Province No. 2- Report Icon
Media Mission to Province No. 2- Report

This report prepared after several discussions with Journalists and CSO representatives in Province No. 2 presents the overall status of media and CSOs in the southern plains of Nepal on the verge of Phase III Local Level Election 2017.

Relatively Free but haunting self-censorship: A Report of Far-West Media Mission Icon
Relatively Free but haunting self-censorship: A Report of Far-West Media Mission

This report is prepared by Freedom Forum after conducting a media mission on the run up to the second round of local level election in the far-west region of Nepal.

6% female bylines in 9 national dailies: A report Icon
6% female bylines in 9 national dailies: A report

This report presents an outcome of the assessment on women's participation in the Nepali print media as news source, news actors and news reporters in byline. The report presents slight improvement with the rise of female journalists and news sources in Nepali media contents.

Violations of Freedom of Expression and Opinion during First Round of Local Election in Nepal Icon
Violations of Freedom of Expression and Opinion during First Round of Local Election in Nepal

This report is prepared by Freedom Forum Nepal during the first round of local level election, June 2017 in Nepal. FF kept on monitoring FoE during election since it largely manifests the citizen's freedom of expression through ballots. So, any activity creating the atmosphere unfavourable to elections obviously is associated to the violation of freedom of expression.

Review Report_Online Media Operation Directive 2017 Icon
Review Report_Online Media Operation Directive 2017

This review report is prepared by  the team of expert of Freedom Forum being based on the international standard and constitutional provisions of freedom of expression (FoE). The review report of the new directive presenting areas of confusions and dilemmas within directive as well as recommendations for the betterment of FoE practices via online platform .